Engineering Management

Ulster University

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

Important notice – campus change This course will move to the Belfast campus. Students will change campus part way through this course. The BEng Hons Engineering Management is a four-year, professionally accredited, undergraduate engineering course that is designed to equip you with a valuable blend of engineering and management skills. It provides you with a broad based education and includes studies in engineering technology and materials, manufacturing systems and processes, product and system design, complemented by studies in business and management. Optional subjects offer you the opportunity to pursue your particular interests. During your industrial placement year you experience and participate in real-life engineering and you learn how theory relates to practice. Successful completion of the placement leads to the award of the Diploma in Professional Practice (DPP) upon graduation. As professional engineers, graduates from the course are in high demand not only in manufacturing industry but also are employed in utilities, transportation, primary industries, consultancy and business.

Course details

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeH710
Institution code U20
Campus nameJordanstown
Campus codeJ

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level BBB With a minimum Grade B in one from GCE A level Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Physics, Technology and Design (CCEA), Chemistry, Single or Double Award Science/Applied Science or an Engineering subject area. Or alternatively Minimum of Grades BBB to include two from A Level Accounting, Biology, Business Studies, Computing, ICT, Design and Technology, Economics, Geography, Psychology, Software Systems Development or Digital Technology. Desirable Subject Offer - GCE A Level Maths, Further Maths or Physics. Applicants presenting any of the above Desirable Subjects will receive a two grade reduction at the time of offer i.e. BCC. The Desirable Subject can be achieved at grade C or B. See the GCSE subject and grade requirements including specific Mathematics grade required depending on the GCE A level subject presented.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDD If applicants only have GCSE Mathematics grade C or 4 then they also require at least a Merit grade in a unit of Mathematics for Engineering Technicians or Further Mathematics for Engineering Technicians. BTEC RQF National Extended Diploma - DDM. If applicants only have GCSE Mathematics grade C or 4 then they also require at least a Merit grade in a unit of Engineering Principles and Merit in Calculus to Solve Engineering Problems. The Faculty of Computing and Engineering accept combinations of A Levels, BTEC Subsidiary Diploma/National Extended Certificate, 90-Credit Diploma/National Foundation Diploma and BTEC Diploma/ National Diploma. For further information on the requirements for this course please contact Faculty admissions staff by T: +44 (0)28 9036 6305 or E: [email protected] . Entry equivalences can also be viewed in the online prospectus at
Access to HE Diploma D: 24 credits M: 21 credits The entry requirement for this course is successful completion of an Ulster University validated Access route in Engineering/Science/Technology with Overall Mark of 65% and 65% in NICATS Mathematics Level 2. Equivalent Mathematics qualifications considered for the Mathematics requirement. Other Access courses considered individually, please contact admissions staff: T: +44 (0)28 9036 6305 E: [email protected]
Scottish Higher BBBBC To include minimum of BB in Mathematics and a science subject.
Scottish Advanced Higher CCC To include Mathematics and a science subject.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 27 points To include 13 at Higher Level and to include minimum grade 5 in Mathematics and an another Higher Level science subject. Grade 4 in English Language also required in overall profile.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) 120 UCAS Tariff points to include a minimum of four subjects at Higher Level and one subject at Ordinary Level. Higher level Mathematics at minimum grade H5 and English at grade H6 is also required or English O4 and Maths O3 if not sitting HL. Higher Level subjects must include two from Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics/Chemistry, Technology, Computing, Biology or Engineering.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE Mathematics Grade B, C*, 5 (or equivalent). Applicants with the first A Level subject options do not require Double Award Science GCSE. Applicants with the second A Level subject options MUST also have grades BB, C*C*, 55 or above in GCSE Double Award Science or GCSE Grades BB. C*C*, 55 (or equivalent) in 2 from Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Technology, Manufacturing, Engineering, Additional Maths, or Statistics. GCSE Grade C or above in English Language (or equivalent).

English Language Requirements English language requirements for international applicants The minimum requirement for this course is Academic IELTS 6.0 with no band score less than 5.5. Trinity ISE: Pass at level III also meets this requirement for Tier 4 visa purposes. Ulster recognises a number of other English language tests and comparable IELTS equivalent scores.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £4395 Year 1
Northern Ireland £4395 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £14060 Year 1

Additional fee information

The fees displayed for International students and students from England, Scotland and Wales are for academic year 2019/20 and are subject to an incremental increase for academic year 2020/21. Further information about full time undergraduate fees can be found at If you are from England, Scotland or Wales and want to study a full-time undergraduate degree at Ulster University, you can take advantage of one of our special discounts, each year of your course. For further information visit
Engineering Management at Ulster University - UCAS