Leicester College

Engineering Leicester College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd


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Course summary

TEF Gold

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

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With a career in engineering as your chosen route, this course offers pathways in both mechanical and electrical/electronic engineering. The HND in engineering course is designed to enable learners who may have come through a vocational route to progress into higher education, building on the knowledge gained at level 3.

Course details


The course is made up of sixteen 15c credit units. You will need to complete eight units in Year 1 and a further eight units in Year 2. Units include Analytical methods for engineers, Engineering science, Project design, Business management techniques for engineers, Management of projects, Electrical and electronic principles, Programmable logic controllers, Combinational and sequential logic, Engineering design, Quality assurance and management, mechatronic systems, Further analytical methods for engineers, Quality and business improvement techniques, Electronic principles, Application of power electronics, Electrical electronic and digital principles.

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 code 001H
Institution code L36
Campus name Abbey Park Campus
Campus code 1

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

International applicants from non-European Union / EEA nationals should contact the International Office directly (internationaloffice@leicestercollege.ac.uk) to discuss your application options on the basis of your likely visa status. International applications will be considered on an individual case by case basis. More information for international applicants is available at: https://leicestercollege.ac.uk/study/international/

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 32 points Standard entry is 32 UCAS points consisting of at least 1 full Level 3 qualification in a related subject.
AS Levels are only counted towards your UCAS tariff in combination with a Full Level 3 qualification.
We welcome applicants who do not match standard entry requirements but who can demonstrate ability to study this subject at university level and can evidence relevant experience.
A level EE
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) PPP
Access to HE Diploma Pass
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) PP

A minimum IELTS score of 5.5 is required for non-English speakers

Additional entry requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £6,165 Year 1
England £6,165 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6,165 Year 1
Scotland £6,165 Year 1
Wales £6,165 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Leicester College
Freemen's Park Campus
Aylestone Road

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0116 224 2240

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