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Fire Engineering with Foundation Year BEng (Hons)

Birmingham City University

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Millennium Point Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    19-SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

OVERVIEW

Interested in a career in the Fire Engineering Industry? Why not study our BEng (Hons) Fire Engineering course. The BEng (Hons) Fire Engineering undergraduate course is designed to meet the requirements of relevant professional bodies and will give your career opportunities in fire engineering. The course will help bring together expertise from the local area in teaching, practice and research to build a team of experts that can provide teaching and learning to the next generation of Fire Engineers.

This experience, and our outstanding industry links, will give you a competitive edge, enabling you to progress to a successful career when you graduate. Throughout the course, emphasis will be placed on self-motivation, critical thinking and analytical depth. Our vision is to develop real world engineers, proudly made in Birmingham, who will change the world, each in their own way.

The level of education provided by the courses are appropriate to those students who will eventually hold senior management positions within the fire-related professions or would like to become fire engineers. The course emphasises Fire Engineering in the context of buildings and infrastructure. As a result you will find that the course is now characterised by parallel themes of management, engineering and project work. The management theme will develop your capabilities as a project manager in the field of fire engineering, whilst the project modules will provide scope for integrative studies on practical engineering and design situations.

EMPLOYABILITY

OpportUNIty

OpportUNIty: Student Jobs on Campus ensures that our students are given a first opportunity to fill many part-time temporary positions within the University. This allows you to work while you study with us, fitting the job around your course commitments. By taking part in the scheme, you will gain valuable experiences and employability skills, enhancing your prospects in the job market.

It will also allow you to become more involved in University life by delivering, leading and supporting many aspects of the learning experience, from administration to research and mentoring roles

Application deadline

26 January

Tuition fees

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£ 13,200per year

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

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80 UCAS pointsA maximum of 3 subjects are considered. These can be other A-levels or level 3 equivalents.

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Birmingham City University

  • University League Table

    82nd

  • Campus address

    Birmingham City University, University House, 15 Bartholomew Row, Birmingham, Birmingham, B5 5JU, England

One of only four UK universities offering a Master's in International Human Resource Management which is also fully CIPD-accredited.
ACCA programmes are taught in a Platinum status centre, showing that the university meets ACCA performance targets for course tuition and support.
Many master's courses now offer international students six-month professional placements towards the end of their studies.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    92nd out of 122 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    111 52%

    80th

    6
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    54.0 54%

    91st

    4
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.88 78%

    89th

    27

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