Introductory courses to HNCs, HNDs and Degree Pathways
Rosyth, Glenrothes, Dunfermline
Full-time, Part-time, Distance Learning, Online
Start studying in August 2023
Why Choose Engineering at Fife College?
A career in Engineering provides great job opportunities within many different industries. Engineers are highly sought after in emerging industries such as renewable energy, pharmaceuticals, digital infrastructure, food and fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) production as well as more traditional fields such as mechanical engineering & fabrication and welding.
From renewable energy courses, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering to learning about robotics and wiring techniques, we have a wide variety that fits your interests and career goals.
Our Engineering courses are suitable for every level of study, from a basic pre-apprenticeship training course or a certificate in engineering, up to HNC and HND level, which could allow you to progress on to an engineering degree at university.
We also offer modern apprenticeships in Engineering – Hit the button below to find out how this might suit you.
We offer courses in the following subjects:
· Advanced Manufacturing, Robotics and Automation
· Automotive Engineering
· Computer Aided Draughting and Design
· Electrical and Engineering
· Engineering Systems and Renewables
· Fabrication, Welding and Inspection
· Manufacturing Engineering
· Mechanical Engineering
· Petroleum, Oil and Gas
Progress to a Degree
Our HNC and HND Engineering Courses are the equivalent of the first and second years of an Engineering degree.
If you meet the requirements, you could progress to year 3 and 4 of a specific BEng (Hons) degree course at any of the following partner Universities:
The University of Aberdeen
Edinburgh Napier University
Glasgow Caledonian University
University of the Highlands and Islands
University of the West of Scotland
So studying Engineering at Fife College can be a more cost-effective, local alternative route to the same Engineering degree in Scotland, in the same amount of time!
What Happens after I Apply?
There are four possible outcomes from your interview:
1. Unconditional offer: you have met all the entry requirements and your place is guaranteed.
2. Conditional offer: your place is secured pending meeting the entry requirements.
3. Waiting list: you have met all entry requirements; however, the course is full.
If any spaces become available you may be contacted usually around about the course start date.
4. Unsuccessful: speak to our Guidance Team. They may be able to help you find another suitable course.
Discover What the Course Is Really Like
Find out the pathway David Nicoll took from NC to HNC to HND to now an employed apprentice at Babcock International in Rosyth.
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