• Question: How many years do you have to have been in university before you can be an engineer?

    Asked by sophie17 to Kayleigh, Holly, Eleanor, Andy on 24 Nov 2017.
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      Eleanor Sherwen answered on 24 Nov 2017:

      You don’t have to do a degree in a University, you can do an apprenticeship or vocational course.
      At University I did 3 years of study and 1 year of work placement to get my BSc. A Mech.Eng. is 3-4 years too. If you do a Masters or other post-graduate study it can be longer.