Architectural Engineering with International Studies (MEng)

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The award
MEng

How long you will study
5 years

Domestic course fees
GBP 9250

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
find out

International course fees
GBP 14200

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About Architectural Engineering with International Studies at Heriot-Watt University

The MEng Architectural Engineering with International Studies programme further develops the objectives of the BEng programme and in addition aims to:

  • provide a greater in-depth knowledge and understanding of the key engineering topics within architectural engineering;
  • broaden students' understanding of management issues;
  • expose students to the issues involved in problem solving within industry.

The international dimension of the programme aims to encourage awareness of the global engineering industry and allows students to foster international links by spending their fourth year at an institution abroad.

We are still accepting applications for September 2018.

Centre of Excellence in Sustainable Building Design

Our Architectural Engineering programmes are delivered by the Royal Academy of Engineering Centre of Excellence in Sustainable Building Design. This is one of four such Centres established at UK universities that jointly form a national network to demonstrate and exchange best practice in teaching and research for the sustainable built environment. The Centre also ensures graduates of Architectural Engineering will be used to working within an inter-disciplinary environment involving architecture, engineering and construction.

Accreditation

Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

Accredited by the Energy Institute (EI) on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

Employability

Work and study

This is what our MEng Architectural Engineering with International Studies students are doing six months after graduating:

  • 81% are working
  • 9.5% are studying
  • 9.5% are working and studying.

Managerial/professional position

  • 80% of those working are in a professional/managerial position six months after graduating.

Salary

  • The average salary of students six months after graduating: £24000
  • The average UK salary of students six months after graduating from a similar course: £24000

Jobs

These are the most common jobs students go into six months after graduating:

  • Engineering professionals
  • Sales occupations
  • Administrative occupations

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMEngHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study5 years
    Course starts find outDomestic course feesGBP 9250International course feesGBP 14200

Notes about fees for this course

Status*Scotland / EU**England / Northern Ireland / WalesInternational
FeePaid by SAAS£9,250£14,200

* Your residency 'status' is usually defined as the country where you have been ordinarily resident for the three years before the start of your course. Find out more about tuition fees.

** European Union countries, not including England, Northern Ireland or Wales.

Scholarships and bursaries

Featured scholarships

Bursaries for students from England, Northern Ireland or Wales starting undergraduate degree courses in 2018

In addition to government maintenance loans and grants towards the costs of fees and living costs, we are offering generous financial support to attract and support eligible students from England, Northern Ireland or Wales:

View our full range of undergraduate scholarships.

Entry requirements

Year 1

  • Highers AAAB or BBBBC to include Mathematics at B
  • A-Levels ABC or BBB to include Mathematics at B
  • Int. Baccalaureate 31 points to include 5 in Higher Level Mathematics
  • Scottish Baccalaureate pass with Advanced Higher Mathematics

Year 2

  • Advanced Highers BB including Mathematics, plus BBC at Higher in other subjects
  • A-Levels ABB to include Mathematics
  • Scottish Baccalaureate Distinction with Advanced Higher Mathematics
  • Int. Baccalaureate 35 points to include 6 in Higher Level Mathematics
  • HNC A in graded unit including pass in appropriate level Mathematics
  • HND BB in graded units including pass in appropriate level Mathematics

Year 3

  • HND AB in graded units with A in final graded unit including pass in appropriate level Mathematics.

Additional information

  • For all years, applications are welcomed from holders of non-school qualificationsmature candidates and overseas students.
  • All EU and overseas candidates will require an IELTS overall grade 6.0 (or equivalent) with no component lower than 5.5 or equivalent.
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