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Welcome!

Our subject area page enables you to hear from subject academics, see our facilities and find out more about what our courses offer. It gives you everything you could expect during a visit to BCU.

Let third year Criminology student Shelby, welcome you to our Open Day. She'll tell you all about why she chose to study at BCU as well as giving you an insight into everything she has achieved here.

Engineering

Our range of accredited engineering degrees, are practice-led and part of the worldwide Conceive, Design, Implement, Operate (CDIO) initiative for the next generation of engineers. We have recently invested £8 million in our faculty facilities to supply new industry-standards labs and machinery, so that you graduate with all the practical skills and experience to secure a career.

Meet Laura

Associate Professor

Hear from Associate Professor, Laura Leyland. She explains what it means to be an engineer, what to expect from your course and how our expert staff will support you along the way. Laura also highlights some of BCU’s industry-standard equipment and facilities, as well as our close industry connections with leading companies in the field.

What you'll see at a City Centre Open Day

Our student Shelby takes you on a tour of our City Centre campus, showing you what an Open Day at BCU is really like.

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See our facilities

Millennium Point, City Centre Campus

Millennium Point, City Centre Campus Get your first impression of our Millennium Point building and view the fantastic facilities on offer. Find out more about our social spaces, makers space and our Engineering facilities from Senior Technician, Chris Evans.

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Placements

There’s no better way to prepare for your career than getting first-hand experience. Take a look at some of the placement opportunities our Engineering students have taken advantage of with companies such as Nissan, Renault and Arconic.

See our students on placement

Which Engineering course is right for you?

Are you interested in Engineering but not sure exactly which course is right for you? Take our quiz to find out which course best suits you!

Find the perfect course for you

Talk to us on Facebook

Join our community on Facebook! Our official BCUSU group is the ideal place to meet people on your course and get excited to come and study with us.

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More information

  • Help Desk

  • Finance next steps

  • Accommodation next steps

  • Preparing for the hotline

  • Return to Clearing Open Day

Help Desk

We're always more than happy to help out when you get in touch. Contact us via Facebook Messenger to get your queries answered.

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Finance next steps

Got your Clearing space but wondering what you need to do next? Read more about how to get your student finance sorted.

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Accommodation next steps

Got your Clearing space but wondering what you need to do next? Read more about how to get your accommodation sorted.

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Preparing to call the hotline

Nervous about calling the Clearing hotline? Our guide will help get you prepared, so you have all the important info ready for you to secure your place.

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Return to Clearing Open Day

Head back to the main Open Day pages, so you can continue to explore BCU, Birmingham, and all we have to offer!

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