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BEng (Hons) Automotive Engineering

Heriot-Watt University Dubai

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  • Tuition Fee AED 67,704
  • Country Rank-
  • Duration48 Months
  • Score IELTS: 6

Program Overview

Automotive engineers use their creativity and knowledge of mathematics and physics to design, manufacture and manage the technologies and systems that are fundamental to the wellbeing and advancement of society.

This programme is based on our Mechanical Engineering programme, but allows students in the later years to specialise in subjects relating to automotive technology.

Automotive engineering continues to be a major employer of professional engineers, owing to the increasing challenges of producing desirable and profitable vehicles and advancement in Electric Vehicle Technology.

Students of Automotive Engineering join the HWU Formula Students Team, HWRacing, to design, build and race a F1-style car annually. The relevant subjects are the core mechanical engineering sciences together with electronic engineering and materials engineering. There is an increasing emphasis throughout on the processes of design and manufacture.


Why study Automotive Engineering at Heriot-Watt University's Dubai Campus?

  • Lay the foundations for a career in mechanical engineering in an area with an emphasis on automotive technology

  • Learn about the engineering that underpins the design and operation of vehicles

  • Study a subject that lets you apply the principles of mathematics and physics to the real world

  • Learn the skills that will put you in a position to move into management roles as a professional engineer

  • Explore the exciting worlds of transport, manufacturing, power plant, vehicle dynamics and many others

  • Whatever your final career path, developing the ability to apply quantitative methods to solving problems – the basis of engineering – will be an invaluable asset.

Cost Of Studying At Heriot-Watt University Dubai

Interest rates as low as 8.9% *


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