University of Plymouth International College

Pre-Masters in Engineering

Our Plymouth Engineers and Computer Scientists imagine, design and create the structures, networks and technical approaches that provide shelter, clean water, sanitation, transportation, energy production and security and protection from natural and digital hazards.

You will learn how to communicate effectively, manage projects and work in professional teams.

Career opportunities

Our graduates have gone on to work in a wide range of roles in global, national and local companies and governmental organisations. Plymouth has been especially successful in promoting and encouraging women into electronics and robotics.

Pathways at the University of Plymouth

Minimum 15 years’ education


Fees for 2022/23

International: £8,750

Fees for 2023/24

International: £9,500


One semesters


Stage 1: 

January, May and September *


January and May **

Stage 1: Pre-Masters


  • Critical Thinking for Postgraduate Study

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication for Postgraduate Study

  • Research Methods for Postgraduate Study

Stage 2: Masters degree

ATAS Clearing Certificate required for MSc Mechanical Engineering Design and MSc Offshore Renewable Energy Engineering:

An earlier deadline of 30 June will apply to these two programmes to accommodate the ATAS application process.

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