Mechanical Engineering at Aston University, Birmingham - UCAS

Course summary

Mechanical engineers are innovators at the cutting edge of technology, designing machines, structures and devices for every application and in every shape and size. Our Mechanical Engineering masters course gives you the academic knowledge and training you need to become a Chartered Engineer as well as the opportunity to develop your team working and communication skills. The course is regularly reviewed to ensure it remains up-to-date with current industrial practices and, in addition to the core modules, enables you to develop a specialism in either computational modelling, sustainable engineering or engineering design. What you’ll learn Through the course you will develop a comprehensive understanding of scientific principles, learn how to test and critically evaluate concepts and use engineering analysis and computational methods to assess the likely success of their application. You’ll also gain an understanding about business strategy and operations, developing your project management skills and learning how to manage risks and work effectively as part of a team. CDIO - Conceive, Design, Implement, Operate: This is the innovative and hands-on teaching framework on which our curriculum is based, empowering you with the ability to apply your skills to real-world situations and take your learning to the next level. What facilities will you have access to? Students will use state-of-the-art mechanical and design equipment, including a range of 3D printing suites, mechanical and mechatronics experimentation equipment, as well as industry standard professional software tools for computational modelling.

Modules

Please see our course page for more information

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

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How to apply

International applicants

This course has a subject classification which requires students whose nationality is outside the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland to have an ATAS certificate, irrespective of country of residence at the point of application.

Further information can be found on the UK Government's website: www.gov.uk/academic-technology-approval-scheme

Entry requirements

The normal entry requirement for applicants for this programme is a first or second class UK Honours Degree in engineering, physical science, mathematics or a related subject or overseas equivalent. Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to provide evidence of an English language qualification. Find out more about our English language requirements.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £11150 Whole course
Northern Ireland £11150 Whole course
Scotland £11150 Whole course
Wales £11150 Whole course
International £21500 Whole course

Additional fee information

Additional costs/fee information *The United Kingdom government has confirmed that European Union (EU), other European Economic Area (EEA) and Swiss nationals commencing academic courses in England from August 2021 will no longer be eligible for home fee status. **Tuition fees are reviewed annually and may increase in subsequent years in line with inflation linked to the Retail Price Index (RPI) to take account of the University’s increased costs of delivering the Programme. When undertaking a placement year a placement year fee applies. Please see our website for scholarship opportunities.
Mechanical Engineering at Aston University, Birmingham - UCAS