As a leading regional centre for engineering, we offer accredited programmes with a focus on solving real world problems. Our engineering Clearing courses explore engineering design and application, providing students with rewarding career opportunities. With a wide range of courses to choose from, Salford is a great place to start your journey.

Engineering Clearing Courses

We offer a wide range of engineering Clearing courses, allowing you to tailor your studies to your interests and career ambitions. From civil engineering to architectural engineering, sound production and more, we have a range of pathways to suit you. Expand the accordion below to explore our courses. 

Civil Engineering Clearing Places

Are you fascinated by infrastructure? Do you want to contribute to society in a positive way? If so, our civil engineering Clearing courses are for you. By choosing to study civil engineering at Salford, you’ll gain the skills needed to successfully plan, manage and implement major engineering projects, while also benefitting from industry-led teaching. Initially providing a foundation in structures, surveying and project planning, your studies will progress to cover water resources, geotechnics and seismic engineering. With a focus on your future, you will also be given the option to participate in an industry placement year, where you can gain additional skills and boost your employability once you graduate.

Interested in studying one of our civil engineering Clearing courses, but need additional preparation? Our civil engineering with foundation year degree programme aims to build your engineering knowledge and equip you with the skills you need to complete the remainder of the course. Our foundation year will also introduce core skills in communication and teamwork that you will need to succeed at an advanced study level.

Our civil engineering degree courses scored 95% for overall satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2020 [University of Salford analysis of unpublished NSS 2020 data].

Our full range of civil engineering Clearing courses is listed below.

 

Mechanical Engineering Clearing Places

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From heating systems to refrigerators and cars, mechanical engineering shapes our daily life – yet across the world, mechanical engineers are in short supply. Our mechanical engineering Clearing places are designed to prepare you for a career spent designing, commissioning and maintaining systems of the future, along with developing the theoretical knowledge and skill sets required to thrive in a range of sectors.

At Salford, you will benefit from small group teaching and a supportive learning environment. As part of our UCAS Clearing mechanical engineering courses, you will also have the option to pursue an industry placement, which will provide you with the opportunity to demonstrate theoretical knowledge and creative application – all of which counts towards you becoming a world-class engineer.

If you’re interested in applying for one of our mechanical engineering Clearing courses, but need additional preparation, consider applying for our Mechanical Engineering with Foundation Year degree course, allowing you to develop your practical skills and knowledge before progressing to degree-level study.

Our full range of UCAS Clearing mechanical engineering courses is listed below.

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Aeronautical Engineering Clearing Places

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Our aeronautical engineering Clearing courses are designed to prepare you for a career in aerospace and aviation. You will develop both an innovative mindset and the practical skills needed to enhance your career prospects across a range of industries and sectors.

If you secure a place on one of our aeronautical engineering degree courses, you will be given the opportunity to pursue an industry placement year to enhance your professional skills and gain real-world experience for your studies. With our links to the aviation industry in the North West and beyond, you will be able to enhance your skills through professional flight test courses and industry competitions.

Interested in applying for one of our aeronautical engineering Clearing places but need additional preparation? Our aeronautical engineering degree with foundation year course aims to build your engineering knowledge, enhance your application of mathematics and to help you to develop skills for successful degree-level study.

So, whether you’re looking for an exciting career designing, operating or certifying an aircraft, or you want to develop the next generation of air taxis and unmanned drones, our aeronautical engineering clearing courses are the right option for you.

Our full range of aeronautical engineering UCAS courses is listed below.

Aircraft Engineering Clearing Places

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With demand for air travel predicted to increase, there has never been a more exciting time to study aircraft engineering. Technological advancements in flight are happening every day, which is why the aviation industry are in need of talented aircraft engineers with excellent technical knowledge and strong business acumen. While our aeronautical engineering courses deal with the designing of planes, our aircraft engineering courses deal with their maintenance and operation.

Our aircraft engineering programmes combine practical and theoretical aspects of flight with the underlying principles of aircraft engineering. Over the course of your studies, you will take part in a variety of modules designed to embed theoretical knowledge and creative application to help you become a world-class aircraft engineer. From avionics to aerodynamics, you’re guaranteed to find areas of study suited to your specific interests.

So, if you’re excited by aircrafts and flight, fascinated by the opportunities in engineering and desire a future career in this field, consider applying for one of our aircraft engineering Clearing places.

Our full range of aircraft engineering UCAS courses is listed below.

Acoustical and Audio Engineering Clearing Places

Do you have a strong background in science and audio technology? Are you looking for a degree programme that will enable you to create a better sounding world? If so, our acoustical and audio engineering Clearing courses are for you. With a focus on your career and solving real-world problems, you’ll explore the principles of acoustics, analogue electronics, speech, environmental noise measurement, digital signage processing, audio systems and speaker design.

