UK AERONAUTICAL & AEROSPACE ENGINEERING

Times Good University Guide Ranking 2014 (Aero and Manu Eng) 1 2 3 4 5 6 8 9 10 11 Overall Rank 2014 Grades required (HEAP and UCAS 2014) University A-level 1 20 7 5 =18 =12 21 =29 15 60 Cambridge Southampton Bath Imperial College London Sheffield Surrey Loughborough Leeds Bristol West of England A*AA A*AA A*AA A*A*A* MEng – AAA BEng - AAB MEng – AAA BEng - AAB MEng - AAA BEng - AAA - AAB AAA A*AA System Eng – 300pts (BBB) Design / Manu Eng – 280pts (BBC) MEng / Engine Mgt– AAA BEng - AAA 37 35 IB 40 – 42 36 36 40 37 35 36 34 34 36 36 TSA Cam admission test at Cambridge Maths + Phys at grade A* Maths + Phys (A* in either one) Maths + Phys at grade A* Maths + Phys Maths + Phys MEng : Mathematics at grade A and Physics at grade A. BEng : Maths at grade A and Physics Maths + Phys Maths at grade A* + Phys Grade C or above in Mathematics plus a pass in one of the following subjects: Biology; Chemistry; Computing/Computer Science; Design and Technology; Electronics; Engineering; ICT; Further Maths; Music Technology; Physics; Statistics Maths + Phys/ Chem/ Bio/ Eng Sci MEng : Maths + Phys + one other subject at grade A 5 GCSEs or equivalent at grade C or above are also required, to include English and Mathematics. Offer will be reduced to AAB if applicant has sufficient and relevant work experience or 9 GCSEs at grade A or A* BEng : Maths + Phys at grade B 5 GCSEs or equivalent at Grade C or above are also required, to include English and Mathematics. Maths + Phys Required A Level / IB subjects

12

26

Manchester

13

46

Brunel

MEng – AAA - AAB BEng - AAB

35 33

14 15

23 42

Nottingham Strathclyde

AAA - AAB MEng – A*AA - AAA

36 32 – 36

16 17 18

=29 47 108

Queen’s Belfast Swansea Staffordshire

MEng - AAA – AABa BEng - BBB MEng - AAB BEng - BBB

Mathematics and Physics/Further Mathematics/Technology and Design/Chemistry/Biology Maths GCSE Mathematics at grade C or above Check website for A level requirements AAA including Mathematics plus another Science subject. Applicants not offering an Applied/Mechanics option in Mathematics must have at least AS Physics at a minimum of Grade B as an alternative. One of A-level General Studies and Critical Thinking considered Typically ABB at A-Level including Mathematics plus another Science subject. Applicants not offering an Applied/Mechanics option in Mathematics must have at least AS Physics at a minimum of Grade B as an alternative. One of A-level General Studies and Critical Thinking considered Mathematics and Physics. BEng : Applicants will receive an offer conditional on attaining AAB. Applicants who achieve AAB are guaranteed entry. Applicants who achieve grades less than AAB but higher than BBB will be considered for entry Maths + Phys Mathematics and (Physics or Engineering or Design & Technology). Maths + Phys BEng : GCSE English Language at grade C or above (or equivalent) Maths at grade B + Physics Maths + Science Mathematics at grade C.(Physics at grade C or Design & Technology at grade C) Maths + Any Science Maths + any science

19

36

Liverpool

MEng – AAB BEng - ABB

34 33

20

25

Glasgow

MEng – A*AA BEng - AAB MEng – AAA BEng – AAB - ABBb BBB ABB (320pts) / 280pts

36 34 34 28 29 30 30

21 23 24 25 26 27 28 32 36

37 45 =96 43 76 =29 98 111 =77

Queen Mary Coventry Hertfordshire City University Brighton Aston Salford Kingston Sheffield Hallam

ABB MEng – BBB - BBC BEng – BBC - BCC ABB 220pts from 2 A level passes

34

30

UK CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
Times Good University Guide Ranking 2014 (Chem Eng) Overall Rank 2014 Grades required (HEAP and UCAS 2014) University A-level IB Required A Level/IB subjects

1 2 3 4 5

1 5 =29 38 7

Cambridge Imperial College London Leeds Heriot-Watt Bath

A*AA A*A*A – A*AAA Chem Eng – AAA Pet & other Eng – AAB BBB AAA Chem Eng – AAA Pet Eng – AAB

