Level 5

HND in General Engineering


35 weeks


Rush Green


Aug 2020


Adult 19+
Higher Education



The HND in General Engineering is a one year course which offers progression option for students who have completed the one year HNC in General Engineering.

Click here to download the HND Engineering programme specification.

You will develop your studies in engineering science and maths, covering both mechanical and electrical engineering.

You will study the following units:

- Mechanical Principles
- Electronic Principles
- Logic
- Engine and Vehicle Design and Performance
- Fluid mechanics
- Thermodynamics

You will complete assignments, practical investigations, phase tests and end of unit examinations.

The HND in General Engineering is equivalent to the second year of a degree programme, so you could progress to the final year of a degree.

Where it can lead to

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.