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Engineering at TyneMet

Engineering is an exciting subject that opens up a world of opportunities for you to design, develop and build almost anything and everything around us. Whether it be the ways we commute to work, the homes we live in or even the ways we stay entertained, engineering and technology are involved.

Why study Engineering at TyneMet?

TyneMet's award-winning Engineering department provides the best place for engineering students to learn both the theory of engineering as well as train in a practical environment. This is one of the many reasons TyneMet has such an excellent reputation which is recognised by a number of leading employers across the North East who operate on a global scale and recommend the training delivered at TyneMet College.

TyneMet College is the first college in the North of England to gain STEM Assured accreditation, recognising excellence in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.

Our Level 3 Engineering courses were recognised by receiving a Good Schools Guide Award for 2012 – outranking all other English schools and colleges in its category.

Full time courses

Title Level Attendance Type
Level 1 BTEC Certificate in Engineering Level 1 Full-time Vocational
Level 2 BTEC First Award in Engineering Level 2 Full-time Vocational
Level 3 BTEC National Diploma in Engineering Level 3 Full-time Vocational
Level 3 BTEC National Subsidiary Diploma in Engineering (Electrical Bias) Level 3 Full-time Vocational

Higher Education courses

Title Level Attendance Duration
Foundation Degree in Power Engineering Level 4/5 Part-time Two years
HNC In Electrical & Electronic Engineering Level 4 Part-time Two years
HNC In Manufacturing Engineering Level 4 Part-time Two years
HNC In Mechanical Engineering Level 4 Part-time Two years


Title Level
Engineering Level 2

Like to know more?

If you have any questions about studying Engineering at TyneMet, contact one of our friendly student advisors on 0191 229 5000 or enquiries@tynemet.ac.uk