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Course summary

Gain the specialist training you need for work or further study in the high speed rail and infrastructure sector. Course summary Gain the professional and technical skills required in the high speed rail sector Learn and apply science, IT and mathematics skills to railway engineering Benefit from embedded course contact with industry employers Manage projects to successful conclusions, using appropriate tools How you learn In this course, you'll gain the specialist knowledge you need to work on projects such as HS2, as well as future high speed rail plans. You'll utilise real industrial scenarios in cutting-edge facilities, based in the National College for High Speed Rail campuses, and benefit from close industry ties. You learn through:

  • Lectures and seminars
  • Practical projects
  • Creation and analysis of complex industrial documents
  • Groupwork
Applied learning Live projects The course offers a wealth of real-world experience, and the majority of your studies will be based on real scenarios. Networking opportunities Embedded delivery and contact with employers throughout the course supports students to develop technical skills and generic employability skills to enable them to progress into sustainable careers. Entry at level 5: Students who successfully complete the CertHE High Speed Rail and Infrastructure are eligible for direct entry to level 5 of the FdSc. Students with other rail related level 4 qualifications can be considered through RPL process.



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How to apply

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National College for High Speed Rail - Doncaster Campus
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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Please note that the information provided on this web page relates to 2021 courses and is subject to change without notice by Sheffield Hallam University.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £15860 Year 1
International £15860 Year 1

Additional fee information

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High Speed Rail and Infrastructure (NCATI Doncaster) at Sheffield Hallam University - UCAS