Mechatronics (Advanced Mechanical Engineering Science) at University of Southampton - UCAS

Course summary

Our master's degrees in advanced mechanical engineering science combine the traditional aspects of mechanical engineering with interdisciplinary subjects so you can specialise in a career you want. You'll be exposed to modern issues in advanced mechanical engineering science. You’ll learn the fundamental science, methods, analysis and engineering applications to start a career in mechatronic engineering. You'll learn to use advanced electrical systems and understand the impact and use of control systems, instrumentation and sensors. And have the opportunity to design robots and build machines as part of your study. This course is ideal if you are an engineering, mathematics or physical science graduate who wants to be challenged academically.


Compulsory modules include: Introduction to Advanced Mechanical Engineering Science; Control and Instrumentation; Advanced Electrical Systems; Active Control of Sound and Vibration; MSc Research Project Optional modules include: Robotic Systems; Automotive Propulsion; Advanced Sensors and Condition Monitoring; Advanced Computational Methods I; Finite Element Analysis in Solid Mechanics; Advanced Photovoltaics, Fuel Cells and Batteries; Principles of Fuel Cells, Photovoltaic and Batteries; Numerical Methods; Transport Economics. For a full list of modules visit the website.

Assessment method

Examinations, presentations, coursework and dissertation

Professional bodies

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

  • Mechanical Engineers, Institution of

How to apply

International applicants

English language: Band C, IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all components.

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:

Entry requirements

A UK bachelor’s degree with upper second-class honours or higher in engineering, mathematics, physical sciences or a related subject.

Fees and funding

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Mechatronics (Advanced Mechanical Engineering Science) at University of Southampton - UCAS