The following is an outline of our entry requirements at present. For more detailed information, or for qualifications not covered here please contact the Admissions Tutor .
BEng : AAAB or AABBB including Maths at B (preferably with Maths 3 Calculus). Physics and/or Technological Studies strongly recommended.
MEng : AAAA or AAABB including Maths at A (preferably with Maths 3 Calculus). Physics and/or Technological Studies strongly recommended.
We welcome a combination of Highers and Advanced Highers. Advanced Higher Maths is recommended.
Advanced Highers will be counted as follows:
Advanced Higher at B equals Higher at A.
Advanced Higher at C equals Higher at B.
Second Year Entry or exemption from some classes and exams with Advanced Higher grades similar to A Levels (see below).
SQA Advanced Highers/GCE A Levels
Second Year Entry - ABB including Maths and Physics.
First Year Entry - ABB including Maths or marginally lower including Maths and Physics.
Second Year Entry - AAB including Maths and Physics.
First Year Entry - AAB including Maths.
Irish Leaving Certificate
Same requirement as SQA Highers entry from S5.
BEng : 32 points including Maths and Physics at HL5
MEng : 36 points including Maths and Physics at HL6
Entry to BEng in the first instance.
First Year entry possible with relevant HNC B in Graded Unit; second year entry may be possible with closely matching HND ABB in Graded Units.
We accept a range of other qualifications. Please contact Department for advice.
Some examples of the more popular entry qualifications for BEng and MEng courses are given below. This information is intended as a guide, and requirements may alter from year to year.
|Country||Qualification||Grades||Year of Entry|
|Singapore||Tech. Diploma in Mech/Marine Engineering or Shipbuilding||Average B or above in final year||3|
|Malaysia||Diploma in Mech/Marine Engineering or Shipbuilding||G.P.A. = 30 in final 2 semesters||3|
|Greece||Apolytirion||At least 17/20 in Maths and Physics, preferably with an overall average of 17/20.||
|Foundation Courses||Please enquire||1 or 2|
|Diploma in Naval Architecture (TEI) or equivalent||Min average in Final Year 70%||3|
Offers to UK applicants are usually made after attendance at one of the Department's Insight Afternoons.
Students who do well on the BEng can transfer to the MEng.