MEng Engineering Mathematics with Study Abroad (G160)
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|Application method||UCAS/Common Application|
|Course duration||4 year(s) full-time|
|Part-time study||Part-time study is not available on this course|
|Number of applications for 2014/15||230|
|Number of places for 2016/17||48|
About MEng Engineering Mathematics with Study Abroad
This course follows the structure of our MEng Engineering Mathematics course but gives you the opportunity to spend your third year abroad at an English-speaking university. You can transfer onto this course up until your second year. Visit our Study and Work Abroad Office website for more information about where you can study abroad.
The first two years of all engineering mathematics courses provide a broad background in mathematical analysis, modelling, scientific computation and their application to engineering. This underpins the more advanced material in later years when you will have a wide choice of options from across engineering and mathematics.
A major focus of the course is training in real-world problem solving spanning many different application areas, from robotics and social media to medicine and environmental modelling. Problems come from our industrial collaborators, or address real challenges in current research. Working on these case studies, using theory and techniques from other units, you will develop your mathematical modelling, collaboration and communication skills.
Find out more about studying Engineering Mathematics at Bristol including career prospects and how the course is taught and assessed.
- Mathematical Modelling: Mathematical and Data Modelling
- Engineering Mathematics 1
- Engineering Physics 1
- Discrete Mathematics 1
- Scientific Computing:
- Introduction to Computer Programming
- Advanced Computer Programming
- Fluids 1
- Electronics 1
- Thrmal Sciences
- Language Option
- Mathematical Modelling: Mathematical and Data Modelling 2
- Engineering Mathematics 2
- Engineering Physics 2
- Discrete Mathematics 2
- Scientific Computing: Numerical Methods in MATLAB, Symbols, Patterns and Signals
- Engineering: Dynamics and Control 2, Fluids 1
- Mathematical Modelling: Research Project At least four units from Mathematics:
- Advanced Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos
- Control Theory
- Mathematical Modelling in Physiology and Medicine
- Computational Genomics and Bioinformatics
- Uncertainty Modelling
- Pattern Analysis
- Statistical Learning
Typical offer for MEng Engineering Mathematics with Study Abroad
(including international A-levels)
|AAA including Mathematics|
(including international A-levels)
|AAB including grade A in Mathematics|
|IB Diploma||36 overall to include 18 points at Higher Level with 6 in Higher Level Mathematics|
|34 overall to include 17 points at Higher Level with 6 in Higher Level Mathematics|
|Cambridge Pre-U||Requirements are as for A-levels, where Grade A* is D2, A is D3, B is M2, and C is M3|
|Access||Pass Access to HE Diploma (Science or Science and Engineering) with 30 credits at Distinction and 15 credits at Merit. 15 credits at level 3 Mathematics are required with 12 of these at Distinction. The Mathematics units taken should include calculus, algebra and trigonometry. Where possible we recommend taking as many level 3 mathematics credits as possible. A-level Mathematics at grade A.*|
|BTEC||DDD (Engineering) plus A-level Mathematics at grade A.*|
|SQA||SH: AAAAB and AH: AA including Mathematics|
|Welsh Bacc||Requirements are as for A-levels where you can substitute the same non-subject specific grade for the Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Level Core grade|
|EB||85% including 8.5 in Mathematics|
|International qualifications||Qualifications, scholarships and local information sources for your country|
|English language requirements||Profile E
Further information about English language requirements
|Subjects required at GCSE or equivalent:||Grade C in Mathematics and English|
|Academic qualifications||*Where A-level Mathematics is not offered alongside this qualification, please see section 2.2 in the admission statement.|
More entry information
- Selection process: UCAS or Common Application
- Deferred entry: Welcomed
- Engineering Mathematics with Study Abroad admissions statement
- More about Engineering Mathematics at Bristol
- University admissions policies and procedures
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Phone: +44 (0)117 394 1640
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This course is recognised by the following organisations:
Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) This programme is accredited to meet the educational requirements of the Chartered Mathematician designation awarded by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications.
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