For over 60 years, Salford has pioneered acoustics teaching and research, and is recognised by the UK Institute of Acoustics. Offering a route to Chartered Engineer status, you’ll be taught to the highest industry standards. Led by research-active practitioners, you’ll complete practical experiments in our acoustic facilities and discover an amazing number of ways that sound and acoustics impact our everyday lives.

Interested in our acoustical and audio engineering courses, but need additional preparation? If so, consider applying for our BEng (Hons) Acoustical and Audio Engineering with Foundation Year course. Designed to equip you with the skills you need to succeed at advanced level study, our foundation year covers the key principles of engineering, as well as providing a solid introduction to both mathematics and physics.

Our acoustical and audio engineering courses scored 91% for learning resources in the National Student Survey 2020 [University of Salford analysis of unpublished NSS 2020 data].

Our full range of acoustical and audio engineering Clearing courses are listed below.

Electrical and Electronic Engineering Clearing Places

Do you want to design the electrical power systems that are needed to meet tomorrow’s energy requirements? Are you interested in developing machine-learning algorithms that make robotic devices come to life? From transport to commerce, electronics are revolutionising every industry, changing the way we live, work and play. That’s why there’s never been a more exciting time to purse a degree in electrical and electronic engineering.

Designed to prepare you for an exciting career, our course illustrates how engineering is reshaping our world. During your studies, you’ll have access to outstanding facilities, including a modern electronics lab, an automotives lab and a robotics lab, packed with the latest industry-standard equipment. Across three years, you’ll learn about subjects as varied as green power generation, intelligent automobiles, sustainable energy and machine learning. Taught by a team of internationally-recognised engineers and researchers, we’ll share our passion for engineering and our industry expertise in robotics and automation research.

Our full range of electrical and electronic engineering Clearing courses are listed below:

Electronic Engineering Clearing Places

Working in the electronics sector is often fast-paced and dynamic. Engineers work in many different areas – from the design of microchips to product testing and development. The industry is currently focused on wireless charging and contactless payments, but new trends and inventions are emerging all of the time. Sound interesting?

If the answer is yes, our electronic engineering Clearing courses are for you. Taught by internationally renowned engineers and researchers, our degree programmes are designed to help you shape an exciting career in electronic design and consultancy. Across three years – or four, if you add an industrial placement – you’ll explore wireless networks, digital signal processing, transmission systems and machine learning.

Interested in our electronic engineering Clearing courses, but need additional preparation? If so, our BEng (Hons) Electronic Engineering with Foundation Year is ideal for you. This foundation year entry route will sharpen your skillsets so that you’re ready to succeed at degree level. It will build your engineering knowledge, enhance your application of mathematics, and help you develop the skills you need for successful undergraduate study.

Our full range of electronic engineering Clearing courses are listed below.

Sound Engineering and Production Clearing Places

Are you a creative person who enjoys using technology to find solutions? Do you have a passion for music, sound, production or audio technology? From engineering studio sessions to creative sound design, our sound engineering and production Clearing courses will allow you to develop the professional knowledge to deliver audio at the highest standard.

With a focus on your career and real-world applications, you’ll explore a range of audio modules designed to equip you with the skills to build a career in the music and audio industries. Combining audio engineering theory with studio-based delivery, you’ll critically evaluate new audio developments and apply them creatively. You’ll also have the opportunity to complete an industry placement year as part of your degree, which will help to build your professional network and provide real-world context for your studies.

Our sound engineering and production Clearing courses scored 91% for learning resources in the National Student Survey 2020 [University of Salford analysis of unpublished NSS data].

Our full range of sound engineering and production degrees are listed below.

Architectural Engineering Clearing Places

Do you have a real passion for developing, advancing and shaping the future of architectural design? If the answer is yes, our architectural engineering Clearing courses are the right choice for you. Combining architecture and engineering, you’ll build a comprehensive view of building design from day one, providing you with robust knowledge of building structures and the capability to lead a multidisciplinary approach to building design.

Guided by international expert tutors, this course will help you to develop career-essential knowledge and skills. Through our enviable location close to central Manchester, our strong industry links and our professional studio environment, you’ll study architecture in an inspiring, engaging way. What’s more, you’ll be given the opportunity to work on live briefs and attend guest lectures from local architecture and engineering firms, meaning you’ll graduate ready to change our built environment for the better.

Interested in studying architectural engineering, but need additional preparation? If so, consider applying for our BSc (Hons) Architectural Engineering with Foundation Year course. This introductory year will build your understanding of situations and problem solving in the built environment, providing you with the practical and communication skills needed to succeed at degree level.

Our full list of architectural Clearing courses are listed below.

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You can apply for one of our engineering Clearing courses as soon as you have your results.

Contact our friendly team on 0300 555 5030. Calling is the fastest way to secure your place at Salford, so get in touch today.

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