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Course summary

Course overview

  • Planning to build on your foundation degree or HND in engineering and move into a role with more responsibility and better prospects? This is the course for you.
  • Gain the knowledge you’ll need to use technological principles to solve engineering problems.
  • Generate innovative solutions to challenging issues in fields like maintenance, precision technologies, machine diagnostics, engineering management, and technology specification.
  • You’ll reflect on the applied processes that underpin engineering practice. You’ll learn to evaluate the social, environmental and financial consequences of your actions as an engineer.
Why study with us
  • You’ll have access to arguably one of the best undergraduate laboratories in the country with specialist computing facilities.
  • Our course is delivered by staff from the School of Engineering who are active in both research and knowledge transfer.
  • Benefit from the latest high-quality equipment available in our new £35m Engineering Innovation Centre.


Year 1: Compulsory modules; Manufacturing Technologies and Sustainable Manufacturing, , Mechanical Systems Reliability, Material, Tribotechnology and Surface Engineering, Project. Optional modules - choose one; Project Management OR Maintenance Management. Optional modules - choose one; Engineering Simulation OR Fundamental of Engineering.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Mechanical Engineering Foundation Degree or Dip HE.

English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic)6with no component score less than 5.5 (to have been taken within the 2 years prior to the course commencement date)

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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

Additional fee information

*subject only to annual increase in line with UK Retail Price Index inflation rate
Mechanical Maintenance Engineering (Top-Up) at University of Central Lancashire - UCAS