Electromechanical Engineering BEng (Hons) / MEng

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4 Years
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Waterside
Start Date
September

Overview Updated 24/09/2018

Our BEng (Hons) in Electromechanical Engineering covers a range of topics and associated areas, giving you the knowledge and skills expected of a modern engineer entering industry today. You will cover electrical, electronic and mechanical principles as well as materials and engineering design for manufacturing processes. We focus on sustainability and 3D design and simulation, teaching you the importance of ethical technical and business practices within modern organisations.

Course

Highlights

  • Opportunity to gain practical work experience
  • Option to study integrated postgraduate level

HP Laptop and software included with this course.

Additional

Information

Northamptonshire Engineering Training Partnership (NETP)

All of our Engineering programmes have links with the Northampton Engineering Training Partnership (NETP). The NETP is a partnership of engineering companies working with The University of Northampton. The partnership exists to create a pool of industry ready engineers of the highest calibre.

Course Details

Our BEng (Hons) in Electromechanical Engineering covers a range of topics and associated areas, giving you the knowledge and skills expected of a modern engineer entering industry today. You will cover electrical, electronic and mechanical principles as well as materials and engineering design for manufacturing processes. We focus on sustainability and 3D design and simulation, teaching you the importance of ethical technical and business practices within modern organisations.

This is a flexible course, with many options to add even more value to your studies. You can study for three years to achieve the BEng, and you can add an additional year in industrial placement between the second and third year, so that you can put your studies to practice. If you choose to, you can study for a further year to achieve the award of MEng, an integrated postgraduate stage.

Read more…

Open Days

See for yourself

Our Open Days offer you a fantastic opportunity to get a real taste of university life at Northampton and discover how studying here will be a life-changing experience.

Each Open Day has a packed programme of subjects talks, advice sessions and activities designed to give you all the information you need about studying at The University of Northampton.

To find out more about the day, please feel free to have a look at our Open Day Guide.

Careers

Career Opportunities

This course is an excellent foundation for careers in a wide range of industries including manufacture, telecommunications, pharmaceutical, automotive and medical, as well as in consultancy and Government services.

Typical employment opportunities include:

design (electrical and mechanical), development, manufacturing, technical sales, technical servicing, quality, marketing, technical writing.

Contacts

Course enquiries
study@northampton.ac.uk

Application status enquiries
admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

Current student enquiries
SID@northampton.ac.uk

International student enquiries
international@northampton.ac.uk

Enquire online
Online enquiry form

Applying for 2019
Facebook Applicant Group

Office hours:
Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

Phone Call

0300 303 2772
+44 (0)1604 892134
+44 (0)1604 892546

English Language Requirements

All International and EU students applying for a course with us must meet the following minimum English language requirements:

  • Minimum standard – IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent)
    for study at undergraduate level.

For information regarding English language requirements at the University, please see our IELTS page.

Entry Requirements

A typical offer would be BCC at A-Level or DMM at BTEC. We look for applicants with A-Level Maths at grade C or above and an A-Level in Science at grade C or above. In addition applicants who are not currently studying a qualification in Engineering will be expected to achieve A-Level grade C (or equivalent) in Mathematics, Physics or Chemistry.

 

Course Content

  • Electrical and Electronic Principles (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: ENG1050
    Core Module Y
  • Engineering Industry Practice (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: ENG1048
    Core Module Y
  • Introduction to Engineering Design (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: ENG1004
    Core Module Y
  • Materials Science (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: ENG1007
    Core Module Y
  • Mathematics for Engineers (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: ENG1051
    Core Module Y
  • Thermo-Fluid and Mechanical Principles (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: ENG1049
    Core Module Y

Course Stats

Facilities &

Special Features

  • You will benefit from industry workshops, innovative laboratories and computer-aided design suites.
  • Our engineering programmes have strong industry focus, aiming to build upon students’ knowledge and experience to prepare them for employment or further study.
  • Engagement with industry is actively encouraged and supported whenever possible. You will have an opportunity to undertake a placement year in the industry between year two and three, so that you can put your studies to practice.
  • Collaboration between The University of Northampton and local engineering companies (NETP), who provide paid placements opportunities for University students.
  • Possibility of an industry based final year project.

Changing Futures Week

Industry trips and tricks

Changing Futures is a five-day, University wide showcase of activities and industry speakers to help students explore skills and activities to develop their academic and personal lives.

Fees & Funding

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

Full Time: £9,250

Fourth year will be charged at MSc rate, subject to inflationary increase.

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

International: £12,000

Fourth year will be charged at MSc rate, subject to inflationary increase.

