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Exeter College

Mechanical Engineering

UCAS Code: 8BHG

Higher National Certificate - HNC

Entry requirements


UCAS Tariff

64

You will need a minimum of 64 UCAS tariff points from AS Level, A Level or AVCE programmes which includes mathematics and physics, BTEC National Diploma/Certificate/Extended Diploma including at least merits in mathematics and mechanical principles, GNVQ Advanced, an Access to Higher Education Diploma or other qualifications deemed equivalent to the above. Consideration will be given to applicants who have substantial relevant industrial experience. An interview will be required.

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About this course


Course option

1.0year

Full-time | 2021

This programme will help those looking to develop a career as a mechanical design/test engineer. During the course you will enhance your problem solving skills by studying topics such fluid mechanics and mechanical principles. Based in the state of the art Technology Centre, you have the choice between a full time or part time programme in which you will achieve a HNC qualification in either one or two years respectively. You will already have gained an HNC and this ‘top-up’ is to gain a HND with a third year of study. You should either be employed by or intend to pursue a career in a relevant industry. You will study a number of core modules alongside your specialist modules. Modules will develop your understanding of a wide range of engineering techniques and
provide you with the analytical tools and concepts necessary to understand the technical and managerial issues you may face in an engineering career. You will apply theories and techniques to real world examples.

All previous students have either achieved a promotion or progressed their career in a job with increased responsibility, following this programme. You may also wish to continue your studies. You can progress on to an HND programme with Exeter College.

Tuition fees

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England
£7,495
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EU
£7,495
per year
Northern Ireland
£7,495
per year
Scotland
£7,495
per year
Wales
£7,495
per year

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Course location:

Exeter College

Department:

Engineering and Construction

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