Engineering students drawing on a model airplane

Engineering

We’ll give you the tools you need to become a multi-disciplinary specialist. Through work placements and volunteering opportunities you’ll gain real world experience, enhancing your employability on graduation. And you’ll be ideally located as Bristol is home to a booming aerospace and engineering industry.  

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  • Icon for achievement92% of graduates are in work or further study six months after graduation according to the HESA survey 2016.
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    20 of our graduates were employed by Airbus in 2016.

  • Student satisfaction icon94% student satisfaction rate for BEng(Hons) Mechanical Engineering in latest National Student Survey, published August 2016.
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    Partnerships

    We work with top organisations such as HP, Rolls-Royce, GE (Aviation) and Intel to ensure you’re equipped with the right blend of technical and transferable skills for today’s industry.

    And all our courses are professionally accredited (or in the process of being), so you can take the first step towards Chartered Status.

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    Real world opportunities

    Excellent placement opportunities and live projects give you the experience that will set you apart from the rest.

    By immersing yourself in a real world role, you’ll improve your employability and gain invaluable insights into potential career paths.

“UWE Bristol has a key role to play in understanding our current and future skills needs, and developing the programmes necessary to deliver first class graduates with the technical expertise and professional abilities we require.”

Mark Stewart, Airbus UK General Manager and HR.

Accreditations and partnerships

Institution of Mechanical Engineers logo The Chartered Institution of Highway and Transportation logo Institution of Civil Engineers logo Institute of Highway Engineers logo The Institution of Structural Engineers logo Royal Aeronautical Society logo IET logo

Student experiences and news

Engineering at UWE Bristol video

Studying Engineering at UWE Bristol means excellent teaching and fantastic facilities. This enables our students to learn and apply their skills in state-of-the-art labs.

You can find out more about Engineering from these videos:

Professional development

View our professional short courses in Engineering.

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