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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

Education

Students at this Mechanical Engineering and Energy Engineering (Hons) course at Heriot-Watt Dubai will acquire skills to take responsibility for decision-making where energy and the environment are important issues. 

Building on a sound engineering foundation, students will be introduced to specialised energy topics, management and environmental impact assessment.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Year 1

  • The early years are based on the Mechanical Engineering programme, relating fundamental Mechanical Engineering principles to the design of energy systems.

Year 2

  • Subjects include Strength of Materials; Machine Dynamics; Applied Thermodynamics; Fluid Dynamics; Materials Engineering; Design and Manufacture; Control Engineering; and Instrumentation.

Year 3

  • Subjects include Strength of Materials; Machine Dynamics; Applied Thermodynamics; Fluid Dynamics; Materials Engineering; Design and Manufacture; Control Engineering; and Instrumentation.

Year 4

  • Students choose specialist subjects from Fluid Mechanics, Thermodynamics, Strength of Materials and Machine Dynamics. Mandatory courses include Petroleum Engineering, a year-long individual project plus an Energy Industry Project as part of Engineering Design and Manufacture.

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • In order for us to assess your suitability for the programme you have applied for, you need to submit various supporting documents. You can view the documents you are required to submit and upload them by logging into your application account.
  • We will accept scanned documents at the application stage, but you may be asked to provide original copies of your documents at a later date.
  • You may delay an offer being made to you if you do not submit your supporting documents as soon as you can.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15529 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15529 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    15529 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15529 EUR 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.

AED 63000 per year

Living costs for Dubai

  • 5300 - 9200 AED/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

  • A special International Student Scholarship of up to 50% of the tuition fee will be offered to a maximum of 50 students.
  • This scholarship will be open to all applicants for any of the foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.
  • These scholarships will be awarded based on a range of criteria including merit, sports, service to community/industry etc.
  • Students who are awarded the International Student Scholarship are expected to voluntarily contribute to the University’s marketing efforts in their respective countries. 

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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