Skills for career development
Qualified engineers are valued for their rigorous approach to problem solving and high level of numeracy. These skills open up a wide range of other career opportunities – for example in management or finance – as well as in engineering itself.
On graduation you can apply (via an appropriate engineering institution) to the Engineering Council for registration as an Incorporated Engineer.
If you wish to carry on with your studies you can work towards our Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering (E22), leading to the MSc in Engineering (F46). On graduation you will be able to apply (via an appropriate engineering institution) to the Engineering Council for registration as Chartered Engineer (CEng).
Opportunities exist in research, design and development, commissioning, project management, technical sales and marketing, technical journalism and patent work. With appropriate experience and qualifications it’s also possible to be a self-employed consultant.