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Engineering and Technology with Foundation Year BEng (Hons)

University of Portsmouth

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) - BEng (Hon)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Overview

If you've got ambitions for a career in engineering, but don’t meet the entry requirements for one of our Bachelor's degree programmes, then this BEng (Hons) Engineering and Technology degree with foundation year is ideal.

In your first year, you’ll develop your skills in maths, science and technology. You can then take your skills and knowledge onto one of our engineering and technology degree courses.

With a degree in engineering, you can start a career as a professional engineer in areas such as civil engineering, manufacturing engineering, electronic and energy engineering, and aerospace.

What you'll experience

On this course you'll:

  • Get a grounding in the maths, science and technology skills that are vital for studying engineering at degree level
  • Choose the degree route to follow after your foundation year – subjects we offer include civil, mechanical and electronic engineering
  • Apply your engineering skills in practical settings, working with our local charity and business partners on projects
  • Spend time in our tech labs, such as the Analogue Electronics Laboratory
  • Get student membership of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), paid for by the University.

Careers and opportunities

When you finish your degree course, our Careers and Employability service can help you find a job that puts your skills to work in the industry.

What jobs can you do with an Engineering and Technology with Foundation Year degree?

Previous engineering graduates have gone on to enjoy successful careers in roles such as manufacturing engineer, product design engineer, aerospace engineer and project manager.

Other graduates have continued their studies at postgraduate level or set up successful businesses with help and support from the University.

After you leave the University, you can get help, advice and support for up to 5 years from our Careers and Employability service as you advance in your career.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 17,600per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Portsmouth

  • University League Table

    61st

  • Campus address

    University of Portsmouth, University House, Winston Churchill Avenue, Portsmouth, Portsmouth, PO1 2UP, England

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Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    27th out of 32 9

  • Entry standards

    / Max 241
    106 48%

    27th

    15
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    n/a

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.03 81%

    13th

    5

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