Scholarships

EU and International Scholarships

Sir Thomas White Scholarship

The Sir Thomas White scholarship will support and acknowledge an academically gifted student, with the proviso that the selection panel is confident that there is…

TD Lewis Scholarship

The T D Lewis Scholarship provides both undergraduate and postgraduate students with financial awards of up to £1,500.  This scholarship is awarded on educational excellence…

The Chancellor's Fund

The Chancellor’s Fund is a bi-annual fund providing students with awards of between £100 and £1,000. You must be a current student to apply. The…

The Reid Science and Engineering Bursary

The Reid Science and Engineering Bursary supports a small number of undergraduate students who are studying a full-time three year BSc or BEng in Environmental…

Wilson Endowment Scholarship

The Wilson Endowment Scholarship provides a £1,500 scholarship to undergraduate students from the Northamptonshire area. The endowed scholarship was donated in memory of Mr Lynn Wilson,…

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Updated 24/09/2018

  • Our BEng (Hons) in Electromechanical Engineering covers a range of topics and associated areas, giving you the knowledge and skills expected of a modern engineer entering industry today. You will cover electrical, electronic and mechanical principles as well as materials and engineering design for manufacturing processes. We focus on sustainability and 3D design and simulation, teaching you the importance of ethical technical and business practices within modern organisations.

    Course

    Highlights

    • Opportunity to gain practical work experience
    • Option to study integrated postgraduate level

    HP Laptop and software included with this course.

  • Our BEng (Hons) in Electromechanical Engineering covers a range of topics and associated areas, giving you the knowledge and skills expected of a modern engineer entering industry today. You will cover electrical, electronic and mechanical principles as well as materials and engineering design for manufacturing processes. We focus on sustainability and 3D design and simulation, teaching you the importance of ethical technical and business practices within modern organisations.

    This is a flexible course, with many options to add even more value to your studies. You can study for three years to achieve the BEng, and you can add an additional year in industrial placement between the second and third year, so that you can put your studies to practice. If you choose to, you can study for a further year to achieve the award of MEng, an integrated postgraduate stage.

    Read more…

    Additional

    Information

    Northamptonshire Engineering Training Partnership (NETP)

    All of our Engineering programmes have links with the Northampton Engineering Training Partnership (NETP). The NETP is a partnership of engineering companies working with The University of Northampton. The partnership exists to create a pool of industry ready engineers of the highest calibre.

    • See for yourself

      Our Open Days offer you a fantastic opportunity to get a real taste of university life at Northampton and discover how studying here will be a life-changing experience.

      Each Open Day has a packed programme of subjects talks, advice sessions and activities designed to give you all the information you need about studying at The University of Northampton.

      To find out more about the day, please feel free to have a look at our Open Day Guide.

    • Career Opportunities

      This course is an excellent foundation for careers in a wide range of industries including manufacture, telecommunications, pharmaceutical, automotive and medical, as well as in consultancy and Government services.

      Typical employment opportunities include:

      design (electrical and mechanical), development, manufacturing, technical sales, technical servicing, quality, marketing, technical writing.

  • A typical offer would be BCC at A-Level or DMM at BTEC. We look for applicants with A-Level Maths at grade C or above and an A-Level in Science at grade C or above. In addition applicants who are not currently studying a qualification in Engineering will be expected to achieve A-Level grade C (or equivalent) in Mathematics, Physics or Chemistry.

     

    Contacts

    Course enquiries
    study@northampton.ac.uk

    Application status enquiries
    admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

    Current student enquiries
    SID@northampton.ac.uk

    International student enquiries
    international@northampton.ac.uk

    Enquire online
    Online enquiry form

    Applying for 2019
    Facebook Applicant Group

    Office hours:
    Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
    Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

    Phone Call

    0300 303 2772

    +44 (0)1604 892134

    +44 (0)1604 892546

    • Electrical and Electronic Principles (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: ENG1050
      Core Module Y
    • Engineering Industry Practice (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: ENG1048
      Core Module Y
    • Introduction to Engineering Design (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: ENG1004
      Core Module Y
    • Materials Science (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: ENG1007
      Core Module Y
    • Mathematics for Engineers (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: ENG1051
      Core Module Y
    • Thermo-Fluid and Mechanical Principles (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: ENG1049
      Core Module Y
    • Industry trips and tricks

      Changing Futures is a five-day, University wide showcase of activities and industry speakers to help students explore skills and activities to develop their academic and personal lives.

  • Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    Full Time: £9,250

    Fourth year will be charged at MSc rate, subject to inflationary increase.

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    International: £12,000

    Fourth year will be charged at MSc rate, subject to inflationary increase.

    Scholarships

    EU and International Scholarships

    Sir Thomas White Scholarship

    The Sir Thomas White scholarship will support and acknowledge an academically gifted student, with the proviso that the selection panel is confident that there is…

    TD Lewis Scholarship

    The T D Lewis Scholarship provides both undergraduate and postgraduate students with financial awards of up to £1,500.  This scholarship is awarded on educational excellence…

    The Chancellor's Fund

    The Chancellor’s Fund is a bi-annual fund providing students with awards of between £100 and £1,000. You must be a current student to apply. The…

    The Reid Science and Engineering Bursary

    The Reid Science and Engineering Bursary supports a small number of undergraduate students who are studying a full-time three year BSc or BEng in Environmental…

    Wilson Endowment Scholarship

    The Wilson Endowment Scholarship provides a £1,500 scholarship to undergraduate students from the Northamptonshire area. The endowed scholarship was donated in memory of Mr Lynn Wilson,…

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