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Automotive Engineering University of Brighton Degree level: Undergraduate

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The University of Brighton is recognised by the UK’s Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) as the National Centre of Excellence for Internal Combustion Engine Thermal Efficiency.

Study with internationally renowned researchers and benefit from strong links with organisations at the forefront of engine technology innovation on this integrated course.

Our Automotive Engineering MEng gives you the opportunity to study at in-depth masters level, extending your technical understanding, knowledge of business, and developing management and leadership skills. Designed with input from industry experts and accrediting bodies, this course provides a solid foundation in mechanical engineering and builds your automotive knowledge.

You will learn with a team with an international reputation for automotive research, and undertake projects contributing to this research. You will work in interdisciplinary teams on design and engineering projects and have the chance to join the Formula Student team, developing your teamwork, project management, presentation and communication skills.

How to apply

Application deadlines

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

15 January

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 120 - 104 points
A level BBB - BCC Must include a B in A level Maths, plus a physical science.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM - DMM To include 'further maths for engineering techs'
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 26 points Must include three subjects at Higher Level, two to be Maths and Physics at grade 5.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H3, H3, H3, H3, H4


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

For Home or EU applicants placement years attract an annual fee of £1,230. Many of our courses include the option of a salaried placement year. Standard tuition fees for full-time international students starting in 2018 vary by course type : Classroom-based courses £12,900 per year. Non-classroom based (laboratory/workshop-based) courses £14,040 per year Placement year £2,000 per year. International students should confirm the tuition fee for the course you are applying for by using our course finder (brighton.ac.uk/courses). Mandatory requirements for your course are covered by the tuition fees. These include things such as health or criminal record checks, specialist materials and mandatory field trips. Optional field trips, accommodation and course materials are not included in the tuition fees and you will need to pay for these yourself. Please contact the school that delivers your course about possible extra costs before you apply. The fees listed here are for full-time courses beginning in the academic year 2018–19. Further tuition fees are payable for each subsequent year of study and are subject to an annual increase of no more than 5% or RPI (whichever is the greater). The annual increase for UK/EU students, who are subject to regulated fees, will increase no more than the statutory maximum fee. The tuition fee you have to pay depends on a number of factors including the kind of course you take, and whether you study full- or part-time. If you are studying part-time you will normally be charged on a pro rata basis depending on the number of modules you take.

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University of Brighton
Mithras House
Lewes Road
Brighton
BN2 4AT


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