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 8 in the UK for Mechanical Engineering (The Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023). Opportunity to gain practical skills by engaging with our students societies, Formula Student, USEV, StrathAIS, HPF Strath and Strathclyde Renewable Engineering Society. Choose from specialised options. Access to industry scholarships. 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 The skills and knowledge of mechanical engineers are coveted across different industries and sectors. Graduate employers seek out our students, with many gaining graduate jobs with companies such as Airbus, Doosan Babcock, Jaguar Land Rover, Network Rail, ARUP and Leonardo. Recent graduate roles include: Mechanical Engineering, Materials Engineer, Project Manager, Design Engineer, Aerospace 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 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
Standard Qualification Requirements
Minimum Qualification Requirements
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.