M.Sc. On Campus

Advanced Mechanical Engineering

Heriot-Watt University Dubai

12 months
20354 EUR/year
20354 EUR/year
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This Advanced Mechanical Engineering programme from Heriot-Watt University Dubai aims to develop the knowledge and skills of a bachelor’s-level graduate of Mechanical Engineering to master's level through advanced teaching, design work and research. 


It provides an opportunity for candidates from different engineering backgrounds to develop key mechanical engineering knowledge and skills required for their professional development. A key objective of the programme is to be an accredited route to becoming a chartered engineer.

This Advanced Mechanical Engineering programme from Heriot-Watt University Dubai makes use of master's-level courses in Engineering Sciences and Manufacture and Design complemented with relevant specialist MSc courses offered by the Institute. 

Educational Opportuntiy

The industry partners have a growing need for an advanced mechanical engineering programme. This degree has been specifically developed to meet this need and to encourage students into further learning.


The Dubai Campus is accredited by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) and fully licensed to teach its degrees in Dubai. All graduates receive a British degree that is accredited by Royal Charter in the UK.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional and Industrial Studies
  • Specialist Engineering Technologies 
  • Engineering Design
  • Fluids 
  • Advanced Mechanics of Materials
  • Dynamics 
  • Thermodynamics 
  • Renewable Energy Technologies 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
First Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • For MSc entry, a good relevant Honours degree (first or second class) or equivalent overseas qualifications will be considered. Given the clear practical element of the programmes, we will also consider non-graduate candidates holding less than a good Honours degree, or its equivalent, but with compensating qualifications or experience may be admitted to the Postgraduate Diploma programme. Transfer to the MSc will be possible later on if exams and course work are at MSc level.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20354 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20354 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    20354 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20354 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

AED 85050

Living costs for Dubai

5300 - 9200 AED /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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