Systems Engineering Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Loughborough University of Technology 90% 3% 1% £9250 £25700 145 Loughborough On campus Full-time
Loughborough University of Technology 90% 3% 1% £9250 £25700 145 Loughborough On campus Full-time
University of Southampton 73% 4% 3% £9250 £26000 147 Southampton On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield 78% 10% 0% £9250 £9250 £23750 £25670 181 Sheffield On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 88% 5% 20% £2310 £3894 54 London On campus Part-time
The University of Sheffield 79% 0% 4% £9250 £9250 £24450 £25670 146 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Royal Holloway, University of London 90% 0% 5% £9250 £21900 118 Egham On campus Full-time
Middlesex University 72% 13% 10% £9250 £14000 97 London On campus Full-time
University of Essex 72% 0% 10% £9250 £19670 116 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of East Anglia 75% 0% 10% £9250 £21700 £22800 138 Norwich On campus Full-time
Middlesex University 72% 13% 10% £9250 £14000 97 London On campus Full-time
University of Essex 72% 0% 10% £9250 £19670 116 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Essex 72% 0% 10% £9250 £19670 116 Colchester On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 88% 5% 20% £9250 £15576 54 London On campus Full-time
University of East Anglia 75% 0% 10% £9250 £21700 £22800 138 Norwich On campus Full-time
Brunel University 66% 5% 50% £9250 £19855 156 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
University of East London 77% 5% 12% £9250 £13500 92 London On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 79% 0% 4% £9250 £16000 123 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
University of South Wales 72% 5% 5% £9000 £12600 105 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
Middlesex University 92% 5% 0% £9700 £14000 142 London On campus Full-time
The University of York 92% 5% 0% £7175 £7175 142 York On campus Part-time
University of Southampton 92% 5% 0% £9250 £28000 142 Southampton On campus Full-time
University of Bradford 92% 5% 0% £8784 £20885 142 Bradford On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 92% 5% 0% £12500 £28000 142 Manchester On campus Full-time
University of Bradford 92% 5% 0% £9004 £21930 142 Bradford On campus Full-time
The University of York 92% 5% 0% £9730 £23300 142 York On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield - - - - - - Sheffield On campus Full-time
University of Birmingham - - - - - - Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of Bristol - - - - - - Bristol On campus Part-time
The University of Manchester - - - - - - Manchester On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester - - - £12500 £28000 - Manchester On campus Full-time
Cardiff Metropolitan University - - - £9000 £13000 - Cardiff On campus Full-time
The University of Warwick 73% 4% 3% £9250 - 147 Coventry On campus Full-time
The University of Warwick 78% 10% 0% £9250 - 181 Coventry On campus Full-time
University of Bath 85% 0% 3% - - 158 Bath On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 72% - 0% £9000 £16300 150 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 72% - 0% £4500 £24500 150 Manchester On campus Full-time
University of Sunderland 72% - 0% £9250 £13000 150 Sunderland On campus Full-time
University of Bath 85% 0% 3% - - 158 Bath On campus Full-time
University of Essex 72% 0% 10% - - 116 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Bath 85% 0% 3% - - 158 Bath On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 78% 0% 10% £9250 - 142 London On campus Full-time
Bangor University 81% 0% 11% £9000 - 141 Bangor On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 78% 0% 10% £9250 - 142 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 78% 0% 10% £9250 - 142 London On campus Full-time
Royal Holloway, University of London 90% 0% 5% £9250 - 118 Egham On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 72% - 0% £9000 £16300 150 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Coventry University 92% 5% 0% £9250 - 142 Coventry On campus Full-time
University of Surrey 92% 5% 0% - - 142 Guildford On campus Full-time
Blackpool and the Fylde College 92% 5% 0% £8335 - 142 Blackpool On campus Full-time
University of Birmingham 92% 5% 0% - - 142 Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of Leeds 92% 5% 0% - - 142 Leeds On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield 92% 5% 0% - - 142 Sheffield On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 92% 5% 0% - - 142 Manchester On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 92% 5% 0% - - 142 Newcastle On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield 92% 5% 0% - - 142 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Coventry University 92% 5% 0% - - 142 Coventry On campus Full-time
Loughborough University of Technology 92% 5% 0% - - 142 Loughborough On campus Part-time
University of Surrey 90% 3% 1% - - 145 Guildford On campus Part-time
University of Surrey 90% 3% 1% - - 145 Guildford On campus Full-time
University of Surrey 90% 3% 1% - - 145 Guildford On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield 90% 3% 1% - - 145 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 90% 3% 1% - - 145 Newcastle On campus Part-time
The University of Warwick 67% 4% 3% £9250 - 175 Coventry On campus Full-time
University of Wales - 40% 45% £9000 £13500 87 Cardiff On campus Full-time
University of the Highlands and Islands - 15% 10% £6915 £7230 - Inverness On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester - 15% 10% £4500 £24500 - Manchester On campus Full-time
University of Sunderland - 15% 10% £9250 £13000 - Sunderland On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
82 /100
17544 students of Systems Engineering in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the <a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="https://www.officeforstudents.org.uk/advice-and-guidance/student-information-and-data/national-student-survey-nss">Office for Students</a>

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Systems Engineering

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £30124 £30806 £35393
25-75 percentile range £25876 - £34683 £22850 - £38849 £26153 - £44792

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £28860 £30355 £35343
25-75 percentile range £25937 - £33350 £24517 - £37263 £27159 - £45857

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Systems 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 Systems Engineering who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Systems Engineering

  • Government Agencies
  • Computer Companies
  • Universities

Specialisations within Systems Engineering

  • Biosystems Engineering
  • Logistics Engineering
  • Transportation Systems Engineering
  • Software Systems Engineering
  • Product Development Systems Engineering

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Systems Engineering who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

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

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

30% Engineering professionals
10% Caring personal services
10% Managers, directors and senior officials
10% Process, plant and machine operatives
10% Information Technology Professionals
10% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
10% Business and public service associate professionals

Grading Distribution

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

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Systems Engineering

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Systems Engineering studies:
  • Master of Engineering (Honours) - MEng (Hons)
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - BEng (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Master of Science (Research) - MSc (Res)
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
  • Master of Engineering - MEng
  • Doctor of Engineering - EngD
  • Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
  • Master of Science (Engineering) - MSc (Eng)
  • Master of Research - MRes
  • Master of Philosophy - MPhil
  • Higher National Diploma - HND
  • Higher National Certificate - HNC

The median salary of graduates of Systems Engineering was £30124 15 months after graduation, £30806 3 years after graduation and £35393 5 years after graduation.

Mechatronic Systems Engineering at Middlesex University received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 92 out of 100 among 23 respondents.