Why Choose Engineering?

Exciting career opportunities and a good salary across many sectors awaits you in the world of engineering.

At Boston College you will begin by learning design, manufacturing and production skills using modern engineering tools and equipment in our dedicated workshops.

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   Meet our Engineering Learners

Lydia Graves

Previous Boston College Engineer Student (2017-2019)

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Molly Oldham

I chose engineering because I wanted to gain knowledge to prepare me for marine engineering

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Georgia Reilly

I would recommend engineering because it helps develop logical thinking and always provides a challenge

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Alicia-Jaine Callan

I chose to study engineering after watching a rocket launch on TV, and saw that the Head Engineer was a woman.

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Jakub Giza

We are able to take our ideas and theories, design them and then produce them in the workshop.

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Riley Bent

The new EMAT Centre is tailored to engineering, so we have all the industry standard equipment we need.

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Adam Winyard

I decided to study an apprenticeship at Boston College as I wanted to increase my hands on experience before going into the industry full time.

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