• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Mechanical Engineering programme at The University of Hull has a long and successful history at Hull. You'll gain a broad knowledge base and innovative problem-solving skills which you can then apply in various mechanical engineering-related industries.

Choosing to study this subject here is a step closer to a rewarding and stimulating career.

We stay up-to-date with emerging technologies to train you in the most advanced ideas and techniques. We’ll give you the tools to unlock solutions that make people’s lives better.

Six reasons to study Mechanical Engineering at Hull

  • Accredited by two leading industry bodies
  • Direct pathway to Chartered Engineer status
  • Opt to spend a year in industry or studying abroad
  • Facilities include new robotics lab and Fab Lab
  • Build a racing car with the Formula Student team
  • Study under industry professionals

What you'll study

The course consists of 120 credits per year. Most modules are 20 credits, meaning you’ll study six modules each year. Some longer modules, such as a dissertation, are worth more (e.g. 40 credits). In these cases, you’ll study fewer modules - but the number of credits will always add up to 120.

Your future prospects

  • Product developer
  • Production manager
  • Engineering manager
  • Researcher
  • Designer

Accreditation

Accredited by two leading industry bodies

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    480 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Mathematical Tools and Concepts
  • Fundamentals of Mechanical Engineering 
  • Design and Mechanical Engineering Practice
  • Mathematics and Engineering Thermodynamics
  • Mechanical Engineering Science
  • Engineering Global Challenge

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • 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.

General Requirements

  • A levels
  • BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • OCR Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • CACHE Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • Irish Leaving Certificate
  • Scottish Highers
  • Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma
  • Applicants should have an A level in Maths at Grade C or above, or alternative Level 3 qualification.
  • IB Diploma: 30 including 5 in HL Maths
  • Access to HE Diploma: Suitable for BEng route only with transfer to MEng subject to satisfactory progress. 
  • BTEC L3 Extended Diploma: Engineering including merit in Maths for Engineers and Further Maths for Engineers.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17200 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Hull

  • 729 - 1390 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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