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Electronic Engineering - BEng (Hons) 2019
 
Course Level Requirements  
Entry Requirement Summary: 88-112 points to include a minimum of 2 A levels, or equivalent, to include Mathematics, plus a relevant subject.
Admissions test required? No
Audition required? No
Criminal check (DBS) required? No
Health checks required? No
Interview required? No
Portfolio required? No
Other required? No
   
Access to HE Diploma  
Further details: 90 Tariff points from the Access to HE Diploma (Mathematics based).
   
GCSEs  
GCSE subjects and grades required: 3 GCSEs at grade C or above to include English and Mathematics/3 GCSEs at grade 4 or above to include English and Mathematics.
   
Key/Functional Skills  
Are Key Skills acceptable in lieu of GCSEs? Yes
Are Functional Skills acceptable in lieu of GCSEs? Yes
   
English, Welsh and Northern Irish Qualifications  
GCE A/AS level  
  Advanced Subsidiary
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
  A level
    Further details: 88-112 Tariff points to include a minimum of 2 A levels, to include Mathematics, plus a relevant subject.
BTEC (QCF)  
  Subsidiary Diploma
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications.
  Diploma
    Entry requirement: DD
    Further details: Must be in a relevant subject
  Extended Diploma
    Entry requirement: MMM
    Further details: Must be in a relevant subject
BTEC (RQF)  
  National Extended Certificate
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications.
  National Diploma
    Entry requirement: DD
    Further details: Must be in a relevant subject
  National Extended Diploma
    Entry requirement: MMM
    Further details: Must be in a relevant subject.
Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma (core plus options)  
Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Subjects and grades required: Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma including 2 A levels, to include Mathematics, plus a relevant subject.
Welsh Baccalaureate (Core plus Principal Learning)  
Overall Tariff Score: 88-112
Acceptability: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
Which lines of Learning/Points/Grades are accepted for entry: Please see below:
Construction and the Built Environment at grade C
Engineering at grade C
Information Technology at grade C
Manufacturing and Product Design at grade C
Additional Information: An A level in a Mathematics subject, or equivalent.
   
Scottish Qualifications  
Scottish Higher  
Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
   
Scottish Advanced Higher  
Further details: 88-112 Tariff points, to include Mathematics, plus a relevant subject.
   
Core Skills  
    Are Core Skills acceptable in lieu of GCSEs? Yes
   
Other UCAS Tariff Qualifications  
Irish Leaving Certificate  
Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Subjects and grades required: B2 C2 C2 C2 C3 at Higher Level, to include Higher Level Mathematics, plus a relevant subject.
   
Irish Leaving Certificate (New grading scheme from 2017)  
    Entry requirement: H4 H4 H4 H4 H4
    Further details: To include Higher Level Mathematics, plus a relevant subject.
International Baccalaureate  
    Entry requirement: 25
    Further details: 25 points from the IB Diploma, to include 3 Higher Level subjects, with Mathematics plus a relevant subject at Higher Level.
   
Extended Project Qualification  
    Entry requirement: C
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
   
Cambridge Pre-U Diploma  
    Further details: Cambridge Pre-U score of 42, to include Mathematics, plus a relevant subject.
   
OCR Cambridge Technical  
  Introductory Diploma
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
  Diploma
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
  Extended Diploma
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
   
English Language Requirements  
International English Language Testing System:  
English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.0 with no component score below 5.5.
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) (taken before January 2015):  
An overall CAE score of 52 or above with a minimum of Borderline in each skill.
Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) (taken before January 2015):  
An overall CPE score of 45 or above with a minimum of Weak in each skill.
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) and Proficiency (CPE) (taken after January 2015):  
An overall score of 169 with no component score less than 162.
Test Of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) iBT:  
79 with a minimum of 18 in Reading, 17 in Listening, 20 in Speaking and 17 in Writing.
Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE):  
An overall score of 54 with a minimum of 51 in each skill.
HKDSE English Language Examination:  
An overall score of 4 with a minimum of 3 in each component.
Trinity College London Integrated Skills in English (ISE):  
Trinity College Integrated Skills in English (ISE) Level III with a Pass in all 4 components
European Baccalaureate English Language 1:  
A minimum of 6.0 in the European Baccalaureate English Language 1.
European Baccalaureate English Language 2:  
A minimum of 7.0 in the European Baccalaureate English Language 2.
   
Other Qualifications  
  N/A