University of Chester

Mechanical Engineering University of Chester Degree level: Undergraduate

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Mechanical Engineering is the broadest of all engineering disciplines, and this wide and exciting field of investigation can be applied to a diverse range of areas. Our course aims to provide you with a balance of theoretical and practical skills, enabling you to translate science in to real-world solutions, with an applied focus on computer-aided engineering, design and sustainability. Teaching takes place at Thornton Science Park.

Course details

Modules

For the latest example of curriculum availability on this degree programme please refer to the University of Chester's Website.

Assessment method

Assessment will be through examination and coursework. This will include lab work assignments, presentations, reports, essays and projects.


How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2019.

If you already have a 2019 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

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 code 71H5
Institution code C55
Campus name Chester
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 120 points
A level BBB - BBC To include grades BB in A Level Physics and Maths
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM BTEC (Engineering) considered alongside A Level Maths and Physics
Access to HE Diploma Access to HE Diploma (Science and Engineering) with 45 credits at level 3, including 15 at Merit in Maths and 15 at Merit in Physics
Scottish Higher BBBB To include grades BB in Physics and Maths
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 30 points Including 5 in HL Physics and 5 in HL Maths
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H3, H3, H3, H3 To include grades H3 in Physics and Maths

Please note that we accept a maximum of 8 points from GCE AS Levels and that the Welsh Baccalaureate (core) and General Studies A Level will be recognised in our offer. We will also consider a combination of A Levels and BTECs/OCRs.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

The University may increase these fees at the start of each subsequent year of your course in line with inflation at that time, as measured by the Retail Price Index. These fee levels and increases are subject to any necessary government, and other regulatory, approvals.

Provider information

Visit our website

University of Chester
Parkgate Road
Chester
CH1 4BJ


Clearing contact details

Admissions Office

08081642713

Fax: 01244 511603

Course Clearing information

Additional information

Monday - Thursday 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, Friday's 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, Except: Thursday 15th August 7:00 am to 7:00 pm, Friday 16th August 8:00 am to 7:00 pm, Saturday 17th August 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Sunday 18th August 10:00 am to 4:00 pm


Course contact details

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Undergraduate Admissions

01244 511000

Fax: 01244 511300