MEng Computer Science and Electronics (GH46)

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UCAS code GH46
Application method UCAS/Common Application
Course duration 4 year(s) full-time
Tuition fees Further information on tuition fees, living costs and financial support.
Part-time study Part-time study is not available on this course
Number of applicants accepted for 2016/17 11 overall for Computer Science and Electronics courses

About MEng Computer Science and Electronics

This is a joint course between the departments of Computer Science and Electrical and Electronic Engineering, designed to meet the needs of the computing and electronics industries. The course provides full accreditation for the qualification of Chartered Engineer.

The Bristol area is home to a range of thriving and world-leading semiconductor design companies who contribute to our curriculum design as well as hosting industry based projects.

The first two years cover the foundations of computing and electronics, equipping you to work confidently in both software and hardware. Year three includes a major project, either based in industry or industry-inspired and undertaken in the University. The fourth year allows you to tailor your degree to suit your interests through your of choice of individual project and option subjects.

More about Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Find out more about studying Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Computer Science at Bristol including career prospects and how the course is taught and assessed.

Typical offer for MEng Computer Science and Electronics - applicants must meet one of the following

A-level
Standard offer
AAA including A in Mathematics
A-level
Contextual offer
What is a contextual offer?
ABB including A in Mathematics
International Baccalaureate Diploma
Standard offer
36 points overall with 18 at Higher Level, including 6 at Higher Level in Mathematics
International Baccalaureate Diploma
Contextual offer
What is a contextual offer?
32 points overall with 16 at Higher Level, including 6 at Higher Level in Mathematics
Cambridge Pre-U offerRequirements are as for A-levels, where Grade A* is D2, A is D3, B is M2, and C is M3
Access to HE Diploma offerPass 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 A. See admissions statement for alternative qualifications.
BTEC offer DDD (Engineering) plus A-level Mathematics at A. See admissions statement for alternative Maths qualifications.
Scottish Qualifications Authority offerAdvanced Higher: AA including Mathematics, and Standard Higher: AAAAB
Welsh Baccalaureate offerRequirements are as for A-levels where you can substitute a non-subject specific grade for the Advanced Welsh Baccalaureate Skills Challenge Certificate at that grade.
European Baccalaureate offer85% overall with 8.5 in Mathematics
International qualificationsAccepted international qualifications

Specified subjects

Where A-level Mathematics is not offered alongside this qualification, please see section 1.2 in the Admissions statement.

Applicants must also meet these requirements

GCSE profile requirementsProfile:
Standard literacy requirement
Further information about GCSE requirements and profile levels for 2018 entry.
English language requirements If English is not your first language, you need to meet this profile level:
Profile E
Further information about English language requirements and profile levels.

Deferred entry

For this course deferred entry is: Welcomed

Selection process

UCAS or Common Application

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For questions regarding study and admission contact our Enquiries Team:
Phone: +44 (0)117 394 1649
Email: choosebristol-ug@bristol.ac.uk

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Accreditation

This course is recognised by the following organisations:

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

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