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Other disciplines

There are several other types of engineering disciplines

Before applying for a course, make sure you review the course description carefully on a college website or prospectus, and contact them directly if you need more information. 

Mechatronic or electromechanical engineering

Mechatronics combines mechanical engineering, electronic engineering and software engineering to design intelligent machines, such as robots and smart buildings.

Marine engineering

Marine engineering involves the design, manufacture and maintenance of equipment used at sea and on board ships.

Materials engineering

Materials engineers develop new materials for engineering applications and improve existing materials, such as polycarbonate and graphene.


Energy engineering

 Energy engineers aim to increase energy efficiency and develop renewable sources of energy.

Explore engineering
An engineering qualification offers a chance to do interesting work with interesting people, enhance people's lives, and explore almost unlimited career opportunities.