Higher Nationals in Engineering - (HNC / HND)


HETA – Higher Nationals In Engineering


 Application Forms

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HETA offer a HNC/D in the following disciplines;

Course structures & Costs

The HNC programme is for both apprentices and engineers working within industry. It has been designed as a partnership between the student, their company and HETA. The cost for the HNC programme is £2700 per year.

Day release: This course provides a two year, one day per week programme. Course materials will be available both in the centre and online. You’ll attend the course for approximately 80 days over the 2 years. The course is held at The Lawns Campus (University of Hull).

Our HND is a 1 year programme following the successful completion of a 170 credit HNC, it is hosted at The University of Hull, Cottingham Road Campus where HETA students will have access to the lecture theatres, laboratories and the library via the associate reader scheme. The cost for the HND programme is £4950 per year.

Entry Requirements

Current advanced apprentices should achieve a level 3 VRQ Advanced Mathematics and Science. Applications from ‘mature’ Engineering technicians with suitable equivalent qualifications are welcomed and previous engineering experience may be considered as evidence of suitability for the course.

 What Will I Need To Apply

Candidates looking to apply must complete the online application  and will need the following information:

- A valid email address you check regularly

-(Where applicable) your employers' contact details

-Your GCSE maths and science grades and details of your Level 3 engineering qualification

-Details of other relevant qualifications you hold

-Contact details of a referee to support your application


Our HNC/HND programmes is now accredited by University of Coventry at the Scarborough campus. Successful completion of our HND programmes, at merit grade or above, will allow progression onto year 4 of their 5 year part time BEng programmes. Note -Coventry University at Scarborough may require an additional Renewables module being taken over the summer period prior to commencement’

For Further Information

For further information regarding our HNC programme or to discuss your application in more detail please contact Graham Taylor on 01482 826635