Engineering & Automotive


Do you want to become a qualified engineer and work in sectors such as manufacturing, transport, automotive, aerospace or offshore oil and gas? With outstanding support from our friendly, experienced tutors and access to the College's latest technology and specialist engineering equipment, you will develop an extensive knowledge and new skills.


Explore courses and progress further with a full or part-time study programme at Wirral Met’s Twelve Quays campus in Birkenhead or apply for an apprenticeship today.


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Many students progress onto jobs once they have completed their full-time study programmes, and other Level 3 students progress onto Higher Education to study towards a degree, which is validated by the University of Liverpool.


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These courses equip students with the skills and knowledge to progress onto occupations including:

There are a wide range of jobs in the engineering sector; starting salaries for Engineering Operatives are around £12,000 per year and graduate starting salaries for Energy Engineers are from £22,000 – £30,000 per year.

Source: nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk

Engineering technicians

Up to £34,000

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Civil engineers

Up to £45,000

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Design and development engineers

Up to £50,000

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