Teesside University, Middlesbrough

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Teesside University

Mechanical Engineering

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Course summary

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Summary: This integrated master’s course provides the knowledge and skills required to enter industries such as aerospace, robotics, automotive, manufacturing, medical, marine, rail, renewable energy, oil and gas, power and process. Course details: The University has exceptional links with local engineering companies allowing you to enhance your experience and employability through placements and professional mentoring schemes. The first three years incorporate some modules from the BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering but overall you study a wider range of modules duirng the MEng. You cover technical subject areas as well as developing management, leadership and entrepreneurship skills. You also complete practical activities including group-work and individual projects. After the course: Graduate mechanical engineers can seek employment in almost every sector of industry, including: automotive, aerospace, manufacturing, marine, medical, rail, power, processing, chemical, oil and gas, and food production industries. Some examples of mechanical engineering graduates' first destinations are Cummins (design engineer), K Home International Ltd (piping design engineer), Rolls Royce (graduate engineer) and Ardmore Craig & Hiley Engineering (placement).

Course details

Modules

Access course information through Teesside University’s website using the course details link provided.

Assessment method

The programme provides contact teaching and assessment hours including lectures, tutorials, laboratory work, projects and examinations. You are expected to supplement this with self-study. This includes reviewing lecture notes and slides, reading around module content using recommended texts, completing coursework, assignments and projects, and revising for assessment. One module in each year of your study involves a compulsory one-week block delivery period. This intensive problem-solving week, provides you with an opportunity to focus your attention on particular problems and enhance your team-working and employability skills. Your programme includes a range of assessments including assignments, project reports and examinations.

Professional bodies

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

  • Engineering Council
  • Mechanical Engineers, Institute of

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeH301
Institution code T20
Campus nameTeesside University
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 112 - 128 points Tariff points may be from any combination of recognised level 3 qualifications including mathematics. The preferred second subject is physics, but alternative science, technology and engineering subjects are also acceptable.
A level At least two A levels including grade B in mathematics.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Distinction, Distinction, Merit in an appropriate discipline including distinction in further mathematics.
Access to HE Diploma Engineering - with merit in at least 24 level 3 credits including mathematics.
Scottish Higher Including grade C in higher level mathematics.
Scottish Advanced Higher Including grade C in higher level mathematics.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) At least five subjects studied at higher level, including grade A (H1 if awarded after 2016) in mathematics.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £13000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Find out more about fees and funding if you are from the UK/EU here: tees.ac.uk/fees, or if you are an international student here: tees.ac.uk/international/fees. If you live in the Channel Islands or Isle of Man contact your education office: gov.uk/student-finance.
Mechanical Engineering at Teesside University, Middlesbrough - UCAS