University Centre Myerscough

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Central Lancashire

Agricultural Machinery Engineering

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Course summary

The course provides students with both the technical and managerial skills necessary to operate at the increasingly high and complex levels in the mechanisation industry. The course draws on diverse disciplines such as machinery, business, science, engineering, IT and logistics. Although focused on the managerial aspect of the chosen career path, considerable time is spent honing practical skills in the workshops in project development and industry case studies.

Modules

Year 1 - Information Technology and CAD; Academic and Vocational Skills; Agricultural Machinery Management; Engineering Principles; Fundamentals of Tractor Design and Engineering (double module). Year 2 - Manufacturing and Fabrication (double module); Industry Project; Drive Train Systems for Agricultural Machinery; Electrical Systems for Agricultural Machinery; Precision Solutions for Agricultural Machinery


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
H3N2
Institution code:
M99
Campus name:
Preston Campus
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Normally 5 GCSEs Including Maths and English (or equivalents) are required, however, applicants are advised to check with the University Centre if they do not possess the specific qualifications. The University Centre may consider applicants with work experience within a relevant industry in place of some qualifications. Applicants who believe they may be eligible for Accreditation of Prior Certificated and/or Experiential Learning (APCL/APEL) will be considered on an individual basis. If you have any queries in relation to entry qualifications, then please contact the University Centre directly.

Additional entry requirements

Interview

You may be required to attend an interview and will be contacted directly if this is the case.


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6Applicants for whom English is a second language must be able to demonstrate proof of International English Language Testing System at level 6.0 (with no component score lower than 5.5) or equivalent.

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £14500 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £14500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Additional costs for items that are essential for the course include: flame proof overalls and safety footwear - £85. Additional costs for opportunities and items that are optional for the course include: accommodation and subsistence on field trips and visits - £40, Team Polo shirts - £24
Agricultural Machinery Engineering at University Centre Myerscough - UCAS