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Manufacturing and Production Engineering (Top Up) BEng

University of Derby

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Engineering - BEng

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 Years

Course summary

The top-up programme seeks to strike an equitable balance between academic technological aspects, practical applications and the transferable skills necessary for a successful career within manufacturing or production engineering. Such knowledge and pool of skills is being demanded by employers and professional bodies for a highly competitive market sector.You will develop knowledge base of the fundamental principles of manufacturing and production technology in order to facilitate decision making concerning manufacturing requirements, the selection of functional elements for manufacturing and production systems, materials and processes and the correct and most cost-effective use of both time and resources. You will have appreciation of the underpinning principles and constraints associated with manufacturing and production engineering technologies and the application of these technologies within an industrial engineering context.Current roles within the manufacturing industries are extremely technologically challenging with ever increasing paces of change and development, and many of the larger industries now operate on a global scale. Graduate employees must be able to meet the challenges presented by the constant search for improvement and the relentless pace of development that characterise these industries. Additionally, the development of management studies throughout the programme also plays an important part in your educational process. To that end, you will be encouraged to find work placements within the relevant industry to gain vital experience of current practices, systems and techniques.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 14,045per year

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Entry requirements

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HND in Mechanical Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering or other relevant Level 5 qualification. Higher National Diploma (HND) in relevant subject area with a minimum overall of Distinction.


University information

University of Derby

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    University of Derby, Kedleston Road, Derby, Derby, DE22 1GB, England

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