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Mechanical Engineering

Namibia University of Science and Technology

36 months
Duration
2421 USD/year
2421 USD/year
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About

This programme in Mechanical Engineering at the Namibia University of Science and Technology demands a high level of theoretical engagement and intellectual independence and aims to foster deepened, comprehensive and systematic expertise in the major subject/cognate areas of learning. 

Overview

The revised Bachelor of Engineering: Mechanical Engineering at the Namibia University of Science and Technology builds to a level of conceptual sophistication, specialised knowledge and intellectual autonomy in accordance with requirements at NQF Level 8. 

Through this programme, students will be equipped with cognitive and intellectual skills, key transferable skills, and professional/technical/practical skills that would enable them to demonstrate in-depth understanding of the principles of mechanical engineering. Students will be capacitated with the knowledge to design and manufacture engineering systems. The programme includes a substantial element of Work Integrated Learning and requires the conduct and reporting of supervised research in order to adequately prepare students for entry into the profession.

Career Opportunities

Professional Engineers in areas of mechanical engineering regarding:

  • mechanical design
  • energy conversion
  • materials testing
  • manufacturing processes
  • product safety and reliability

Programme Structure

  • The Bachelor of Engineering: Mechanical Engineering is designed to enable the graduates to register as Professional Engineers with the Engineering Council of Namibia (ECN) pending the fulfilment of post qualification requirements. 
  • The programme outcomes reflect the required levels of competence as defined by the ECN, while the programme has also been designed to meet accreditation requirements of the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA).

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

594 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • In addition to meeting the University’s General Admission Requirements as spelt out in the general rules, candidates must have at least 37 points on the Engineering Evaluation Scale, with a minimum 3 symbol in Mathematics, Physical Science and English at Grade 12/NSSC Higher Level. Only symbols on NSSC Higher Level will be considered for Mathematics, Physical Science and English. 
  • If a candidate does not have Physical Science, but has Physics or a “Physics equivalent” subject, the Registrar may upon recommendation from the relevant Head of Department and the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, approve registration of the candidate. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2421 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2421 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    2421 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2421 USD per year during 36 months.
  • 36,061 Nad

Living costs for Windhoek

10175 - 12578 NAD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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