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BTEC Level 2 Diploma – High School Completion in Engineering

BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Engineering

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BTEC Level 2 in Engineering / High School Completion Diploma

The BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Engineering provides a practical introduction to students aged 16 and above and working professionals pursuing a career in engineering. Awarded by Pearson, the world’s largest learning company, this qualification offers students an entry point into the field of engineering with a globally recognized certification.

This 12-month programme emphasizes hands-on learning in order to instill practical capabilities essential for progressing in the engineering field. With a focus on developing technical knowledge and gaining industrial skills in students, this qualification enables students to build a fundamental understanding on engineering applications and techniques.

This course offers a pathway into different fields of engineering like electrical/electronic and mechanical engineering. This vocational qualification covers every aspect of equipping students with professional skills to gain admission in a university or gain entry-level employment.

For programme registration details, contact our Course Advisors here

Why UKCBC Dubai?

  • Credibility
    We are the first UK Technical & Vocational Education and Training (TVET) provider in the UAE.
  • Pearson Qualifications
    Our BTEC & Higher National Diplomas (HNDs) are awarded by Pearson, the world’s largest learning company, ensuring students gain global recognition for their achievements and serve as a pathway to more than 200 universities globally.
  • Affordable
    We offer attractive tuition fees and flexible installment plans.
  • Practical
    Students are encouraged to apply their knowledge to real world events and situations when completing their assignments.
  • Partnerships
    We are partnered with two prestigious universities – University of Birmingham Dubai Campus & Bath Spa University, UK to allow student progression into their undergraduate programmes.
  • Student Support
    Vibrant student life and dedicated support services offered, including assistance with transportation, visa and accommodation.

Course Assessments

The BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Business is divided into several assessment units.

BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Engineering includes internal assessments. Assessments in each module are structured to meet specified learning outcomes and develop the skills necessary to allow students to thrive during their higher education.


Course Structure

Throughout the course, students are required to complete 600 Notional Learning hours (NLH) including 360 Guided Learning Hours (GLH).

Qualification Credit Value: 60 credit value

Total Number of Units: 8 units (3 mandatory units & 5 specialist units).

Mandatory Units

Working Safely and Effectively in Engineering
Interpreting and Using Engineering Information
Mathematics for Engineering Technicians

Specialist Units

Applied Electrical and Mechanical Science for Engineering
Electronic Devices and Communication Applications
Using Computer Aided Drawing Techniques in Engineering
Fabrication Techniques and Sheet Metal Work
Applying Continuous Improvement and Problem-solving Techniques


For more information on the course structure, you can connect with our Academic Advisor here

Entry Requirements

  • Evidence of numeracy and literacy skills in last studied high school report with some experience of Math & Physics.
  • Work experience demonstrated through updated resume (for working professionals) in an IT/Engineering or related field.
  • Additional English language proficiency may apply where medium of teaching is not English

Tuition Fees

BTEC Level 2 in Business 

AED 30, 000/year (inclusive of VAT)


Additional Fee


Administration Fee

         Amount (AED)

One-time Application fee


Security deposit (refundable)


Transportation Fees

600-800 per month depending on location/emirate

Visa Fee


Medical Insurance


Visa deposit (refundable)


Workshop Consumables



Scholarships and discounts available. For more details on the tuition fees, please contact the UKCBC Dubai team at admissions@ukcbc.ac.ae

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