University of Chester has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
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.
For the latest example of curriculum availability on this degree programme please refer to the University of Chester's Website.
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.
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.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
|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
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Clearing contact details
Fax: 01244 511603
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 detailsVisit our course page
Fax: 01244 511300