501–600 th
World University Rankings 2021
101–200 th
Impact Rankings 2020
101–150 th
Young University Rankings 2020
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Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (Distance Learning) (Top-up) (2 Year) - University of Portsmouth

**Overview** If you have an interest in improving and creating products and want to top up your HND or Foundation degree to a full Bachelor's degree, this BEng (Hons) Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering top-up degree course is ideal. The course is delivered by distance learning over 2 or 3 years. So you can easily fit it around work and other commitments. You’ll learn the fundamentals of engineering science and design, including Computer-Aided Design (CAD), and specialise in advanced subjects such as conservation and quality management. With your Bachelor's degree, you'll contribute more to your employer, boost your career prospects and be prepared for work in engineering and technology in areas such as consumer product design, robotics, defence or aerospace. After the course, you'll be eligible to apply for Incorporated Engineer (IEng) status and progress to Chartered Engineer status (CEng) with further study and experience. **On this course you'll:** - Learn about the underlying elements of successful engineering and manufacturing projects, including solid mechanics and dynamics, and electrical and electronic principles - Specialise in advanced subjects such as Computer-Aided Design (CAD) engineering, sustainable product development and design for quality - Tap in to our Library’s electronic resources, which you can access from anywhere with a Web connection - Get the same support and similar benefits to students based on campus - Work at your own pace, in your own time and in your own location, with interactive online learning materials - Take part in live Web-based chat forums to discuss your work with lecturers and other students - If you can get to Portsmouth, you can also: - Use our CAD and rapid prototyping suites, energy systems lab, petroleum engineering lab, and metrology and 3D scanning microscopy facilities - Put your skills to the test by building your own products in our manufacturing workshops - Get involved in Formula Student, where you'll design, construct and test a competitive race car with fellow students **Work experience and career planning** If you're not currently in an engineering role, our Careers and Employability service can help you find relevant work experience during your course. We can help you identify placements, internships, voluntary roles and freelancing opportunities that will complement your studies and build your portfolio. **Careers and opportunities** There's currently a shortage of talented engineers in the UK and abroad, so there will be many opportunities open to you when you graduate. Previous graduates have gone on to work in areas including: - product design - manufacturing and installation - project management - research development Roles our graduates have taken on include: - manufacturing engineer - product design engineer - aerospace engineer - application engineer Other graduates have joined graduate training schemes or continued their studies at postgraduate level. After you leave the University, you can get help, advice and support for up to 5 years from our Careers and Employability service as you advance in your career.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering Technology (with Honours) - BEngTec H
  • Study mode
    Distance learning (part-time)
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-14
  • Location
    Main Site,PortsmouthEngland
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £2,310
  • International Year 1 £2,310
  • England Year 1 £2,310
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £2,310
  • Scotland Year 1 £2,310
  • Wales Year 1 £2,310
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £2,310