36 months
27000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Engineering and Entrepreneurship programme from The University of Exeter is a pioneering programme, designed to support innovators and entrepreneurs in the fields of mechanical and electronic engineering

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  • The Engineering and Entrepreneurship programme from The University of Exeter is aimed at aspiring engineers and designers with a flair for business and the uncanny ability to solve complex problems 
  • Pitch your engineering idea at the end of the third year to a panel of judges for the chance to take forward your business with the University’s support
  • Gain technical expertise alongside team-working, management and entrepreneurial skills
  • Focus on problem-based learning: work on real-world projects with industry partners

Your future

Our engineering and entrepreneurship degrees aim to help you develop an entrepreneurial mind-set. You will graduate with the practical toolkit necessary to inspire innovative ideas, create entrepreneurial engineering solutions to real-world challenges, undertake rigorous market validation and develop and launch viable and sustainable new enterprises.

Engineers have a reputation as being articulate, numerate, problem solvers, who claim great job satisfaction. Typically, salaries are significantly higher for engineering graduates than the average for other graduates.

Exeter has an excellent reputation with graduate recruiters and a strong employment record. Our graduates excel in specialist engineering fields and across a broad range of other sectors and some have also gone on to successfully launch their own businesses, taking their engineering solutions to market.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Mechanics, Materials and Electronics
  • Engineering Mathematics and Scientific Computing
  • Multi-Disciplinary Group Challenge Project
  • Entrepreneurship 
  • Modelling of Engineering Systems
  • Solid Mechanics
  • Economics and Company Finance

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A-Level AAB - ABB GCE AL Maths grade B and another science* subject at grade B. Candidates may offer GCE AL Maths, Pure Maths or Further Maths
  • IB 34/665-32/655 HL5 in Mathematics (Analysis and Approaches) and HL5 in another Science subject. Applicants achieving IB Maths SL7 plus IB HL5 in Physics will also be considered.
  • BTEC DDD - DDM See below under 'read more' for further information
  • GCSE C or 4 English Language

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Exeter

649 - 1087 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Engineering and Entrepreneurship
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