Manufacturing Engineering

Glasgow Clyde College


Anniesland Campus, Langside Campus


If you’re considering a career in engineering, and in particular manufacturing, then this HNC Manufacturing Engineering course can help you on your way. This manufacturing engineering course will equip you with the skills and knowledge required to work as an engineer in the design, mechanical and manufacturing sectors.

If you enjoy problem solving, are solution focused, and want to know how things work, then you can become a great engineer. Engineering jobs are in high demand with many jobs required each year in Scotland alone as a result of Industry 4.0.

The units that you will undertake are given below:
Computer Aided Draughting for Engineers; Engineering Drawing; Materials Selection; Manufacturing: Process and Equipment Selection; Quality Management: An Introduction; Economics of Manufacture; Design for Manufacture; Communications; Engineering Principles; Engineering Mathematics 1; Manufacturing Engineering: Graded Unit 1; Engineering Mathematics 2; Dynamics; Information Technology: Applications Software 1; Engineering Mathematics 3.

Entry Requirements

Higher Maths, Design and Manufacture or Physics, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.

Progression Routes

Relevant degree programme, employment in the energy, maintenance, design, manufacturing and mechanical engineering sectors.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Mechanical Engineering

SCQF Level