BEng (Hons) Automotive Engineering*
in Wales for Teaching Satisfaction*
riser in the Guardian University Guide 2019
in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)
UCAS code: H431
Year of entry: 2020
UCAS Tariff: 112
Duration: 3YRS (FT)
Institution code: G53
Why choose this course?
Recent reports show how vital the automotive sector is to a prosperous UK economy with its contribution reaching over £20 billion. Last year, the manufacturing sector turned over a record-breaking £82 billion, marking the automotive industry as the UK’s largest manufacturing export sector. This is due to the hands of its 814,000 employees, and reports state that up to 28,000 new jobs will have to be fulfilled by 2020.
This honours degree has been designed for the automotive industry in response to the shortfall of mechanical engineers. It is for those who have a strong interest in mechanical engineering and a clear desire to develop their knowledge and skills in automotive engineering.
The course fully explores the engineering, design, analysis and development of modern cars using various race cars as support for teaching. It also puts emphasis on learning transferable skills applicable to many other industries.
You can also choose to study this course as a foundation year BEng Hons Automotive Engineering (with foundation year) UCAS Code: H331
*Subject to re-accreditation