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Mechanical Engineering Foundation Programme BEng (Hons)

City, University of London

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-22

  • Duration

    1 Years

Course summary

The Foundation course provides a pathway to BEng and MEng degree courses in Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering.

Who is it for?

If you wish to study Mechanical or Aeronautical BEng/MEng degrees at City, University of London, but do not satisfy the entry requirements, Foundation courses can be the first year of a four-year BEng, or a five-year MEng, degree.

Objectives

The overall aim of these programmes and their more specialised routes is to provide a wellrounded education and also specialised training for a professional career in the aeronautical, air transport and associated industries or the industries underpinned by the mechanical engineering disciplines, including energy engineering and automotive engineering. This will include the research, development, design, production, commissioning and management aspects of those industries.

The emphasis in the Foundation courses is on developing your study skills and ability in mathematics, physical sciences, engineering and computing.

Teaching and learning

As a Foundation course student, you will take most of your classes at Westminster Kingsway College. Some laboratory classes are taken at City, University of London. Both institutions emphasise tutorial support and study skills. There is some flexibility to change to a different engineering course after the foundation year, subject to the agreement of the course director concerned.

Further study

Students who successfully complete the Foundation course may progress onto the following programmes at City:

  • BEng Aeronautical Engineering
  • MEng Aeronautical Engineering
  • BEng Mechanical Engineering
  • MEng Mechanical Engineering
  • BEng Engineering
  • MEng Engineering.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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Entry requirements

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A level : CCC

CCC to include A level Mathematics at grade C or AS level Mathematics at grade AA level General Studies, Critical Thinking and Citizenship are not accepted

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University information

City, University of London

  • University League Table

    52nd

  • Campus address

    City, University of London, Northampton Square, City of London, EC1V 0HB, England

City is one of the most international UK universities. Students are from over 160 countries, creating a diverse, cosmopolitan university community.
City's supportive alumni network stretches across the globe. They help those thinking of moving to London and organise in-country events after graduation.
City's international student advice team give guidance on the application process, answers questions on visa and immigration issues and check visa documents.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    57th out of 74 11

  • Entry standards

    / Max 241
    110 48%

    54th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    65 65%

    57th

    12
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.87 77%

    44th

    17

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