Course in Engineering

Top Courses in Engineering

A course is one way for students to learn about one specific subject. Coursework typically lasts several weeks to several years, but duration can vary depending on the subject matter.

What is a course in engineering? A course in engineering covers topics specific to things like designing, creating or maintaining machines and systems. You might cover areas such as mathematics, schematics or physics. You can also to expect to work on projects both individually and in a group to put your skills to the test and problem solve. Other coursework might include environmental studies, statistics and probability or professional ethics.

There are many benefits to taking a course in engineering. Through the program, you could discover your mathematical or science skills. You can also work on your ability to solve complex problems. Another benefit could be deepening your passion for engineering and leading you to pursue a higher degree.

The cost of a course in engineering will vary just like any higher education program. Each cost will be different based on tuition, fees and materials needed. You should contact each admissions office for more details on price as well as info on financial aid.

After you finish your course in engineering, you might be able to work as an engineering assistant for a government entity. You may also be able to work as an engineering consultant for construction companies. Another option is to work in the engineering department of a major corporation as an engineering associate. You can also use your course to continue your education.

There is a variety of options when it comes time to pursue your educational goals. You can take a course in engineering at many different universities, large colleges or community schools, as well as online. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Instrumentation and Control Engineering Technician

Fleming College
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2018 Canada Peterborough Lindsay Minden Cobourg + 3 more

Instrumentation technicians commission, install, calibrate, maintain and repair complex measurement and control systems used in a variety of process control applications. [+]

Instrumentation technicians commission, install, calibrate, maintain and repair complex measurement and control systems used in a variety of process control applications.

Program Highlights

As an Instrumentation and Control Technician your career will be technology-based with an applied edge.

This four-semester Ontario College Diploma program will prepare you for a hands-on, exciting and rewarding career in emerging engineering and scientific fields. The program provides valuable and in-demand skills required in today's process, manufacturing, and calibration facilities. These include, but are not limited to:

Process Control, Safety, Electrical/Electronic Controls and Sensors SCADA/PLC, Automation/Robotics Industrial Communications and Data Acquisition ... [-]

Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management

University of Technology Sydney
Campus Full time Part time 0.5 - 1 year January 2019 Australia Sydney + 1 more

This course is designed to provide management knowledge which can be tailored to fit students' needs. It is designed to provide practising engineers with extended knowledge beyond their first degree and to update knowledge and skills in recent advances in engineering, technology and business practice. The subjects offered follow an integrated approach to professional practice through a choice of professional engineering subjects and an elective. [+]

Many working engineers and technologists do not have the time to commit to a master's course. However, the demand for management knowledge among engineers is increasing.

Knowledge and skills in technical management gained from completing this course can assist practising professionals to understand management jargon and practices and gain advantage in applying for engineering management positions.

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Graduate Certificate in Engineering

University of Technology Sydney
Campus Full time Part time 0.5 - 1 year January 2019 Australia Sydney + 1 more

This course is designed to provide an opportunity for practising professional engineers or technologists to extend their engineering knowledge and to update their knowledge and skills in line with recent advances. [+]

This course allows busy professional engineers to embark on postgraduate studies while working towards creating a work–life balance before making a commitment to start a master's degree. The subjects follow an integrated approach to professional practice through compulsory professional engineering subjects and compulsory subjects relevant to a particular major. Once completed, all the subjects in this course can be credited towards a master's for a specific major.

Students who have a basic engineering undergraduate degree are able to enhance their ability and knowledge through this postgraduate course in their respective majors, enabling them to gain and hold employment in their respective engineering fields. ... [-]


Short Courses in Engineering and the Built Environment

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

Short Courses Programme​​s offered by the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment [+]

Title Duration Price Admission Requirements Contact Civil Engineering Science (Introduction to Concrete Technology ) 3 Days R10000 Grade 12. Recognition of previous learning will be based on the candidates’ experience in concrete technology or related field for a period of at least 1 year Mr J Bester jannesb@uj.ac.za Civil Engineering Science (Concrete Technology ) 3 Days R10000 Grade 12 plus a minimum of two years’ experience in concrete technology or a related fi in the built environment. Successful completion of the SLP Introduction to Concrete Technology. Recognition of previous learning will be based on the candidates’ experience in concrete technology or related field for a period of at least 3 Mr J Bester jannesb@uj.ac.za Construction Management and Quantity Surveying (Construction Project Management) 8 Days R15000 Grade 12 Applicants not in possession of such a qualifi will be considered for admission on the basis of alternative admission criteria such a relevant work experience RPL. Students will be required to submit proof of this in the form of a CV, references or prior learning Prof D Thwala didibhukut@uj.ac.za Mechanical Engineering Science (Green Building Applications ) 150 Hours R6500 Minimum of a first 4 year degree in relevant engineering field (Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, and Industrial) or other 4 year degree on NQF level 8 in a related field . Ms N Janse van Rensburg nickeyjvr@uj.ac.za Mechanical Engineering Science (Advanced Numerical Methods ) 150 Hours R6500 Minimum of a first 4 year degree in relevant engineering field (Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, and Industrial) or other... [-]

