• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
If you have an interest in improving and creating products and want to top up your HND or Foundation degree to a full Bachelor's degree, this Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (Distance Learning) (Top up) (Hons) (2 Year) at University of Portsmouth is ideal.

About

The Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (Distance Learning) (Top up) (Hons) (2 Year) at University of Portsmouth is delivered by distance learning over 2 years. So you can easily fit it around work and other commitments. You’ll learn the fundamentals of engineering science and design, including Computer-Aided Design (CAD), and specialise in advanced subjects such as conservation and quality management.

With your Bachelor's degree, you'll contribute more to your employer, boost your career prospects and be prepared for work in engineering and technology in areas such as consumer product design, robotics, defence or aerospace.

After the course, you'll be eligible to apply for Incorporated Engineer (IEng) status and progress to Chartered Engineer status (CEng) with further study and experience.

Careers and opportunities

There's currently a shortage of talented engineers in the UK and abroad, so there will be many opportunities open to you when you graduate.

Previous graduates have gone on to work in areas including:

  • product design
  • manufacturing and installation
  • project management
  • research development

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Manufacturing Systems
  • Materials and Engineering Systems
  • Design and Sustainable Development
  • Individual Project
  • Operations and Quality Management
  • Advanced Materials for Product Realisation
  • Computer Aided Engineering (Product Realisation)

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • An appropriate HND, Foundation degree, or successful completion of 2 years of degree study in an appropriate subject.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2310 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2310 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2310 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2310 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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