Mechanical Engineering Design [MSc]

This MSc provides a state-of-the-art introduction to technical design within mechanical engineering.

This MSc provides a state-of-the-art introduction to technical design within mechanical engineering. The School is a vibrant environment to study, we have 200 years of expertise in teaching engineering, high calibre facilities, strong links with industry and a vision to provide a modern world-class education. Our course integrates advanced engineering techniques with hands-on-learning to provide a complementary blend of skills desired by employers.

The course has fundamental modules in the areas of analytical and conceptual design with a wider range of options enabling you to individually tailor the course to meet your specific needs or interests.

We are curiosity driven and industry inspired and foster an environment in which our highly sought after graduates have fulfilled their potential.

This course is accredited by:
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The Institution of Mechanical Engineers

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers has accredited the MSc course for Further Learning. This allows satisfactory completion of the MSc to contribute towards the academic requirements for registration with the Institution as a Chartered Engineer.

Meet the Course Director

Dr Andrew Weightman

"Our course provides students with a strong foundation in technical skills whilst developing conceptual creativity that has lead to our gradates being highly sought after by industry"

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Meet the students

Jad Zeidan, Mechanical Engineering Design MSc student 2013-14

"The University’s international reputation was the main reason behind my decision to pursue my postgraduate degree here. The research facilities available are outstanding and encourage students to carry-out their own study with passion."

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Did you know?

2013/14 students were asked about their experience on the course...

22 students out of 60 responded

91% agreed or strongly agreed that they enjoyed the course.

95% agreed or strongly agreed that the course was well structured.

64% agreed or strongly agreed that the course prepared them for industry.

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