Automotive and Motorsport Engineering Technology (Top Up)

Blackpool and the Fylde College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Lancaster University
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Course summary

TEF Gold

Blackpool and the Fylde College has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.

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This innovative programme has been designed for those who want to transform their passion for automotive or motorsport vehicle engineering into a rewarding career in this fast-moving sector. The programme has been developed in collaboration with local, national and global employers and is validated by Lancaster University. Graduates can be confident they will be entering the job market with a qualification and the essential skills and knowledge in high demand as the sector continues to transform with its move away from fossil fuels and the advent of autonomous vehicles. As well as technical skills and knowledge, our supportive team will help you to develop broader skills in communication, creative problem solving and critical thinking, ensuring you enter the workplace ready to make an immediate impact. Investment both in the world of mass-production and motorsport vehicle development in the research of alternative power sources is increasing. The most basic family cars are rolling off the production line with a plethora of advanced driver assisted technologies. Manufacturers are competing to be the leaders in fully connected and autonomous vehicles. There has rarely been a more exciting time to be involved in the transformation of a well-established sector.

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 codeT3M7
Institution code B41
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Scottish Higher Not accepted

Only students who have studied the Foundation Degree in Automotive Engineering and Technology (Motorsport) at Blackpool and The Fylde College and achieved a minimum of a Pass will be considered for this top-up course.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7925 Year 1
Scotland £7925 Year 1
Wales £7925 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7925 Year 1
EU £7925 Year 1
International £8925 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please note: our course fees are accurate at time of publishing. However, government information may change at short notice and we reserve the right to update our fees accordingly
Automotive and Motorsport Engineering Technology (Top Up) at Blackpool and the Fylde College - UCAS