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Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering

Country-specific information

Some of our entry requirements are specific to particular countries, so take a look at the information and links below to check which qualifications you need to have before you can study at Manchester.

This page relates to undergraduate entry requirements only. If you are looking for postgraduate country information, or your country is not listed, please contact the relevant admissions team

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Mechanical Engineering

Canada

Qualification

Alberta High School Diploma

MEng/BEng

Pass with at least five grade 12 subjects numbered 30 or 31 which must include 90% in grade 12 Mathematics or Calculus (including grade 12 AP Calculus AB), 90% in grade 12 Physics and 85% in three further grade 12 academic subjects

Qualification

Canada British Columbia Secondary School Diploma

MEng/BEng

Pass with at least five grade 12 subjects which must include 90% in grade 12 Mathematics or Calculus (including grade 12 AP Calculus AB), 90% in grade 12 Physics and 85% in three further grade 12 academic subjects

Qualification

Nova Scotia High School Graduation Diploma

MEng/BEng

Pass with at least five grade 12 subjects which must include 90% in grade 12 Mathematics or Calculus (including grade 12 AP Calculus AB), 90% in grade 12 Physics and 85% in three further grade 12 academic subjects

Qualification

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)

MEng/BEng

Pass with 90% overall and 88% from each of six grade 12 subjects at 4U or 4M which must include: Advanced Functions, Calculus & Vectors and Physics.

China

Qualification

Senior High School Diploma

MEng/BEng

Applicants who have completed the Senior High School Diploma are required to undertake a suitable, recognised Foundation Year. Please contact the department.

European Baccalaureate

Qualification

European Baccalaureate

MEng/BEng

Pass with 87% overall with scores of 9.0, 9.0, 8.5 in three written subjects, including Mathematics and Physics

France

Qualification

Diplôme du Baccalauréat Général (Science Pathway)

MEng/BEng

Obtain 17 out of 20 overall with 16, 16, 15 in Mathematics, Physics and one other subject

Qualification

Option International du Baccalauréat (OIB)

MEng/BEng

Obtain an average of 16 out of 20 with grades of 15, 15, 14 including Specialty Mathematics and Physics & Chemistry

Greece

Qualification

Apolytirion of Geniko Lykeio with PanHellenic examinations (or A-levels)

MEng/BEng

Pass with an overall average of 19 out of 20 including 19 in year 3 Mathematics and 19 in year 3 Physics. Along with either grades A*, A* in A Level Mathematics and Physics or scores of 19, 19 in Maths and Science Panhellenic Examination  

Hong Kong

Qualification

Hong Kong Advanced Level Certificate

MEng/BEng

A*A*A including Maths and Physics

Qualification

Hong Kong Diploma of HE

MEng/BEng

Accepted but assessed on a case by case basis. Please contact the Department.

Qualification

Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE)

MEng/BEng

Obtain 5* in Core Maths and 5*,5*, 5  in Extended Maths (M1 Calculus and Statistics or M2 Algebra and Calculus), Physics and a fourth subject excluding Liberal Studies.

India

Qualification

Grade XII examinations awarded by CBSE or ISC National Boards

MEng/BEng

Obtain an overall average of at least 90% including 90% in one of Mathematics (Applied Maths is not accepted) or Physics and 88% in the other.

Qualification

Grade XII examinations awarded by Gujarat, Karnataka, Maharashtra or Tamil Nadu State Boards

MEng/BEng

Obtain an overall average of at least 95% including 95% in one of Mathematics (Applied Maths is not accepted) or Physics and 93% in the other.

Qualification

Grade XII examinations awarded by West Bengal State Board

MEng/BEng

Obtain an overall average of at least 85% including 85% in one of Mathematics (Applied Maths is not accepted) or Physics and 83% in the other.

Italy

Qualification

Diploma Di Esame Di Stato (on the scientific pathway)

MEng/BEng

Pass with an overall average of 95% including 95% in Mathematics and Physics.

Malaysia

Qualification

Malaysian Certifcate of Education - Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)

MEng/BEng

Not suitable for first year entry.  Refer to Foundation Year.

Qualification

Malaysian High School Certificate - Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)

MEng/BEng

Achieve overall GPA of 3.84 in STPM with grades AAA including Mathematics and Physics.

Qualification

3 year Diploma (after SPM)

MEng/BEng

Accepted but assessed on a case by case basis. Please contact the Department.

Pakistan

Qualification

Pakistan High School Certificate

MEng/BEng

Applicants who have completed the High School Certificate are required to undertake a suitable, recognised Foundation Year. Please contact the department.

Poland

Qualification

Swiadectwo Dojrzalosci (Certificate of Maturity)

MEng/BEng

Award of New Matura with an overall average of at least 80%, with 90% in two extended level subjects and 85% in another one. Extended subjects to include Mathematics and Physics.

Saudi Arabia

Qualification

l-Thanawaya Al-Aama or Tawjihi

MEng/BEng

Applicants who have completed the l-Thanawaya Al-Aama or Tawjihi are required to undertake a suitable, recognised Foundation Year. Please contact the department.

Singapore

Qualification

Singapore A-Level at H2 Level

MEng/BEng

AAA including Maths and Physics

Qualification

NUS High School Diploma

MEng/BEng

Accepted but assessed on a case by case basis. Please contact the Department.

Spain

Qualification

Titulo de Bachiller (LOGSE)

MEng/BEng

Pass with an overall average grade of 9.5 with grades of at least 9, 9, 9 which must include Maths and Physics plus one other subject.

Turkey

Qualification

Lise Diplomasi
Lycee Diploma
Turkish Private Anatolian High School diploma.

Must be attending a private high school on the University of Manchester's approved list.

MEng/BEng

Obtain Lise Diplomasi with 90% overall from the final three years. This must include 87% in Grade 12 Mathematics and 87% in Grade 12 Physics.

USA

Qualification

Advanced Placement (APs)

MEng/BEng

Pass with grades 5, 5, 5. This must include Calculus BC, Physics (Physics 2, Physics B or Physics C Mechanics are all accepted) and one other AP subject (excluding Calculus AB and Physics 1).