Automotive Engineering (Off-Highway) (with Placement) BEng (Hons)

Harper Adams University

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Course info

UCAS CODE H336
This course covers everything from the principles of suspension design, vehicle mobility and properties of off highway terrains, to the electronic control of vehicles and ride and handling optimisation. You will cover not just theory and technical skills but the research and business techniques needed by professional engineers. Industry figures have helped us to develop a comprehensive curriculum combining core engineering subjects with the latest industrial techniques. Much of our teaching is ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
5th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
41st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
46th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-21
Sandwich
4 Years

Mechanical Engineering

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 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Mechanical Engineering graduate salary at this uni
£27,000
UK Mechanical Engineering graduate salary
£26,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, August 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Mechanical Engineering

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
69%
Physics
65%
Product Design
19%
3D Design
17%
Chemistry
14%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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Students from EU EU Students
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£10,800 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Road Vehicle Engineering reviews

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Will
09 Nov 18

Automotive Engineering (Off-Highway) (with Placement) BEng (Hons)

It has been pretty awesome and I am really enjoying the...
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19 Oct 16

Incomparable! I've had the best time possible. The course is engaging and has genuine merit and application in the real...

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How Road Vehicle Engineering students rated:

Student rating ( 4.7) 32 reviews

5 star 69%
4 star 28%
3 star 3%
2 star 0%
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Student rating ( 4.6) 1,458 reviews

5 star 65%
4 star 30%
3 star 5%
2 star 0%
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Harper Adams University
CompUniGuide ranking
41st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.6)
Harper Adams is a single campus university offering a range of qualifications connected to the agri-food chain, animal health and the rural sector. This university in rural Shropshire performed very highly in the 2019 Whatuni Student Choice Awards, coming in first place for both Student Support and Job Prospects, and second in the Course and Lecturers category. It also placed fifth in the University of the Year category.

Where you'll study

Harper Adams University

Edgmond Newport
Telford And Wrekin
TF10 8NB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oakengates  3.8 miles away

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