|Location||United Kingdom, Hatfield|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 Years|
|Tuition fee||£9,250.00 per year|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
with no less than 5.5 in any band.
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
Why choose this course?
This BSc Honours degree course in Automotive Technology with Management is part of a suite of automotive related courses;Strong links with employers in the automotive industry;Graduates highly employable in wide range of firms from Formula One to major motor manufacturers;Involvement in Formula Student Competition from year 1, if you wish;You do not need an A-level in Mathematics or Physics to gain entry to this course, you simply need the correct UCAS points and your enthusiasm for the subject.
First Year: You will study motorsport and automotive technology, mathematics for engineering, materials and electrical technology, mechanical experimental engineering, computing for business and technology, introduction to manufacturing technology, introduction to design for technologists, and engineering statistics.
Second Year: You will study thermofluid experimental engineering, vehicle design and aerodynamics, automotive electrical systems, simulation and analysis techniques, computer-aided design (CAD), computer-aided manufacture (CAM), engineering operations, and product and project management.
Third Year: You have the option of taking an integrated one-year professional placement.
Final Year: You will study an individual major project, engineering management and finance, reliability engineering, instrumentation and control systems, automotive chassis and powertrain technology, vehicle design, and automotive body engineering.
Graduates will find employment opportunities in a wide range of companies from major motor manufacturers to small automotive supply chain companies. Jobs can vary from managing specialist laboratories/test facilities to supervision of production lines, and specialisation in CAD/CAM, to project management. The breadth and flexibility of this course will also open doors to careers in other branches of engineering, computing or business.
You have the opportunity to spend a year working either in a professional research environment or within industry. The practical experience you gain will be of tremendous benefit both when you resume your studies and when you embark on a career. Students have previously undertaken placements in organisations such as:
Nissan, Triumph Motorcycles, MIRA.