40 – 42 39 36

TSA Cam admission test at Cambridge Maths A* and Chem A*/A A in Physics, Biology, Further Maths and/or Economics GCSE English Language grade C or above Mathematics and Physics or Chemistry GCSE English and Physics at grade C Grades ABB to include Maths and Chemistry for entry to Level 2 GCSE English and Mathematics at grade C Chemistry and Mathematics GCSE Minimum grade C in English Language, Mathematics and either Physics, Chemistry or Double Award Science Mathematics, a science subject and one other academic subject. This excludes General Studies GCSE English and Mathematics Grade C Chemistry and Mathematics at grade A; Mathematics A level must have a mechanics element, if no mechanics element in Mathematics, A level Physics is required GCSE Mathematics at grade C, English grade C or equivalent AAB to include Mathematics and Chemistry GCSE English at grade C or above Chemistry and Mathematics GCSE English and Mathematics at grade C Maths and at least one from Chemistry or Physics Mathematics at grade B.Chemistry at grade B.(Design & Technology at grade B or Engineering at grade B or Physics at grade B)

36

=6

26

Manchester

37 35

=6

16

Birmingham

MEng - AAA – AAB BEng - AAB MEng – AAB BEng - ABB Chem Eng – AAA AAB Chem / Pet Eng – BBB

36 – 38 34 – 36 35 34 33 – 35 36

8 =9 =9

=12 =18 21

Surrey Sheffield Loughborough

11

40

Aberdeen

32

12

22

Edinburgh

AAA - ABB

32 – 37

13

47

Swansea

BBB

GCSE English at Grade C, Physics or Double Award Science at C Chemistry and Mathematics MEng - GCSE English Language Mathematics and Other recommended subjects are Physics, Further Mathematics, Chemistry, Design Technology, IT/Computing and Biology GCSE Physics or Dual Award Science (minimum grade B) required if Physics not offered at A level Physics and/or Biology preferred in addition to Mathematics and Chemistry. Chemistry accepted at AS level (grade A or B) if offered in combination with A level Mathematics and Physics Chemistry and Mathematics and Physics Physics, Chemistry or Combined Science if no corresponding A level Mathematics and (Chemistry or Physics) English Language and Maths grade C Mathematics required, plus either Chemistry or Physics preferred. If Chemistry or Physics is not offered at A level then it must be offered at AS level GCSE English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics at grade C or better GCSE English at grade C Chemistry at grade A and Mathematics at grade A GCSE at grade C in Mathematics and English Mathematics at grade C and Chemistry at grade C

14

=18

Newcastle

AAB

36

15 16

42 23

Strathclyde Nottingham

A*A*A - AAA AAA - AAB

34 34 – 36

17

9

University College London

A*AA - AAB

36 – 39

18

=29

Queen’s Belfast

MEng - ABB – BBBb BEng – BBB - BBCb ABB - BBB MEng – BBB BEng - BBC

32

20 21

=29 93

Aston Teesside

34

30

UK CIVIL ENGINEERING
Times Good University Guide Ranking 2014 (Civ Eng) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 =12 =12 14 Overall Rank 2014 Grades required (HEAP and UCAS 2014) University A-Level 1 5 7 20 =12 =18 =18 =33 15 10 21 47 38 26 Cambridge Imperial College London Bath Southampton Surrey Newcastle Sheffield Cardiff Bristol Warwick Loughborough Swansea Heriot-Watt Manchester A*AA A*A*A A*AA AAA AAA - AAB AAA AAA Archit Eng – AAB Civil / Civil Env Eng - AAB A*AA MEng - AAA BEng - AAB MEng - AAA BEng - ABB MEng - AAB BEng – BBB Civil – BBB Civil Int St - BBB MEng – AAA BEng - AAB IB 40 – 42 39 36 36 35 37 37 28 – 32 32 - 36 38 36 36 34 34 33 31 35 37 35 TSA Cam admission test at Cambridge Maths at grade A* and Phys at grade A Maths at grade A Maths at grade A Maths and Phys Maths required Maths + science Maths required Maths and Phys required Maths and Phys required Maths and a second science Maths required Maths required Maths and any science Required A Level/IB subjects

15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26

49 22 9 23 8 40 =29 16 36 42 101 25

Dundee Edinburgh University College London Nottingham Exeter Aberdeen Leeds Birmingham Liverpool Strathclyde Greenwich Glasgow

ABB AAA - ABB A*AAe - AAAe MEng - AAA BEng - AAB MEng - AAA – AAB BEng – AAA - ABB MEng / BEng - BBB Civil Struct – AAA Civil Env - AAB Civil Enr – A*AA Civil – AAA - AAB MEng / Struct Eng – AAB BEng - ABB MEng / BEng - AAA - AAB BBB – BCC MEng – AAA BEng / Archit Eng - AAB MEng / Civ Env/ Archit Struct - AAB BEng - BBB BBC BCC Civ Archit – BCD - BCC MEng – ABB BEng - BBC

