General Engineering with a Year in Industry, B.Eng. | University of Sheffield | Sheffield, United Kingdom
B.Eng. On Campus

General Engineering with a Year in Industry

48 months
26950 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Taught by world-leading experts from our seven outstanding engineering departments, this four-year General Engineering with a Year in Industry course from University of Sheffield will ensure you develop a broad knowledge and understanding of engineering, while developing skills in independent thinking and the professional skills necessary for a career in industry. 


We offer a bachelor degree in General Engineering with a Year in Industry at University of Sheffield. While you are responsible for securing your placement, we have a dedicated Engineering Placement Team to help you. They will provide advice and support through the application process and beyond.

Key Features 

  • Being accepted onto the year in industry is subject to achieving a satisfactory performance. The year in industry is monitored and assessed by an academic member of staff and will appear on your final degree title.
  • We also offer a non-specialist stream, which allows you to continue studying a variety of disciplines. You'll spend your final year studying your chosen stream. The interdisciplinary ethos of your degree will be continued in an advanced research, or industry-led, final-year project.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Electromechanical Energy Transformation
  • Further General Engineering Mathematics
  • Mechanical and Functional Behaviour of Materials
  • Mechanics of Structures 
  • Process and Product Design 
  • Systems and Control

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Levels + additional qualifications | AAA, including Maths and Physics + A in a relevant EPQ; AAA, including Maths and Physics + A in AS or B in A Level Further Maths
  • International Baccalaureate | 38, with 6 in Higher Level Maths and Physics
  • BTEC | D*DD in Engineering or Applied Science + A in A Level Maths
  • Scottish Highers + 2 Advanced Highers | AAAAA + AA in Maths and Physics
  • Welsh Baccalaureate + 2 A Levels | A + A*A in Maths and Physics
  • Access to HE Diploma | 60 credits overall in a relevant subject, with 45 credits at Level 3, including 42 credits at Distinction (to include Maths and Physics or another relevant science) and 3 credits at Merit + grade A in A Level Maths. Applicants are considered individually 
  • Mature students - explore other routes for mature students

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26950 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 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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