University of South Wales

University of South Wales

Professional Engineering

On completing this course students will have achieved the academic requirements needed to satisfy the UK Standard for Professional Engineering Competencies (UK-SPEC). The degree is part of the Engineering Council's Engineering Gateways initiative, which provides flexible pathways to professional qualification for working engineers who cannot commit to full-time study.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have an accredited BEng Honours degree and be in relevant employment.

Suitable applicants will then be invited for interview. Applicants who are IEng accredited or have completed an academic review by a professional body may also be considered.

Course modules

Modules include:

Professional Development Audit
Learning Contract
Existing and Emerging Technologies
Engineering Analysis
Project Management for Engineers
Technical Communication Skills
Professional Responsibilities

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on assignments and examination.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time January 2017 - 6 years
MSc Part-time February 2017 - 6 years
MSc Part-time October 2017 - 6 years
MSc Part-time November 2017 - 6 years
MSc Part-time December 2017 - 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cardiff (Atrium) Campus Cardiff CF37 1DL Wales

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