32 32 - 37 38 – 39 36 34 34 – 36 32 - 34 34 32 38 36 35 – 38 34 – 38 35 32

Maths + any science / technology subject Maths required + Phys / Engineering / D&T

Maths and any science Maths and any science Mathematics at grade B.(Physics at grade B or Design & Technology at grade B or Engineering at grade B)

Maths required Maths required Maths and Phys required

26 36 34 34 32 28 30 29

Maths at grade C Maths and Phys required Mathematics plus one from Physics, Chemistry,D&T, Geo. Bio, Computer Sci or ICT. A-level Applied Double Award Science is acceptable as relevant Science for entry to BEng. MEng – Maths +Phys / D&T at grade B BEng - Maths + Phys / D&T at grade C rd General Studies accepted as 3 A Level Maths required

27 28 29 30

=29 61 98 45

Queen’s Belfast Nottingham Trent Salford Coventry

UK ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING
Times Good University Guide Ranking 2014 1 2 3 4 5 6 =7 =7 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 =17 19 =20 =20 23 Overall Rank 2014 1 =12 5 20 7 26 =29 25 15 42 =18 16 9 22 =18 =29 11 =12 21 36 40 University Grades required (UCAS 2014) A-Level Cambridge Surrey Imperial College London Southampton Bath Manchester Leeds Glasgow Bristol Strathclyde Sheffield Birmingham University College London Edinburgh Newcastle Queen’s Belfast York Lancaster Loughborough Liverpool Aberdeen AAB AAAe AAA – ABB AAB - ABB BBB AAA AAB ABB ABB BBB A*AA AAA A*AA AAA ABB AAB AAA AAB AAA - AAB AAA - AAB IB 40 – 42 37 38 36 34 35 35 34 37 32 34 35 – 36 38 32 - 37 35 32 36 35 32 33 32 Please see the website for full details Mathematics and at least one other from Physics, Electronics, Further Mathematics. Mathematics at grade A* and Physics at grade A and one other relevant subject such as Further Mathematics, Electronics, Computing or Chemistry Maths + Phys (Mathematics at grade A or Physics at grade A).Any Technology subject. Maths + Phys / Electronics Maths Maths and Physics Maths at grade A Maths at A and Physics at B for first year entry. Maths, Physics and Computing for second year entry. ABB including Mathematics and either Physics, Chemistry or Electronics Maths and physical science Maths + Phys / Further Maths Maths andGCSE Science or Design & Technology at grade B also required Maths + Phys Mathematics and Physics/Further Mathematics/Technology and Design/Chemistry/Biology/Electronics Mathematics plus one of either Chemistry, Electronics or Physics. Mathematics and Physical Science Maths and at least one science ABB including Mathematics and a Science subject (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Electronics or Design and Technology, Systems and Control Technology) at grade B and GCSE English grade C Mathematics at grade B.(Physics at grade B or Design & Technology at grade B or Engineering at grade B) Required A Level/IB subjects

24 25 26 27 28 29 30

38 =52 =33 46 43 23 35

Heriot-Watt The Robert Gordon Uni Cardiff Brunel City Nottingham Reading

BBB BCC AAB ABB - BBB ABB AAA - ABB AAB

29 27 32 - 36 33 30 32 – 36 35

Maths and Phys required. Grades ABB including Maths and Physics for entry to Level 2 Mathematics and (Physics or Any Technology subject or Engineering). Maths required GCE A Level ABB-BBB including Mathematics, and a Science or Engineering subject. 5 GCSEs or equivalent at Grade C or above are also required, to include English and Mathematics Mathematics at grade B and Physics Mathematics and (Physics or Electronics or Chemistry or Biology or Design & Technology - Systems & Control) MEng A Level Mathematics and Physics and Electronics at grade A

