MSc Mechanical Engineering

General

Program Description

Course overview

The University of Hull is situated in an area with a vibrant and growing industry, hosting major players in the aerospace, chemical, engineering design, pharmaceutical, transport, marine and energy industries. This makes the city the ideal location to study mechanical engineering - the largest engineering discipline which offers career progression into most industry sectors.

Our Mechanical Engineering MSc has employability at its heart and gives you the opportunity to develop in-depth knowledge, comprehension and understanding of theoretical and practical applications of mechanical engineering, including a critical awareness of current issues and developments. A strong emphasis is placed on the practical application of knowledge. The University has strong, direct links with industry, providing you with opportunities to work on real-world engineering projects and enhance your career prospects. This programme has been developed to provide a top-up for graduates who have completed a BEng in Mechanical Engineering or a related subject.

Accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) and the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), this programme meets, in part, the academic requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer. Accredited MSc graduates who also have an accredited BEng (Hons) will be able to show they have satisfied the educational base for CEng registration.

What you'll study

Core module

All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.

  • Individual Project

Compulsory modules

All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.

  • Statistical Methods and Reliability Engineering
  • Project Management and Research Skills
  • Sustainable Engineering Systems

Optional modules

All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.

  • Energy Technologies
  • Engineering for Quality and Six Sigma
  • Advanced Materials and Processing
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer
  • Building Energy Systems Design and Practice

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Future prospects

This MSc provides you with the skills, competencies and knowledge to be successful in the workplace and prepares you to advance to specialist Ph.D. study.

There are many opportunities to work with local companies and organisations during the programme, enhancing your employability.

You will develop knowledge, skills and confidence in advanced mechanical engineering topics, together with the transferable skills required by a range of today’s engineering bodies, professionals and managers.

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Entry requirements

Normally an Honours degree (typically 2.2 or above, or international equivalent) in an engineering or related discipline, but less well-qualified applicants with relevant industrial experience may be considered.

International students

If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level.

This course requires academic IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each skill.

If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses.

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Last updated Oct 2019

About the School

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The University of Hull has been changing the way people think for 90 years. Our motto, Lampada Ferens, translates as ‘carrying the light of learning’, and over the years, we’ve shared that light with thousands of people from across the world. Read less