General Engineering Blackpool and the Fylde College


Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Engineering is one of the best industries for making it to the top, with excellent career opportunities available for appropriately qualified and skilled personnel. The HNC in General Engineering aims to foster the technical and transferable skills required for employment within this specialised field. It is the product of close collaboration with key industry employers, many of whom support our students into employment. Graduates are now employed by major companies such as EDF Energy, Westinghouse (Springfields Fuels Ltd), BAE Systems, Airbus, NIC, GEC and Ford Motor Company as design, production, project or research and development engineers. Others have progressed to our BEng (Hons) Mechatronics.

  • Qualification

    Higher National Certificate - HNC

  • Study mode


  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    10 September 2018

  • Duration

    1 year

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 H100
Institution code B41
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 80 points
A level CCC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMP
Access to HE Diploma Pass full Access to Higher Education Diploma

Applicants who are able to demonstrate relevant work/life skills or knowledge will also be considered on an individual basis.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7,925 Year 1
International £8,925 Year 1
England £7,925 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7,925 Year 1
Scotland £7,925 Year 1
Wales £7,925 Year 1

Additional fee information

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