Oxford Brookes University

Motorsport Technology (Bridgwater and Taunton College) Oxford Brookes University Degree level: Undergraduate


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A distinguishing feature of this course is its practical and applied motorsport emphasis, which it derives from industries local to the University and the expertise of the staff. Graduates of the course should be able to work effectively in industry as part of design, development or research teams with the skills necessary to turn concepts into drawings and through to the manufacturing and assembly processes. Bridgwater College has a championship winning race team that has competed at Castle Combe, and in the BRSCC OSS championship with our Radical PR6. Industry links include Xtrac, Williams, Force India and other related motorsport engineering companies. Brooklands College have successfully competed at race circuits up and down the country - bringing home a number of trophies. They are currently competing in the Formula Vee 750 series and BTRDA Rally Cross Production Class. Their links within the motorsport industry include McLaren, West Surrey Racing and Gordon Murray Designs.

Course details


The course extends the studies undertaken during a Foundation degree in Motorsport Technology or equivalent into a full BEng by studying engine technology and sustainable engineering as well us undertaking an individual project and a group design project in the Motorsports areas.

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 H333
Institution code O66
Campus name Bridgwater and Taunton College
Campus code B

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

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further 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

Foundation Degree (Engineering) in Motorsport Engineering from Brooklands or Bridgwater College.
Foundation Degrees from other Universities or Colleges will be admitted if their modules are equivalent.

Additional entry requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £7,570 Year 1
EU £7,570 Year 1
International £9,270 Year 1
England £7,570 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7,570 Year 1
Scotland £7,570 Year 1
Wales £7,570 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please note tuition fees may increase in subsequent years for both new and continuing students in line with an inflationary amount determined by government. Oxford Brookes University intends to continue to set fees at the maximum level permitted for new and returning Home/EU students. Fees are subject to agreement by the Office for Students.

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