Mechanical engineers are currently in demand in all types of industry. This 18-month MSc course has been developed to provide high-calibre mechanical engineering graduates with an in-depth technical understanding of advanced mechanical topics. You’ll gain the specialist and generic skills necessary to contribute effectively in developing company capabilities, with practical experience provided by the industrial placement. You'll complete an industrial placement in the period from June to August, after you have completed the taught part of your degree, but before your final project. The Department will support you in making applications for industry internships. Please note that it's your responsibility to secure a work placement.
Optional Classes: Pressurised Systems, Aerodynamic Performance, Aerodynamic Propulsion Systems, Spaceflight Mechanics, Spaceflight Systems, Machinery Diagnosis and Condition Monitoring, Engineering Composites, Industrial Metallurgy, Materials for High Temperature Applications, Gas and Steam Turbines, Boiler Thermal Hydraulics, Energy Resources and Policy, Electrical Power Systems, Energy Modelling and Monitoring. Generic Modules: Design Management, Project Management, Risk Management, Sustainability, Financial Engineering, Environmental Impact Assessment. Compulsory Modules: Industrial Placement, Individual Project
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
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How to apply
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
Normally a first or second-class Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in engineering or physical sciences, or equivalent professional qualification.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£11563||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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