Course Comparison

Course BSc (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering BSc (Hons) Robotics
Award Bachelor of Science - BSc (Hons) Bachelor of Science - BSc (Hons)
Duration 3 years 3 years
Course type Full-time Full-time
Placement (+ optional placement) (+ optional placement)
Location Plymouth Plymouth
Provider School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics
Entry requirements A level
96 points including Grade D as AS/A Level Maths or Use of Maths, and Grade D at second relevant subject: Biology, Chemistry, Computing, Design technology, Electronics, Engineering, Further Maths, Maths, Use of Maths, Pure Mathematics, Physics, Statistics. Excluding General Studies. If you are not studying A/AS Maths, but have a B/5 in GCSE Maths please contact admissions@plymouth.ac.uk.

BTEC
18 Unit BTEC National Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma: MMM in engineering/science/technology BTEC. 

BTEC National Diploma modules
If you hold a BTEC qualification it is vital that you provide our Admissions team with details of the exact modules you have studied as part of the BTEC. Without this information we may be unable to process your application quickly and you could experience significant delays in the progress of your application to study with us. Please explicitly state the full list of modules within your qualification at the time of application.

All Access courses
33 credits at merit and/or distinction and to include at least 12 Level 3 credits in a relevant subject with merit, and a pass in all mathematics units. Including GCSE English and Mathematics grade C /4 or above or equivalent.

International Baccalaureate
26 overall to include 4 at higher level mathematics and a 4 at higher level in a second relevant subject.

Some double awards and other qualifications accepted; please enquire for further details.

English language requirements

Students may also apply for the BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Foundation Year.

For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary

A level
96 points including Grade D at AS/A Level Maths or Use of Maths, and Grade D at second relevant subject : Biology, Chemistry, Design Technology, Electronics, Engineering, Further Mathematics, Use of Maths, Physics, Pure Mathematics, Statistics, Computing/Computer Science. Excluding General Studies. If you are not studying A/AS Maths, but have a B/5 in GCSE Maths please contact admissions@plymouth.ac.uk.

BTEC
18 Unit BTEC National Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma: MMM in engineering/science/technology BTEC.

BTEC National Diploma modules
If you hold a BTEC qualification it is vital that you provide our Admissions team with details of the exact modules you have studied as part of the BTEC. Without this information we may be unable to process your application quickly and you could experience significant delays in the progress of your application to study with us. Please explicitly state the full list of modules within your qualification at the time of application.

Access
All Access courses: 33 credits at merit and/or distinction and to include at least 12 Level 3 credits in a relevant subject with merit, and a pass in all mathematics units. Including GCSE English and Mathematics grade C /4 or above or equivalent.

International Baccalaureate
26 overall to include a 4 at higher level maths and a 4 at higher level in a second relevant subject. 

Some double awards and other qualifications accepted - please enquire for further details.

Students may also apply for the BEng (Hons) Robotics with Foundation Year.

For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.