So you think you want to study engineering? Prepare yourself for sleepless nights, hard work and spending four hours on a problem, only to realise its wrong. To prepare you for your course, we’ve searched high and low for seven pictures that summarise a few problems that only engineering students will get (yes, we checked).
The student ratio
This common problem
Your home is filled with handy 'inventions'
The devastating fact that as much as you moan, you love it really
The fact that nobody understands your brilliance
The reality that nothing you learn in class will come up in your exams
When people ask you why you look tired
Ready to take your first steps into the mechanical engineering industry? The good news is we’ve got loads of courses for you to choose from and can promise it is far more rewarding than these photos might make out. Good luck!
Jane McGuire received her BA (English) from the University of Loughborough. A yoga enthusiast with a sweet tooth, in her spare time you will probably find Jane in the gym or online shopping.