Acoustical and Audio Engineering with Professional Experience MEng (Hons)

University of Salford

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UCAS CODE H346
**Acoustics explores the physics of sound and the psychology behind how people react to noise and vibration. Discover how you can create a better sounding world with our MEng (Hons) Acoustical and Audio Engineering with Professional Experience degree.** We come into contact with acoustics and audio every day. From headphone moments and live music to the vibrations and loud noises made by our transport systems, sound – good or bad – makes a difference to our wellbeing. By studying the ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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27th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
85th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
35th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-23
Full Time
5 Years

Physics

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Physics graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Physics graduate salary
£25,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Physics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Physics
97%
Mathematics
94%
Chemistry
38%
Biology
14%
Further Mathematics
8%

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Latest Sound Engineering reviews

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Toby
10 Mar 22

Acoustical and Audio Engineering with Foundation Year BEng

Classes are good fun. The students union isn’t...

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University of Salford
CUG ranking
85th
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Located just minutes from Manchester’s vibrant city centre, the University of Salford is a hub of contemporary learning and creativity. The university sets itself apart from other institutions with a focus on practical education and with established industry connections, giving its students a wide network of opportunities after graduation. The University of Salford is comprised of four academic faculties; the School of Arts, Media and Creative Technology; the School of Science, Engineering and the Environment; the School of Health and Society; and Salford Business School. Many courses are designed and taught by industry practitioners, and students have many opportunities to participate in internships and work placements while studying.

Where you'll study

University of Salford

The Crescent Salford
Manchester
M5 4WT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Salford Crescent  0.2 miles away

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