Mechanical engineers conceive, design and put into operation devices, machines, engines and energy systems to solve a wide variety of society’s technological challenges. Why Mechanical Engineering at Strathclyde? Ranked Number 1 in Scotland and Number 4 in the UK for Mechanical Engineering (The Complete University Guide 2021). Opportunity to participate in Formula Student, the national competition to build a racing car. Choose from specialised options (see below). Access to industry scholarships. Gain international experience through the option to study abroad. The Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering is targeted annually for graduate recruitment by more than 60 companies, enhancing your career prospects. Professional accreditation by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Your Career Employers of recent graduates include Airbus, BAE Systems, Aker Subsea Ltd, EDF Energy, Network Rail, Rolls-Royce and Siemens. Recent graduate roles include: Production Engineer Projects Engineer Subsea Engineer Nuclear Graduate Mechanical Development Engineer
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2022.
If you already have a 2022 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice – contact the university or college first to check they have places.
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Additional entry requirements
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Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£22400||Year 1|