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Mechanical Engineering, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #401 (ARWU) Nanjing, China
This program fosters young talent to become superior researchers and engineers engaging in design, manufacturing, R & D and management in the fields of mechanical engineering and its automation, as well as in civil aviation engineering.
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 Systematic study and engineering training help students to gain the following sectors of expertise and capabilities.

  • A solid foundation in fundamental principles and knowledge of Mechanical Engineering and analytical problem-solving skills and design capabilities;
  • Master a broad expertise in mechanical engineering and automation.
  • Mechanical engineers advance the world we live in by constantly improving and inventing technology, not just preserving existing systems. Making our lives easier and everything we use more efficient, mechanical engineers are responsible for some of the most innovative breakthrough designs of our times; such as The London Eye, wind turbines, and surgical robotic technology.

Why Mechanical Engineering in NUAA?

  • QS Subject Ranking: World’s top 150-200 disciplines (2018)
  • NUAA is ranked within top #3 in Mechanical Engineering studies in China
  • World’s top 150 Engineering Universities (U.S News Ranking 2018)
  • Excellent links and collaboration with universities in USA/UK/EU/Canada/Australia
  • More than 50% faculty with a western educational background.


The BE Mechanical Engineering allows you to take your project in China. NUAA has partnered with top universities in the USA, Australia, and EU where some students take their third or fourth year of study.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Linear Algebra
  • Algebra & Trigonometry
  • An Introduction to Computer
  • Orientation Program
  • Basic Chinese Speaking
  • Comprehensive Chinese 
  • An Introduction to China
  • Engineering Graphics
  • An Introduction to Aeronautics
  • Calculus for Engineering Sciences 
  • Physics 
  • Physics Experiments 
  • Basic Chinese Listening
  • Chinese Culture
  • Engineering Graphics
  • An Introduction to Business Administration
  • Computer Programming
  • Essential English Writing

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • The applicant must be in good health and under the age of 25
  • High School graduate (A level/10+2/WAEC or equivalent) with Physics, Mathematics and/or English as compulsory core subjects.
  • Students who are currently pursuing their final year at high school could also apply as long as they can obtain their graduation diploma before enrolling at the university.
  • English language requirements: TOEFL, IELTS, PTE, IGCSE English course or scored above 65% (avg.) in English subject
  • Students who are currently (already) in China are welcome to apply as long as they can provide attendance report above 80% from their previous university and their current visa is valid until August 15th.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3482 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    3482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3482 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

23,900 - RMB

Living costs for Nanjing

  • 4700 - 8000 CNY/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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