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Professional accreditation

Professional Accreditation

Professional accreditation

Most of our programmes are accredited by professional bodies in the UK, helping you stand out from the rest and kick start your careers with Chartered status.

Accreditation means that if you graduate with a MEng/MSc/MSci degree at the required standard, you will have fully met all the educational requirements that you need to register as a:
  • Chartered Engineer (CEng)
  • Chartered IT Professional (CITP)
  • Chartered Scientist (CSci)
  • Incorporated Engineer (IEng)

The Institution of Engineering and Technology

The IET brings over 25 years' experience of programme accreditation against professional standards for IEng and CEng status and can help you with achieving professional registration. The following programmes have received IET accreditation and exemption:


The following are accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as an Incorporated Engineer and partly meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

  • BEng Computer Systems Engineering FT
  • BEng Computer Systems Engineering with Industrial Experience SW
  • BEng Electronic and Electrical Engineering FT
  • BEng Electronic and Electrical Engineering with Industrial Experience SW
  • BEng Electronic Engineering and Telecommunications FT
  • BEng Electronic Engineering and Telecommunications with Industrial Experience SW
  • BEng Electronic Engineering FT
  • BEng Electronic Engineering with Industrial Experience SW
  • BEng Electronics with Music and Audio Systems FT .
  • BEng Electronics with Music and Audio Systems with Industrial Experience SW
  • BSc Computer Science FT
  • BSc Computer Science with Industrial Experience SW
  • BSc Information Communication Technology FT.
  • BSc Information Communication Technology with Industrial Experience SW

The following are accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

  • MEng Computer Systems Engineering
  • MEng Electronic Engineering and Telecommunications
  • MEng Electronics with Music and Audio Systems
  • MSci Computer Science

The following are accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology on behalf of the Engineering Council as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for registration as a Chartered Engineer. Candidates must hold a CEng accredited BEng/BSc (Hons) undergraduate first degree to comply with full CEng registration requirements.

  • MSc Electrical and Electronic Engineering (conversion) PT
  • MSc Electrical and Electronic Engineering (conversion) FT
  • MSc Electrical and Electronic Engineering (conversion) with Industrial Experience SW
  • MSc Electronic Engineering by Research FT
  • MSc Internet of Things (Data) FT
  • MSc Internet of Things (Data) PT
  • MSc Internet of Things (Data) with Industrial Experience SW
  • MSc Internet of Things (Engineering) FT
  • MSc Internet of Things (Engineering) PT
  • MSc Internet of Things (Engineering) with Industrial Experience SW
  • MSc Internet of Things (Intelligent Sensing) FT
  • MSc Internet of Things (Intelligent Sensing) PT
  • MSc Internet of Things (Intelligent Sensing) with Industrial Experience SW
  • MSc Telecommunication and Wireless Systems FT
  • MSc Telecommunication and Wireless Systems PT
  • MSc Telecommunication and Wireless Systems with Industrial Experience SW
  • MSc Telecommunication and Wireless Systems Management
  • MSc Telecommunication and Wireless Systems Management FT
  • MSc Telecommunication and Wireless Systems Management with Industrial Experience SW

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BCS (Chartered Institute for IT)

The following programmes are accredited by BCS (Chartered Institute for IT) as meeting the requirements for Chartered IT Professional (CITP) and/or partially meeting the requirements for Chartered Engineer (CEng, partial fulfilment) and Chartered Scientist (CSci, partial fulfilment).

  • MSc Big Data Science / with Industrial Experience
  • MSc Computer Science / with Industrial Experience (Condition: Students must take the modules ECS728P Business Technology Strategy)
  • MSc Computer Vision / with Industrial Experience
  • MSc Computing and Information Systems / with Industrial Experience
  • MSc Software Engineering / with Industrial Experience (Condition: Students must take the modules ECS728P Business Technology Strategy)
  • MSci Computer Science

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