Wills Memorial Building, Queen's Road
Second Floor, Union Building, Queen's Road, Clifton
MSc Advanced Mechanical Engineering
The main objective of this programme is to produce graduates with the ability to plan, execute and produce reports on technical projects for industry and academia. The programme is composed of taught units, assessed by examination and coursework submission, and a major research project supervised by academic staff in the department.
The facilities and expertise in the Department of Mechanical Engineering have earned us consistently high rankings in university league tables and an internationally excellent rating for research.
Four mandatory units, each worth 10 credits, are designed to develop your skills of investigation, system analysis and project planning.
You will be able to choose eight optional 10-credit units from the list below at the start of the programme. The current options list is as follows:
Research project (60 credits)
Each student is allocated an individual project, worth 60 credits, which is supported from within the department through the three main research groups:
Provided that the content is academically rigorous, industrially-related projects are possible, through either your own contacts or the department's strong links with major companies such as Airbus UK, BAE Systems, Bechtel, British Energy, Nestlé, Qinetiq Ltd, Renishaw, Renold Chain and Rolls-Royce.
Out State Tuition (per year): 19,700 GBP
Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)
Locale: Midsize City