Queen Mary University of London

Course Introduction

Combine a foundation year with a traditional university degree in engineering.

Get the skills and experience you need to study an undergraduate degree in engineering with our integrated foundation programme, open to UK/EU and international students. You are guaranteed a place on one of the following programmes at Queen Mary if you pass the foundation year, without having to re-apply through UCAS:

Aerospace Engineering BEng / MEng

Aerospace Engineering with Management BEng

Biomedical Engineering BEng / MEng

Biomedical Engineering with Management BEng / MEng

Mechanical Engineering BEng / MEng

Mechanical Engineering with Management BEng

Robotics Engineering BEng / MEng

Sustainable Energy Engineering BEng / MEng

As a foundation student you’ll have full access to all student facilities, including welfare, library, social and sport. UK and EU foundation students are eligible for funding through the Student Loans Company.

You’ll be taught on our Mile End campus by experienced university staff who also teach on undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

Course Modules

Year 1 Foundation year Below is the course structure for your foundation year. The structure and modules of the rest of your degree depend on which programme you progress onto. Compulsory Physics – Mechanics and Materials Physics – Fields and Waves Introduction to Engineering Mathematics I Mathematics II Choose from English Language I Communication in Science and Technology Choose from Essential Foundation Mathematics Introduction to Modern Physics Choose from Physics – Electricity and Atomic Physics Discrete Mathematics *You are allocated these modules automatically depending on your previous mathematics qualification.

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Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Full Time Including Foundation Year
Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) - BEng (Hon) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Full Time Including Foundation Year
Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) - BEng (Hon) £9,250 European Fees