Automotive Engineering Bachelor of Engineering with Honours





About the course

Studying Automotive Engineering will give you an in-depth technical training and the professional accreditation required to practise as an automotive engineer.  

By closely collaborating with local automotive and motorsport companies, you will gain real world experience in providing solutions to real world problems around vehicle research and development.  

The first year modules will provide the underpinning skills and knowledge for the study of specialist automotive engineering, you will also get insight from a range of car manufacturers.

In the second year there will be an emphasise on vehicle dynamics and chassis, vehicle electronics and controls as well as design.  You will also attend practical sessions taking place in local automotive and motorsport companies to enhance your understanding of vehicle systems and take a closer look at high performance vehicles.    

In your third year you will focus on sustainable vehicle pertain systems including conventional combustion engines, hybrid electric and pure battery pertain systems.  

A placement year is also available on this course giving you industry experience and links to future employers.



Automotive Engineering - BEng (Hons) - University Square Campus, Luton

  • Course is subject to approval

  • Apply Via - UCAS
  • Course level - Undergraduate
  • UCAS Code - H330
  • Campus Location - University Square Campus, Luton
  • Start dates - Oct
  • Duration - 3 Years
  • Attendance -

  • A downloadable version of the course specification is currently unavailable. For more information on course information please email - admission@beds.ac.uk

Automotive Engineering (with Foundation Year) - BEng (Hons) - University Square Campus, Luton

  • Course is subject to approval

  • Apply Via - UCAS
  • Course level - Undergraduate
  • UCAS Code - H331
  • Campus Location - University Square Campus, Luton
  • Start dates - Oct
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Attendance - Full time

  • A downloadable version of the course specification is currently unavailable. For more information on course information please email - admission@beds.ac.uk

Automotive Engineering with Professional Practice Year - BEng (Hons)

  • This course has the option to be taken over four years which includes a year placement in industry. Undertaking a year in industry has many benefits. You gain practical experience and build your CV, as well as being a great opportunity to sample a profession and network with potential future employers.

    There is no tuition fee for the placement year enabling you to gain an extra year of experience for free.

    *Only available to UK/EU students.

Automotive Engineering with Foundation Year - BEng (Hons)

  • Our degree with a Foundation year provides a supportive way for you to work towards a degree level qualification.

    On the Foundation year you will study for three days per week. The focus will be on academic writing skills and numeracy, plus subject-specific content to fully prepare you for entry to an Undergraduate degree.

    There is a £500 Foundation Year Bursary available to UK students starting September 2017.

    More information about Automotive Engineering with foundation year





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Fees and Funding

  • The full-time undergraduate tuition fee is £9,250 per year. The part-time undergraduate tuition fee is charged pro-rata to £6,160. You can apply for a loan from the Government to help pay for your tuition fees. You can also apply for a maintenance loan from the Government to help cover your living costs.

    See www.gov.uk/student-finance

    The University of Bedfordshire offers a number of scholarships and bursaries to help you finance your studies.

    See www.beds.ac.uk/scholarships

    The University reserves the right to increase tuition fees by no more than inflation.

  • The full-time undergraduate tuition fee is £9,250 per year. The part-time undergraduate tuition fee is charged pro-rata to £6,160. You can apply for a loan from the Government to help pay for your tuition fees.

    See www.gov.uk/student-finance

    The University of Bedfordshire offers a number of scholarships and bursaries to help you finance your studies.

    See www.beds.ac.uk/scholarships

    The University reserves the right to increase tuition fees by no more than inflation.

  • The full-time tuition fee is £11,500 per year A prompt payment discount is available if you pay the full Year 1 fee before or at registration. There are also special scholarships available.

    See www.beds.ac.uk/intfees

    The University reserves the right to increase tuition fees by no more than inflation.

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How to Apply

  • Application for most full-time undergraduate and foundation courses is via the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS).

    We expect to receive UCAS applications between 1 September and 15 January for courses starting in the following academic year, but may consider applications received after this date should places be available.

    Please contact admission@beds.ac.uk for further details.

    All UK schools and colleges are registered with UCAS to manage their students' applications. Advice on how to submit your UCAS application is available from your school or college.

    If you are not at school or college (including mature students) you should apply independently via UCAS

  • EU students applying for a full-time undergraduate degree at the University of Bedfordshire should apply via UCAS or direct using our admissions form

  • International students applying for a full-time undergraduate degree at the University of Bedfordshire should apply direct using our admissions form or via our representatives in your home country

    You can also apply online

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