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Manufacturing Engineering (Hons), B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #82 (QS) ,
This Manufacturing Engineering (Hons) degree from the University of Nottingham will provide you with the engineering and management knowledge and skills needed to improve productivity, reduce costs of manufacture and ensure products and services are delivered to industry when required.

About

This Manufacturing Engineering (Hons) degree from the University of Nottingham will provide you with the engineering knowledge and skills needed to improve productivity, reduce costs of manufacture and ensure products and services are delivered to industry when required. Manufacturing operates in a global competitive market and engineers are in great demand in the UK and abroad, in high-value sectors such as the aerospace, automotive, Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) and pharmaceutical industries.

Careers

Along with an accredited engineering degree, you will have gained the practical and theoretical skills needed to develop and manufacture products and the production systems to manufacture them efficiently. Your transferable skills will include effective communication and problem-solving.

Years one and two

The first two years provide a good grounding in the broad fundamentals of engineering science and engineering design. The science subjects studied include thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, solid mechanics, dynamics and electro-mechanical systems. In design, the emphasis is on project work and in both the first and second years, you will undertake a design, make and test project, which you will manufacture in the department's student workshop.

Year three 

Year three features a major individual project in manufacturing engineering over the full year, making up a third of your studies. In addition to compulsory manufacturing modules, you will study a range of optional modules in manufacturing, operations management and human factors. This provides you with the flexibility to tailor the course to your interests.

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Accreditation

This degree has been accredited by the Institute of Engineering and Technology under licence from the UK regulator, the Engineering Council. Accreditation is a mark of assurance that the degree meets the standards set by the Engineering Council in the UK Standard for Professional Engineering Competence (UK-SPEC).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Design and Design Project
  • Materials and Manufacturing
  • Mathematics for Engineers
  • Programming, Professional and Laboratory Skills
  • Statics and Dynamics
  • Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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Academic Requirements

  • A level offer: AAB
  •  Three A levels including A in maths and preferably physics (including a pass in the practical element), excluding General Studies, Critical Thinking, Citizenship Studies, CIE Global Perspectives and Research, CIE Thinking Skills. 
  • A foundation year is available for those with BBB grades but not in the required subjects.
  • IB score 34 (6 in maths at Higher Level or 7 at Standard Level; plus preferably Physics at Higher or Standard Level) excluding Maths Studies.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21060 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21060 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Nottingham

  • 583 - 980 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

The University of Nottingham offers a wide range of bursaries and scholarships. These funds can provide you with an additional source of non-repayable financial help.

International/EU students

Our International Baccalaureate Diploma Excellence Scholarship is available for select students paying overseas fees who achieve 38 points or above in the International Baccalaureate Diploma. We also offer a range of High Achiever Prizes for students from selected countries, schools and colleges to help with the cost of tuition fees.

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