University Centre Grimsby

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Engineering (Mechatronics Pathway)

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Course summary

The programme evaluates the underpinning areas of engineering, processes, systems and technology with an emphasis on mechatronics, including various branches of science and mathematics. It is designed to provide students who are seeking to further their career in a range of mechatronics systems or robotics industries. The HNC provides students who have completed a BTEC Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma (or equivalent) in an Engineering discipline with a thorough understanding of eight further engineering subjects. On completion of the HNC in Engineering (Mechatronics Pathway), students can progress to the HND in General Engineering (Mechatronics Pathway) subject to grade achieved overall at HNC. For the Engineering (Mechatronics Pathway), students take the four mandatory core units, and an additional four optional units.


Unit 1: Engineering Design Unit 2: Engineering Maths Unit 3: Engineering Science Unit 4: Managing a Professional Engineering Project Unit 6: Mechatronics Unit 15: Automation, Robotics and PLC's Unit 8: Mechanical Principles Unit 19: Electrical & Electronic Principles

Assessment method

Assessment methods include a combination of written and practical assessments which must be submitted by set deadlines.

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from students requiring a Student visa. For more information, please contact the course provider.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Students will normally hold a BTEC Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma (or equivalent) in a relevant Engineering discipline.

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £5900 Year 1
England £5900 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5900 Year 1
Scotland £5900 Year 1
Wales £5900 Year 1
Channel Islands £5900 Year 1

Additional fee information

Accommodation costs are £85-105 per week.
Engineering (Mechatronics Pathway) at University Centre Grimsby - UCAS