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  • Qualification

    Higher National Certificate - HNC

  • Location

    Pontypridd

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

Accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, the mechanical engineering HNC will help build a firm foundation for employment as a senior technician in a range of engineering sectors including aviation, defence, medical engineering, engineering management, manufacturing, and the automotive industry.This two year part-time Mechanical Engineering course is ideal if you’re looking to develop your skills and knowledge to progress. It has been developed alongside industry professionals, which ensures that you will gain the understanding and experience that employers are looking for. You will gain transferable skills in communication, problem-solving and team work, which will make you attractive to employers in other sectors. Successful completion will give you the academic qualifications required to gain EngTech status.This HNC Mechanical Engineering course is based in our Treforest campus. USW Treforest is surrounded by green open spaces. Our students say they love the warm and friendly welcome and community atmosphere, as well as the convenience of living and studying in the same place.From listed buildings to new, modern structures, Treforest reflects the University’s history and its ambitions. Here you will find everything you need in one place - halls of residence, the library and sport centre, cafes and bars to eat and drink, and friends to spend time with.

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

A level : DD

Three GCSEs at grade C or above, including Mathematics and English languageApplications are considered on an individual basis.

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University information

University of South Wales

  • University League Table

    102nd

  • Campus address

    University of South Wales, Llantwit Road, Treforest, Pontypridd, Rhondda, Cynon, Taff, CF37 1DL, Wales

The university is in South Wales, UK, with campuses in and around the capital city of Wales, Cardiff. Cardiff is a modern, multicultural, and safe student city.
Choose from over 500 courses, some with guaranteed work placements and many leading to professional certification.
The University of South Wales offers competitive tuition fees, generous scholarships and convenient payment plans.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    52nd out of 72 8

  • Entry standards

    / Max 241
    107 48%

    62nd

    8
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    88 88%

    12th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.05 81%

    25th

    38

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