• 98%

    of our students have progressed to a positive destination.

    Sunderland College destination data, 16-18 year olds, 2017/18 academic year.

  • 93%

    of our students agreed that the teaching on their course is good.

    Sunderland College On-programme Survey 2018

  • Free meals

    Eligible students may be entitled to bursaries and free meals.

Start Date:Duration:Level:Study mode:Course location:Course Type:
06/10/20201 Year3Full-TimeCity CampusFull-time Vocational

What’s it all about?

This course is for people who are looking for a career in engineering or who would like to progress to studying engineering an higher education.

You will need either a minimum of four GCSE psses at grade 5 or above including a 6 in Maths. Or a BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Engineering

Study levelCost
16-18FREE
19+2600.00*

The course has seven mandatory topics. Engineering Principles, Delivery of Engineering Processes Safety as a team, Engineering product design and manufacture, Applied commercial and quality principles in engineering, a specilaist engineering project, micr

English and Maths are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and progress to your dream career. If you have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE Maths and/ or English at school, we will support you to improve your skills.

Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm. Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.

"Our teaching staff have a vast range of industrial experience in a broad range of areas within engineering and some have Chartered Engineer status from the Institute of Chartered Engineers (ICE).Caterpillar, the world’s leading manufacturer
of constructi

Your Curriculum Team

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What’s next?

98%of our students progress to a positive destination

(*Destination data for Sunderland College students aged 16-18, academic year 2017/18).

Why choose Sunderland College?

Our achievement rates are well above the national average.

We are the College of the Year.

(*Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

100% of our HND and HNC students progressed to employment or further study. 

(*Destination data, academic year 2016/17, HNC 19+)

We have recently invested £50 million in our facilities.