M.Sc. On Campus

Advanced Mechanical Engineering with Energy Systems

12 months
23050 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The MSc in Advanced Mechanical Engineering with Energy Systems at The University of Strathclyde has been developed to provide high-calibre mechanical engineering graduates with an in-depth technical understanding of advanced mechanical engineering topics together with generic skills that will allow them to contribute effectively post graduation. 


The MSc in Advanced Mechanical Engineering with Energy Systems at The University of Strathclyde helps you to become a specialist in the area of energy systems. You'll also have the opportunity to take modules in general skills such as project management and risk analysis. These are necessary skills for any professional engineer.

You'll study three compulsory modules:

  • Energy Resources & Policy
  • Electrical Power Systems
  • Energy Modelling & Monitoring


The course is particularly suitable for graduate engineers in the following sectors:

  • chemical, petrochemical & process engineering
  • design engineering
  • power generation
  • manufacturing
  • oil & gas
  • renewable energy


This course is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) and provides a route for you to achieve Chartered Engineer status.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Energy Resources and Policy
  •  Electrical Power Systems
  •  Energy Modelling and Monitoring. 
  •  Engineering Composites 
  •  Pressurised Systems
  •  Aerodynamic Performance
  •  Aerodynamic Propulsion Systems
  •  Machinery Diagnosis and Condition Monitoring
  •  Spaceflight Mechanics
  •  Advanced Topics in Fluid Systems Engineering
  •  Spaceflight Systems
  •  Polymer and Polymer Composites
  •  Materials for High Temperature Applications
  •  Gas and Steam Turbines
  •  Industrial Metallurgy. Generic modules: Design Management
  •  Project Management
  •  Risk Management
  •  Financial Engineering
  •  Sustainability
  •  Environmental Impact Assessment

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally a first-class or second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) in engineering or physical sciences, or equivalent professional qualification. 
  • A lower class degree may be considered with relevant work experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23050 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23050 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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