Taught course

Engineering (Top Up)

Bournemouth University · Faculty of Science and Technology

Entry requirements

For September 2022 entry: Foundation degree or HND with Merit or above in an engineering discipline accredited to EngTech or partial IEng. Applicants must be employed in a relevant role in the Engineering industry. For more information check out our full entry requirements.

Months of entry


Course content

Why study MEng (Hons) Engineering at BU?

  • Applicants for this programme must be employed in a relevant role in the Engineering industry
  • Subjects are taught by flexible learning, and you will be supported throughout your study with discussion forums
  • Tailor your studies with a number of core units complemented by option units, to suit the needs of your employer and your long-term career plans
  • In the years 1 and 2, you will cover such as advanced stress and vibration, business development, manufacturing operations, mechatronics and computational engineering
  • Deepen your knowledge at MEng level, through subjects such as project management, design management, life cycle analysis, and materials failure and prevention.
  • The MEng level takes four years to complete on a part-time basis, although you can opt to graduate after two years with a BEng (Hons) Engineering award.

Course accreditation

Accredited by the Institution of Engineering Designers and the Institution of Mechanical Engineers to fully meet the exemplifying academic benchmark requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer (CEng).

Information for international students

International entry requirements:

For September 2022 entry: If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each of the 4 components or equivalent. For more information check out our international entry requirements.

Fees and funding

UK students

You can find full information about funding your studies and paying your fees in our undergraduate fees and funding section.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MEng(Hons)
    part time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Dr Philip Sewell