How long is the course?
• Part-time (Ord) Two years attendance
• Part-time (Hons) Two years attendance
• One full day in the first & second and third year. The fourth year will require some attendance, plus tutorials to assist with the dissertation.
BEng Mechanical Year 1
BEng Mechanical Year 2
BEng Mechanical Year 3
BEng Mechanical Year 4
How will I learn?
A mixture of formal lectures, seminars, practical work, group work, tutorials and self-study.
What subjects will I study?
B.Eng (Ord) Mechanical Engineering
Over the programme for your ordinary degree you will study:
• Further Mathematics
• Applied Thermodynamics
• Engineering Computer Aided Design
• Minor Research Project
• Applied Mechanics
• Control Engineering
• Electro-Mechanical Systems Design
• Group Project
B.Eng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering
Over the programme for your honours degree you will study:
• Sustainable Design
• Design for Manufacture
• Heat Transfer and Fluid Mechanics
• Further Instrumentation
• Mechanical Systems
• Professional Issues
• Advanced Level Project
How will I be assessed?
Exams, reports, assignments, practical work, presentations, group projects, individual project.
Are there any additional costs?
In 2020/21, Part-time fees are £825 per 15 credit module. Standard B.Eng course fee per year is £3,300. Full course fee (Honours, 4 years) is £13,200. Please note, fees are set and are payable on a yearly basis and are subject to a small increase in line with inflation.
Click here to download the Programme Specification.
When is the next start date?
Enrolment & Timetable Information
September 2020, dates to be confirmed.
What are the entry requirements?
B.Eng (Ord) requires: Higher National Certificate/Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or related engineering subject with an average module grade of merit.
B.Eng (Hons) requires: B.Eng (Ord) in a relevant engineering subject.
How can I apply?
PART TIME students can apply directly to the college using our online application:
Furness College Application Form
PLEASE NOTE Applicants may be invited in for interview with the course tutor.
Can I get more information?
For more information please contact us:
T: 01229 825017