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Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, M.Ed.

  • Application Deadline
  • 72 months
University rank #401 (WUR) ,
Are you interested in using scientific principles to solve problems and develop better ways to make things work? Mechanical engineering is essential for the automotive, aeronautical, robotics, construction, software, oil/ gas, manufacturing, renewable energy and building services sectors. 


You will start by studying a foundational grounding in engineering. You’ll then study more advanced principles of mechanics, manufacturing technology, energy systems and engineering design, potentially working on projects with companies such as Nissan, BAE Systems and Airbus. Finally you will complete your integrated masters study providing you with in-depth knowledge you need to fulfil the academic requirement to be a Chartered Engineer, which is associated with higher salaries.


The course is designed to meet the requirements of the IMechE (CEng) accreditation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Engineering Systems
  • Engineering Analytics
  • Mechanical and Structural Systems
  • Fluid Systems
  • Energy Systems

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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  • Minimum required score:


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Academic Requirements

GCSE requirements
  • A good GCSE profile is expected including Maths and English Language at minimum grade C or equivalent
UCAS Tariff Points
  • 340 UCAS Tariff points including one or more of the following:
GCE and VCE Advanced Level:
  • From at least 2 GCE/VCE A Levels, including GCE A level Mathematics at grade B and a GCE/VCE A level in another analytical science subject (Biology, Chemistry, Computer Sciences, Physics or Technology)
Edexcel/BTEC National:
  • Distinction, Distinction, Distinction in Engineering
Scottish Highers:
  • ABBBB at Higher level, ABB at Advanced Higher, including Mathematics and another analytical science subject (Biology, Chemistry, Computer Sciences, Physics or Technology)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14000 GBP per year and a duration of 72 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 72 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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