Shanghai - Engineering

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 semester January 2019 China Shanghai

What better place to study engineering than the world’s fastest-growing economy and manufacturing center? You have the opportunity to study either Mechanical, Electrical, or Computer Engineering in English at one of the top universities in China, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU).

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Overview

What better place to study engineering than the world’s fastest growing economy and manufacturing center? You have the opportunity to study either Mechanical, Electrical, or Computer Engineering in English at one of the top universities in China, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU).

SJTU ranked fifth in China in the 2013 QS University rankings and first in Mechanical Engineering. The university boasts numerous technological achievements and notable alumni in the field of engineering.

You study at the University of Michigan–SJTU Joint Institute, where you will have access to high caliber faculty, research laboratories, and a wide range of English-taught courses such as Physics, Electromagnetics, Data Structures and Algorithms, Combustion, and Probabilistic Methods in Engineering.... [-]


Dublin Direct Enrollment - Trinity College Dublin

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters January 2019 Ireland Dublin

Trinity College Dublin offers a wide variety of challenging courses and appeals primarily to those students who are ready for the challenge of adapting to an entirely new academic culture that requires significant independent work. [+]

Overview

You won’t need the luck of the Irish to have an unforgettable study abroad experience in Dublin. By directly enrolling at Trinity College Dublin (TCD), you’ll have the joy of befriending the Irish, who are known for their hospitality. You’ll feel more at home knowing that Dublin has a young population (more than half of the city is under 25).

Trinity College Dublin offers a wide variety of challenging courses and appeals primarily to those students who are ready for the challenge of adapting to an entirely new academic culture that requires significant independent work. Dublin will also be your classroom. Take in an Irish play at Abbey Theatre, the country’s national theater. Learn about Dublin’s history by exploring Dublin Castle which was built in 1204. Visit Trinity College Dublin to see The 7th Century Book of Kells, a masterful example of an illuminated manuscript, that is housed in its own climate-controlled archive in the university’s old library.... [-]


Online Course: Project Management of Engineering Projects: Preparing for Success

TU Delft Open & Online Education
Online Part time 7 weeks September 2018 Netherlands Netherlands Online

Are you a (project) engineer with a technical background but lack management knowledge? Are you eager to improve project performance and want to expand your knowledge? [+]

OVERVIEW

Are you a (project) engineer with a technical background but lack management knowledge? Are you eager to improve project performance and want to expand your knowledge?

This business and management course will focus on the necessary project management skills to successfully manage projects, distinguishing three areas:

The project manager and the team The project process The project context

The course focuses on the early project phases, including examples from technical projects within various sectors and industries (amongst others, but not limited to, infrastructure projects and construction projects).

At the end of this course, you will have created your own project execution plan, either in a team effort or on an individual basis. Of course, the team effort allows for a special learning experience and we appraise active team participation.... [-]


Power Engineering Technician (Fourth Class)

Parkland College
Campus Full time 32 weeks September 2018 Canada Yorkton

Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s Power Engineering Technician program will give you the tools and knowledge you need to start out in this complex and exciting field. Power Engineers keep the heat on in winter and the lights on at night. They operate hospital fridges, industrial coolers, all types of boilers, compressors, generators, motors and more. [+]

Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s Power Engineering Technician program will give you the tools and knowledge you need to start out in this complex and exciting field. Power Engineers keep the heat on in winter and the lights on at night. They operate hospital fridges, industrial coolers, all types of boilers, compressors, generators, motors and more.

