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Engineering with an Integrated Foundation Year (4 or 5 Years)

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UCAS course code
H108
UCAS institution code
M20
Degree awarded
Bachelor/Master of Engineering(Hons)
Duration
1 (as part of 4/5 yr integrated degree programme)
Typical A-level offer
Students are accepted from a range of academic backgrounds. Each application is considered on its individual merits.

Full entry requirements

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

Students are accepted from a range of academic backgrounds. Each application is considered on its individual merits.

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course description

Engineering with an Integrated Foundation Year is a one year programme designed to improve your mathematical and scientific understanding and skills to a level where you will be able to start an engineering degree in the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences in one of the following subject areas:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Materials Science & Engineering

On the Foundation Year you will study mathematics, physics and (where appropriate) chemistry. In addition, you will take modules in Academic Skills and ICT (Information and Communication Technology). You will also complete a group project, related to your intended degree programme and supervised by an academic from your future School.

What are the special freatures of this programme? On the Integrated Foundation Year, you are an undergraduate at The University of Manchester. The course is taught at The University, by academics from The University. Provided you achieve the specific progression criteria for your chosen degree, completion of the integrated Foundation Year guarantees you a place on first year of your chosen degree.

Fees

The fees for 2016 entry have yet to be determined, as a guide, the fees for entry in 2015 are £9,000 per annum for home/EU students. For general fee information, please visit: Undergraduate fees

Scholarships/sponsorships

The Manchester Bursary is available to any student who is registered on an eligible first undergraduate degree course at Manchester and who has had a full financial assessment carried out by Student Finance. This bursary is additional to the government package of maintenance grants .

Details of country-specific funding available to international students can be found within our International country profiles. 

Contact details

Academic department
Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 4742
Email
Website
www.foundationstudies.eps.manchester.ac.uk
Academic department overview
 

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