Mechanical engineers conceive, design and put into operation devices, machines, engines and energy systems. Why Mechanical Engineering at Strathclyde? Ranked No 1 in Scotland and No 6 in the UK by The Times/ Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019 and No 1 in Scotland and No 6 in the UK by The Independent Complete University Guide 2020 Opportunity to participate in Formula Student, the national competition to build a racing car. Choose from specialised options (see below). Access to industry scholarships. 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
This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||University of Strathclyde|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||BBB - AAB||Maths, Physics; Year 2 entry: A*AA-ABB (Maths, Physics).|
|Scottish Higher||AAAAB||Maths A, Physics A; Advanced Highers: Maths and Physics recommended.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||36 points||Maths HL6, Physics HL6|
Additional entry requirements
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.