At Parkland College’s Trades and Technology Centre you’ll learn the basics of power generation with practical training in boiler operations, electrical controls and instrumentation, maintenance and tool use. You’ll develop troubleshooting skills in practical labs, get boiler firing time in the power lab, and industry work experience in your second term.... [-]


Engineering summer school

EPITA Graduate School of Computer Science
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 France Paris

EPITA Summer Sessions is committed to offering high quality, innovative academic courses and interactive education opportunities during the summer. [+]

For a significant and rewarding experience in Paris, EPITA offers 2-week summer programs (up to 4 ECTS credits), between the 17th of July and the 29th of July 2017, from €1,980 only. By opening its doors to foreign students, EPITA aims to educate a broad and diverse population. EPITA supports international students in acquiring multiple skills and discovering the French way of teaching. To boost students’ experiences in Paris, classes are focused on communication and participation. EPITA Summer School courses are full-time, intensive programs, and consist of at least 30 contact hours over the two-week period. Students will, therefore, have to choose among the following courses, entirely taught in English: Innovative Project Development 2 weeks / 4 ECTS credits Develop an innovative project over a period of two weeks in a team of 3 to 4 students. The project must undergo the following phases: 1) Select the idea 2) Define the specifications and technical needs 3) Design, develop and test the prototype 4) Validate the specifications and deliverables. A final presentation will be requested. Video Games Development 2 weeks / 4 ECTS credits. The aim is to design a video game with graphics and sounds. Students will learn how to use the computer components (sound cards, graphic cards,) to build up their game which is usually developed for Windows. The offered games are often a replication of those that are very well known in the market and usually most played by students. Cyber and Information Security 2 weeks / 4... [-]


Master’s Preparation Programme

NCUK
Campus Full time 10 - 30 weeks September 2018 United Kingdom Manchester

A programme of exceptional quality, designed with and for universities The Master's Preparation qualification is the best preparation for success on your chosen postgraduate degree and in your future career – it ensures you Get In and Get On. [+]

A programme of exceptional quality, designed with and for universities

The Master's Preparation qualification is the best preparation for success on your chosen postgraduate degree and in your future career – it ensures you Get In and Get On.

The Master's Preparation is for: Anyone wanting to upgrade their English language level ahead of a postgraduate degree programme Those wanting to ensure they have the academic skills necessary for successful postgraduate study in English Anyone wanting to improve their career pathway or prospects through skills development and postgraduate study Employers/sponsors looking to upskill their workforce through postgraduate study and want a one-stop solution with academic and language preparation and the application processes Advantages of the Master's Preparation Qualification Guaranteed progression to thousands of Masters Degrees at leading universities. Takes the worry away about whether you will get a place A unique one-stop application service. Reduces the stress of applying to each university separately and trying to find the right point of contact The research skills and the English language knowledge and ability you will need to succeed on a PG qualification. Ensures you not only get in but you’re ready to get on with your studies – some of our students say they were better prepared than UK students What is Master's Preparation? ... [-]

Course in ICPF-Tech

IAS College
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 Germany Lübeck

ICPF - Tech is a one-year course offered by IAS and Allensbach university with the objective of enabling international students for Higher Studies in Germany. This program prepares students in German (A1-C1 Level), Technical German and includes company/industry visits, seminars, social and cultural integration courses. [+]

About ICPF-Tech

For Engineers from abroad.

ICPF - Tech is a one-year course offered by IAS and Allensbach university with the objective of enabling international students for Higher Studies in Germany. This program prepares students in German (A1-C1 Level), Technical German and includes company/industry visits, seminars, social and cultural integration courses.

New: Engineering Management module:

We updated the ICPF – Tech course with an Engineering management module to equip students with modern-day management knowledge so that they perform better in today’s demanding industrial environments and they have wider opportunities. The module includes the following:

Management and Organization Engineering Management Project Management Production and Operation Management Value Engineering Strategic Planning Forecasting/Risk/Contengincy/Estimation Agile/Lean Product/JIT Modern issues in Management ... [-]

Pre-Masters Course in Engineering

Cranfield University
Campus Full time 10 months October 2018 United Kingdom Swindon Cranfield + 1 more

This specialist course can be used as a stepping-stone to an exciting career in engineering and will prepare you if you do not meet the pre-requisite entry requirements for many of our MSc courses. It is an intensive, full-time course delivered through a mixture of lectures, practical laboratory sessions and design exercises, over 10 months. [+]

This specialist course can be used as a stepping-stone to an exciting career in engineering and will prepare you if you do not meet the pre-requisite entry requirements for many of our MSc courses. It is an intensive, full-time course delivered through a mixture of lectures, practical laboratory sessions and design exercises, over 10 months.

Who is it for? Those who wish to take their career in a new direction and advance their skills in engineering Professionals who have been out of education for some time and wish to get back into the study routine before commencing an MSc programme Graduates with an undergraduate degree in engineering, physics or mathematics that do not meet our standard entry requirements Holders of a UK Ordinary/Pass degree (or equivalent for overseas students) who have industrial experience and cannot be admitted directly Overseas students wishing to enhance their technical English language skills before entering a Cranfield MSc course. Why this course? ... [-]