Manufacturing Engineering Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Manufacturing Engineering including an Industrial Year BEng (Hons) The University of Nottingham 56% 5% 4% £9250 £28600 158 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Manufacturing Engineering BEng (Hons) The University of Nottingham 56% 5% 4% £9250 £28600 158 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering BEng (Hons) University of Portsmouth 59% 10% 5% £9250 £20200 98 Portsmouth On campus Full-time
Manufacturing Engineering with Management BEng (Hons) University of Strathclyde 79% 4% 6% £9250 £26700 205 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Manufacturing Engineering MEng (Hons) The University of Nottingham 56% 5% 4% £9250 £28600 158 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Manufacturing Engineering with Management MEng University of Strathclyde 79% 4% 6% £9250 £26700 205 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering with Foundation Year BEng (Hons) University of Wales 67% 5% 25% £9000 £13500 132 Cardiff On campus Full-time
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering BEng (Hons) Ulster University 76% 0% 10% £9250 £15840 £16320 129 Coleraine On campus Full-time
Manufacturing Engineering including an Industrial Year MEng (Hons) The University of Nottingham 56% 5% 4% £9250 £28600 158 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Manufacturing Engineering BEng (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 62% 5% 16% £9250 - 115 Preston On campus Full-time
Manufacturing Engineering (Top-Up) BEng (Hons) University of Sunderland - - - £9250 £14000 - Sunderland On campus Full-time
Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering (Top-up) BSc (Hons) East Sussex College - - - £7995 £9000 - Eastbourne On campus Full-time
Manufacturing Engineering HND Nottingham College - - 30% £8250 - - Nottingham On campus Full-time
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering MSc University of Greenwich - - - £11000 £17450 - London On campus Full-time
Advanced Manufacturing Systems and Technology MSc (Eng) University of Liverpool - - - £11950 £26250 - Liverpool On campus Full-time
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering with Industrial Practice MSc University of Greenwich - - - £16550 £21000 - London On campus Full-time
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (Top Up) BEng University of Derby - - - £9250 £14900 - Derby On campus Full-time
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (Top-Up) BSc (Hons) University of Brighton - - - £9250 £13842 - Brighton On campus Full-time
Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering BEng (Hons) University of Wales - - - £9000 £13500 - Cardiff online Part-time
Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering (Top-up) BEng (Hons) Newcastle College - - - £9250 - - Newcastle On campus Full-time
Manufacturing Engineering (Top up) BEng (Hons) Nelson and Colne College - - - £9000 - - Nelson On campus Part-time
Manufacturing Engineering BEng (Hons) Coventry University - - - £9250 - - Coventry On campus Full-time
Manufacturing Engineering HND Leeds City College - - - £7950 - - Leeds On campus Full-time
Manufacturing Engineering (RQF) HNC WCG -Warwickshire College Group - - - £4500 - - Leamington Spa On campus Part-time
Advanced Manufacturing Engineering HND Nelson and Colne College - - - £9000 - - Nelson On campus Full-time
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering MSc University of Derby - - - £875 - - Derby On campus Part-time
Manufacturing Engineering HNC Exeter College - - - £7995 - - Exeter On campus Full-time
Manufacturing Engineering BEng (Hons) WCG -Warwickshire College Group - - - £6935 - - Leamington Spa On campus Part-time
Manufacturing Engineering HND Exeter College - - - £7995 - - Exeter On campus Full-time
Manufacturing Engineering HNC Leeds City College - - - £3975 - - Leeds On campus Part-time
Manufacturing Engineering HNC Nottingham College - - - £8250 - - Nottingham On campus Full-time
Advanced Manufacturing Engineering HNC Nelson and Colne College - - - £9000 - - Nelson On campus Full-time
Engineering (Manufacturing Engineering) HNC The City of Liverpool College - - - £7400 - - Liverpool On campus Full-time
Engineering (Manufacturing Engineering) HND Middlesbrough College - - - £4600 - - Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
Engineering (Manufacturing Engineering) (Top-up) BEng (Hons) Middlesbrough College - - - £6900 - - Middlesbrough On campus Part-time
Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Entry) BEng (Hons) University of Central Lancashire - - - £9250 - - Preston On campus Full-time
Manufacturing Engineering HNC Chichester College - - - £3250 - - Chichester On campus Part-time
Advanced Manufacturing Systems & Technology MSc (PG) Canterbury Christ Church University - - - - - - Canterbury On campus Part-time
Smart Manufacturing Systems (With or without Applied Research) PgCert Ulster University - - - - - - Coleraine On campus Part-time
Manufacturing Engineering (Accelerated) BEng (Hons) University of Wolverhampton - - - - - - Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
Advanced Manufacturing Systems MSc Brunel University - - - - - - Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (Top-up) (Degree Apprenticeship) BEng (Hons) University of Portsmouth - - - - - - Portsmouth On campus Part-time
Advanced Manufacturing Systems & Technology with Robotics MSc (PG) Canterbury Christ Church University - - - - - - Canterbury On campus Full-time
Manufacturing Engineering, Innovation and Management MSc Cardiff University - - - - - - Cardiff On campus Full-time
Intelligent Manufacturing Systems MSc The University of Warwick - - - - - - Coventry On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
44 /100
4191 total respondents

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the Office for Students

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Manufacturing Engineering

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £30425 £31682 £36736
25-75 percentile range £25861 - £34313 £25601 - £39326 £29731 - £45361

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £28784 £30583 £37519
25-75 percentile range £25437 - £32169 £25259 - £35853 £29445 - £44530

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Manufacturing Engineering

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Manufacturing Engineering who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Typical employers for graduates of Manufacturing Engineering

  • Food Manufacturers
  • Drink Manufacturers
  • Car Manufacturers
  • Aerospace
  • Automotive
  • Clothing
  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Plastics

Specialisations within Manufacturing Engineering

  • Computer Integrated Manufacturing
  • Production Systems
  • Robotics and Automation
  • Engineering Design

Jobs of graduates of Manufacturing Engineering (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Manufacturing Engineering at University of Brighton

35% Information Technology Professionals
20% Process, plant and machine operatives
15% Business and public service associate professionals
15% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
10% Managers, directors and senior officials

Grading & Study Time

Grading Distribution

Students of Manufacturing Engineering in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Manufacturing Engineering

Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Manufacturing Engineering, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

FAQ

Manufacturing Engineering is the study of the principles of engineering as they apply to the design, installation and maintenance of production-line technologies.

The median salary of graduates of Manufacturing Engineering was £30425 15 months after graduation, £31682 3 years after graduation and £36736 5 years after graduation.

  • The following degrees are offered for Manufacturing Engineering studies:
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - BEng (Hons)
  • Master of Engineering (Honours) - MEng (Hons)
  • Master of Engineering - MEng
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Higher National Diploma - HND
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Science (Engineering) - MSc (Eng)
  • Bachelor of Engineering - BEng
  • Higher National Certificate - HNC
  • Master of Science (Postgraduate) - MSc (PG)
  • Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert