Weekly University News 11 December 2020
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Ulster University has announced a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses available for September 2021 entry at its Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment.
The university is the largest institution in Northern Ireland, with three campuses - Belfast, Magee, and Coleraine. It is also ranked among the top 150 young universities in the world.
The Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment, currently with 4,100 undergraduate and postgraduate students, 200 PhD students and 160 faculty members, provides a variety of study opportunities including undergraduate, postgraduate, PhD, short courses and research courses.
The Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment consists of four schools:
Belfast School of Architecture and the Built Environment (Belfast campus)
School of Computing (Belfast campus)
School of Computing, Engineering and Intelligent Systems (Magee campus)
School of Engineering (Belfast campus)
The quality courses delivered at the faculty ensure students are equipped with solid knowledge as well as practical skills essential to the industry. Undergraduate courses include a placement year after two years of learning, providing an additional diploma that has been proven to be a great help to graduates in finding employment.
The following are some courses available for the September 2021 intake:
Architectural Engineering - BEng (Hons)
Engineering Management - BEng (Hons)
Environmental Health - BSc (Hons)
Architecture - BA (Hons)
Information Technologies - BSc (Hons)
Building Surveying - BSc (Hons)
Interactive Computing - BSc (Hons)
Construction Engineering and Management - BSc (Hons)
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Artificial Intelligence - BEng (Hons)
Mechanical Engineering - BEng (Hons)
Biomedical Engineering - BSc (Hons)
Mechatronic Engineering - BEng (Hons)
Civil Engineering - BSc (Hons)
Computer Science - BSc (Hons)
Planning, Regeneration and Development - BSc (Hons)
Computing Science - BSc (Hons)
Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management - BSc (Hons)
Computing Technologies - BSc (Hons)
Real Estate - BSc (Hons)
Electrical and Electronic Engineering - BEng (Hons)
Renewable Energy Engineering - BEng (Hons)
Software Engineering - BEng (Hons)
Energy - BSc (Hons)
Technology with Design - BSc (Hons)
Artificial Intelligence - MSc
Civil and Infrastructure Engineering - PgDip/MSc
Advanced Composites and Polymers - MSc
Data Science with Applied Research - MSc
Energy Storage - MSc
Fire Safety Engineering - PgDip/MSc
Games Design - MA
Internet of Things - MSc
Manufacturing Management - MSc
Real Estate - PgCert/PgDip/MSc
Professional Software Development - MSc
University of Central Lancashire
University of Central Lancashire has releases updates on the January and March 2021 intake, winter closure, international scholarships, and enrolment.
January 2021 – deadlines for international students
11 December: CAS production deadline
14 January: Welcome Week
18 January: Teaching commences
05 February: Date of last enrolment
March 2021 – deadline for international students for the following programmes:
BSc (Hons) Nursing (RN) Adult
BSc (Hons) Nursing (RN) Mental Health
BSc (Hons) Health and Social Care (Foundation Entry) Foundation Degree
16 December: Last date to receive applications. Applications received after this date will be considered for September 2021 intake.
12 February 2021: last date for CAS production
UCLan will close for the festive period on Tuesday 22nd December 2020 and will re-open on Monday 4th January 2021.
The UClan scholarships package has been further enhanced by three new awards below for 2021 entry:
Family Loyalty Scholarship: £1k for UG and PGT programmes. Available to a sibling, spouse or child of someone who is either currently studying or who has graduated from, a full-time course at UCLan. Available to siblings in the same academic year. Details to appear on our website. Terms and conditions apply.
Lebanon Country Scholarship: £4k for PGT programmes. Applicants from Lebanon are required to make a formal application. Details to appear on our website. Terms and conditions apply.
Postgraduate Scholarship: An additional £1k for MSc Nursing with Registered Nurse, Children and Young People, MA International Relations, MSc International Business and Management and LLM International Law with Professional Placement. Terms and conditions apply.
UCLan is demonstrating support to applicants with the launch of a new roadmap, guiding students through enrolment. The roadmap provides essential arrival information for EU & International Students at the University of Central Lancashire.