36 months
14000 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


This Mechanical Engineering (Hons) degree from University of South Wales allows you to use your analytical and mathematical skills to solve real-life problems.

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Mechanical engineers are sought-after in all types of industries, from food processing to pharmaceutical manufacture, as well as in high-profile sectors such as automobile and aerospace. 

Accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), and the Engineering Council, this is a modern mechanical engineering degree that is relevant to a range of industries. You could design, analyse, research and test anything from wind turbines to turbojet engines.

It has been developed with engineering professionals and forms the educational base for Chartered Engineer status, with a period of further learning. We have strong links with industry and place considerable emphasis on student projects. We also encourage industrial placements as part of a sandwich year option. This course is also available through Network75, a combined work and study route.


The Mechanical Engineering (Hons) degree from University of South Wales has a good reputation in industry, and our graduates have carved out successful careers in areas including research and development, design, manufacturing management, technical sales, and plant engineering.


USW’s Mechanical Engineering degree is fully accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematics for Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineers 
  • Design and Manufacture 
  • Engineering Computing Applications 
  • Engineering Mechanics 
  • Electrical Science
  • Thermofluids
  • Further Mathematics for Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineers 
  • Sustainable Engineering Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Typical A-Level Offer

  • BBB to include Mathematics and one other Science subject.
Typical Welsh BACC Offer
  • Pass the Advanced Welsh Baccalaureate Diploma with Grade B in the Skills Challenge Certificate and BB at A Level to include Mathematics and one other Science subject.
Typical BTEC Offer
  • BTEC Extended Diploma Distinction Distinction Merit in a relevant Maths, Science or Engineering subject which must include Maths modules.
Typical IB Offer
  • Pass the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum score of 29 overall including a score of 5 in Mathematics and one other Science subject at Higher Level. You will also need to obtain a score of 5 or above in English at standard level.
Typical Access to HE Offer
  • Pass an Access to HE Diploma in Maths/Science and obtain a minimum of 120 UCAS tariff points

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 36 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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