UK GENERAL ENGINEERING
Times Good University Guide Ranking 2014 1 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 12 Overall Rank 2014 University Grades required (HEAP and UCAS 2014) A-Level 1 6 10 8 2 =33 60 40 47 Cambridge Durham Warwick Exeter Oxford Cardiff West of England Aberdeen Swansea A*AA AAA MEng - AAA BEng - AAB AAA - ABB MEng – A*AA ABB 180pts BBB CCC IB 40 - 42 37 38 36 32 – 36 38 – 40 30 180pts from IB scheme 32 30 - 36 Specific subjects are required for certain courses. Please see the website for full details Maths + Phys Maths + Phys Maths + any Science Maths at grade A* + Physics Physics Aptitude Test required, must register with uni before 15 Oct deadline Please check uni website for specific details Only Foundation course (1yr) offered GCE A level: no specific subjects required. Minimum of two A-Levels. Must also have GCSE English Language and Mathematics at grade C or above Mathematics at grade B + Physics / Design & Technology / Engineering at grade B Course offered is Engineering with deferred choice of specialism Required A Level/IB subjects

13

67

Bournemouth

BBC - BCC

28 – 30

15

83

Liverpool John Moores

16 19

14 118

Leicester London South Bank

BBB

30

Mathematics, and either a science or Design & Technology or Engineering or Physics or Computing or Electronics Total of 160 points required from two A levels including at least one grade C. Remaining points to make up 160 total can be derived from additional subjects including A2, AS etc. For advice, contact the admissions unit of the School of Engineering, Technology & Maritime Operations at taeadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk or go to http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/eng Maths + physical science

Only offer foundation course and course for HND qualification. To find out more, please check university website

UK MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Times Good University Guide Ranking 2014 (Mech Eng) 1 2 3 4 5 6 =7 =7 Overall Rank 2014 Grades required (HEAP and UCAS 2014) University A-level Cambridge Imperial College London Sheffield Leeds Bristol Bath Surrey Loughborough A*AA A*A*A A*AAA AAA AAA A*AA - AAA A*AA AAB ABB IB 40 – 42 40 37 35 38 36 35 32 TSA admission test at Cambridge. Please see the website for full details GCSE English at grade B or above. Maths and Physics at grade A*.3rd ALevel from Further Maths, Chem/D&T/Bio/Electronics/Computing/Econ. Alt : A*AAA with A* in Maths and A in Phys and further two relevant A-Levels GCSE English at grade C and above. Maths + Physics / Chemistry GCSE English at grade C or above. Maths and Physics required GCSE Maths at grade A. Maths + Phys GCSE Maths at grade A and Eng at min grade C. Maths+Phys with either at grade A* GCSE Maths and English at grade C. Maths + Phys GCSE English at grade C. Maths + Physics required Required A Level/IB subjects

1 5 =18 =29 15 7 =12 21

9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 =30 =30

42 =33 23 20 16 =12 10 8 =18 =29 38 26 83 36 47 22 46 27 25 40 =52 =64 45

Strathclyde Cardiff Nottingham Southampton Birmingham Lancaster Warwick Exeter Newcastle Queen’s Belfast Heriot-Watt Manchester Liverpool John Moores Liverpool Swansea Edinburgh Brunel King’s College London Glasgow Aberdeen Robert Gordon Harper Adams Coventry

AAA - AAB AAA AAB A*AA AAB AAB AAB AAA - ABB AAB BBB BBB AAB BBC ABB BBB AAA – ABB AAB

32 32 - 36 34 38 35 – 36 35 36 32 – 36 35 32 29 35

Maths + Phys GCSE English at grade C or higher. Maths at A level required. Maths + Phys GCSE English at grade C. A* in either Maths or Physics GCSE Eng and Maths at grade C. Maths+Phys/Chem/D&T/Further Maths GCSE – refer to uni prospectus. Maths + physical science t grade B GCSE English and Maths at grade C. Maths + Physics required GCSE English at grade C and above. Maths+ any science GCSE Maths and Phys / Dual Award Science at grade A required. GCSE English Language and Mathematics + Phys or Dual Award Science at min grade C. Mathematics and Physics/Further Maths/ D&T /Chem/Bio GCSE English at grade C and above. Maths and Physics required GCSE English at grade C and above. Maths and any science. 5 GCSEs at grade C and above including Maths and English

33 32 32 – 37 35

GCSE English at grade C. Maths + another science required. GCSE English required. Maths required. GCSE English at Grade C. Maths+Phys or D&T or Engineering Minimum of 5 GCSEs grades A* to C are required to include English and Mathematics. Maths+Phys at grade A + any subject at grade B Mechanical Engineering n/a Maths+Phys required GCSE English required. Maths + Phys/D&T/Engineering at grade B 5 GCSEs including English and Maths. Maths + Physics / Tech subject / Engineering Mechanical Engineering n/a

AAB BBB BCC

34 32 27

BBB

29

Five GCSEs at grade C or above including English and Maths. Maths + Phys/Chem/Further Maths/ICT/Computing/DT/Engineering or Electronics