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Address City College Norwich, Ipswich Road, Norwich, NR2 2LJ

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Engineering, Diploma Level 2

  • 2

    Level 2

  • Duration
    1 year

  • Start Date
    September 2021

  • Venue
    Ipswich Road

  • Course Code

Start Date

  • September 2021, Full Time


You will learn about the key engineering principles in more detail, such as design, materials, electronic systems, maintenance and manufacturing. You will also look at how to develop new ideas and turn innovative engineering design into business success. Throughout the Diploma programme you will get lots of practical experience, with the chance to work in teams with your fellow students. You can also complete additional subjects to help you progress into an engineering career.

Why Our College?

Specialist workshops

All our engineering students will learn in our specialist workshops using the latest equipment and technology.

Specialist aviation facilities

Our aviation engineering courses are taught in the world class International Aviation Academy Norwich.

Designed with employers

All of our engineering, automotive, and aviation courses have been designed with local and national engineering employers

Entry Requirements

Three GCSEs at A*-D or 9-3 including Maths, English and Science, or a level 1 Diploma in Engineering or Motor Vehicle.


The Level 2 Diploma Engineering is an ideal course for you if you are interested in engineering and would like to explore your opportunities within this innovation-led industry.


Mainly marked assignments but formal examinations in Functional Skills Maths, English and ICT.


The Level 2 Diploma Engineering is designed to keep your options open; it could lead to Level 3 Diploma Mechanical Engineering, another Level 3 Diploma course, or to an Apprenticeship with an employer.

Career Progression

During the programme you will find out about a wide range of careers available within the engineering industry to help you plan for the future. You could seek work in a variety of different engineering settings ranging from maintenance to design and development.


If you are a UK or home fee status student and aged 16-18 on the 31st August before the start of your course, tuition fees are free. If you are aged 19 and over please contact the Advice Shop In addition to this there will be costs for Uniform of steel toe capped boots, trousers and logo shirt. Approximate costs £40 Please check our Finance pages for information on financial support, fee information and student travel offers that are available. Alternatively, please contact the Advice Shop.