Electrical and Mechanical Engineering (Advanced entry)

UHI North Highland


Thurso Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)


The BEng Hons Electrical and Mechanical Engineering has been designed to meet the demand from employers for engineers who have a wide knowledge and skills base covering a range of engineering disciplines.

Study this Honours degree and you will graduate with advanced levels of competence in engineering and technology, including mechanical, electrical, electronic and management skills, making you highly sought after in the job market.

The broad-based nature of this course will give you many of the necessary skills and competences required by a range of industries, including the expanding renewable energies sector.

Entry Requirements

HNC Engineering Systems or relevant HNC.

Progression Routes

Employment in the engineering industry in a variety of roles.

Start Date

September, January




BEng Hons

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

6 years


Energy, Engineering and Construction

SCQF Level


Career Area


Career Sectors

Aeronautical Engineering

Chemical and Materials Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Engineering General

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (including Fabrication and Welding)

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Offshore and Energy