Course Overview - Engineering HNC

**Do you see your future in engineering? The industry urgently needs you. Around a fifth of the UK’s engineering workforce is expected to retire by 2026, meaning hundreds of thousands of new workers will be needed within the next few years to plug the gap. Our Higher National Certificate in Engineering will give you the training you need to develop your career and make a real difference in the sector at this crucial time.**

Spread over two years, this is a part-time engineering course ideal for anyone looking to fit higher education study around work commit...

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Course Information

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2 Years

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University College Birmingham

Application Details

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Points of Entry

Year 1

Entry Requirements

A level


UCB will accept A Level in General Studies for this course and will also take into consideration applicants who are studying an extended project.

UCAS Tariff


Level 3 qualifications are accepted at UCB for entrance, a minimum of 96 UCAS Tariff points will be required. If you are unsure if your qualification is accepted call us on 0121 604 1040 or email

Scottish Higher

You will need a minimum of 56 UCAS Tariff points

Access to HE Diploma

You will need a minimum of 56 UCAS Tariff points

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)


This can be achieved from either an Extended Diploma or a combination of smaller BTEC qualifications.

GCSE/National 4/National 5

Maths: You should also have a minimum grade 4 in GCSE Mathematics or Functional Skills Level 2.

T Level


A T-level graded Pass with a core component profile less than C.

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Fees and funding

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Republic of Ireland £9,250
EU, International £13,500

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