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Engineering

Study one of our engineering courses and we’ll give you the tools you need to become a multi-disciplinary specialist. Through engineering placements and volunteering opportunities you’ll gain real world engineering 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 achievement94% of students in employment and/or further study according to the HESA survey published in July 2017.
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    20 of our engineering graduates were employed by Airbus in 2016.

  •  Artists impression of new engineering building

    New building for engineering

    UWE Bristol has announced plans to develop a state-of-the-art engineering building with teaching and research facilities such as engine test cells, wind tunnels and dedicated learning spaces to accommodate a wide-range of engineering disciplines such as composite manufacturing, machining and metrology.

    We are planning for the building to be open to students during summer 2020.

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    Real world opportunities

    Excellent placement opportunities and live engineering 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 engineering 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

Learn more about our partnerships and collaborations.

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 (The Institution of Engineering and Technology) 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 our engineering degrees from these videos:

Foundation Engineering courses (2018/19 entry)

You can also view our Clearing courses for 2018 or our 2019/20 year of entry undergraduate courses.

Undergraduate Engineering courses (2018/19 entry)

You can also view our Clearing courses for 2018 or our 2019/20 year of entry undergraduate courses.

Postgraduate Engineering courses (2018/19 entry)

Professional development

View our professional short courses in Engineering.

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