Combine a foundation year with a traditional university degree in engineering.
Get the skills and experience you need to study an undergraduate degree in engineering with our integrated foundation programme, open to UK/EU and international students. You are guaranteed a place on one of the following programmes at Queen Mary if you pass the foundation year, without having to re-apply through UCAS:
Aerospace Engineering BEng / MEng
Aerospace Engineering with Management BEng
Biomedical Engineering BEng / MEng
Biomedical Engineering with Management BEng / MEng
Mechanical Engineering BEng / MEng
Mechanical Engineering with Management BEng
Robotics Engineering BEng / MEng
Sustainable Energy Engineering BEng / MEng
As a foundation student you'll have full access to all student facilities, including welfare, library, social and sport. UK and EU foundation students are eligible for funding through the Student Loans Company.
You'll be taught on our Mile End campus by experienced university staff who also teach on undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.
You can choose your own pathway through this degree, with the option to carry out an additional year of advanced study to graduate with an MSci.
Below is the course structure for your foundation year. The structure and modules of the rest of your degree depend on which programme you progress onto.
Physics – Mechanics and Materials
Physics – Fields and Waves
Introduction to Engineering
English Language I
Communication in Science and Technology
Essential Foundation Mathematics
Introduction to Modern Physics
Physics – Electricity and Atomic Physics
*You are allocated these modules automatically depending on your previous mathematics qualification.
Each module is assessed by written examinations (typically 70% of the final mark) and coursework (practical reports, essays, problem sheets, online exercises and tests).
Application deadline details:
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Provisional for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
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