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Engineering Year Zero

De Montfort University

Pre-Master On Campus
48 months
14250 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Engineering Year Zero at De Montfort University is part of four years of integrated study, is ideal if you want to become a professional Engineer, but do not have the relevant subject grades to study Engineering at degree level. 

Visit the official programme website for more information


Engineering Year Zero at De Montfort University   gives you the core skills in science, mathematics, design and IT, required to study engineering or physics at undergraduate level.

On completion of the Engineering Year Zero course, you can progress to one of our BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering or Mechatronics.


Upon successful completion of Engineering Year Zero you can progress to the first year of our Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons), Mechatronics BEng (Hons) or Electronic Engineering BEng (Hons). After completing your choice of the full BEng (Hons) engineering course you can choose to continue with further study to a masters level programme or pursue a career in your preferred field of engineering.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Quantitative Methods
  • Engineering Applications
  • ICT and Business Practice
  • Design and Technology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Five GCSEs at grade C or above, including English and Mathematics, plus one of the following:
  • Normally 56 UCAS points from at least one A-level or equivalent or
  • BTEC National Diploma/ Extended Diploma at MPP or
  • Pass in the QAA Access to HE. English and Mathematics GCSE required as a separate qualification as equivalency is not accepted within the Access qualification. We will normally require students to have had a break from full-time education before undertaking the Access course or
  • International Baccalaureate: 24+ points

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Engineering Year Zero
De Montfort University