What will I learn?

Recent reports show how vital the automotive sector is to a prosperous UK economy with its contribution reaching over £20 billion. Last year, the manufacturing sector turned over a record-breaking £82 billion, marking the automotive industry as the UK’s largest manufacturing export sector. This is due to the hands of its 814,000 employees, and reports state that up to 28,000 new jobs will have to be fulfilled by 2020. This honours degree has been designed for the automotive industry in response to the shortfall of mechanical engineers. It is for those who have a strong interest in mechanical engineering and a clear desire to develop their knowledge and skills in automotive engineering. The course fully explores the engineering, design, analysis and development of modern cars using various race cars as support for teaching. It also puts emphasis on learning transferable skills applicable to many other industries.Key Course Features:• We have several Industry links: Toyota and Polybush are just some of the companies we currently work closely with• You will access a specialist motorsport workshop as well as an industry standard production workshop to gain experience in using machinery.• You will be given an access to various projects (projects are changing at all times – subjected to changes - currently Glyndwr Racing Alfa 159, MX5 racecar, Westfield amongst many others). Students are also currently running a Formula Student team.• You will have a personal supervisor to oversee your academic progress and your personal welfare.You can also choose to study this course as a foundation year BEng Hons Automotive Engineering (with foundation year) UCAS Code: H331*Subject to re-accreditation

Which department am I in?

School of Applied Science, Computing and Engineering

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

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Start date

21 September 2020

Venue

Wrexham

Plas Coch,

Wrexham,

LL11 2AW, Wales

Entry requirements

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About this uni

Students benefit from a tight-knit community, excellent support services and close student–professor relationships.

  • Four campuses with the main base in Wrexham, North Wales
  • Scholarships on offer to eligible students
  • Wide range of career, academic and support services
  • Foundation years and English language courses available