The automotive industry is one that has been around for many years, and continues to grow. The technology within the industry is changing and improving, adapting with the demands of the consumers. Automotive engineering is concerned with the design and production of motor vehicles, as well as the improvement of components associated, such as engines and aerodynamics. You might be dealing with any vehicle, from civilian to high end sports and formula one cars.
An undergraduate degree in automotive engineering will give you a good foundation of knowledge in the area. You will be able to develop your understanding of both basic and complex engineering principles, as well as applying your skills to practical situations.
Your degree will be delivered in a mixture of modes. These will include lectures and seminars, as well as practical and workshop sessions. You may be required to take part in a placement year or module.