60 months
16425 GBP/year
1820 GBP/year
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This five-year Mechanical Engineering course from Edinburgh Napier University takes the basics of BEng in Mechanical Engineering and delves deeper, with an emphasis on industry relevance.

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In the Mechanical Engineering course from Edinburgh Napier University you'll learn the principles of the field and use the latest technology to devise and implement practical solutions across a range of industry applications.

Course details

Learn current engineering practices and work to develop your own systems and solutions in response to a variety of applications.

You'll also become adept in the gathering, analysis and application of data, using information to your advantage to create effective mechanical engineering systems and solutions.

As you learn to integrate your knowledge of mathematics, science, information technology, design and business, you'll apply it to increasingly complex situations, developing your skills in lateral problem solving and innovative thinking.


  • You'll be in demand all over the world. With the industry focus this course provides, and the practical experience and contacts from the work experience component, your career prospects will be extremely promising.
  • You may also have the opportunity to continue on to further study at PhD level.


This degree is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) as fully satisfying the educational base for a Chartered Engineer (CEng).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Skills
  • Foundation Mathematics
  • Mechanical Principles
  • Electrical and Electronic Principles
  • Engineering Practice
  • Mathematical Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


600 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Standard Entry Requirement

  • ABBB including Maths and a Science (excluding Biology) or Technical Subject*

Minimum Offer Entry Requirement

  • BBBC including Maths and a Science (excluding Biology) or Technical Subject*.

A Level

  • BCC including Maths and a Science (excluding Biology) or Technical Subject*

Irish Leaving Certificate

  • H2, H2, H2, H3 at HL including Maths and a Science (excluding Biology) or Technical Subject*

International Baccalaureate Diploma

  • Award of Diploma with 29 points overall with three HL subjects at grades 6, 5, 5 including a Science (excluding Biology) or Technical Subject*
  • Grade 4 in SL Maths and English.

European Baccalaureate

  • Pass at 70% or above with grade 7 in three subjects.
*Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics, Engineering, Mathematics, Mechatronics, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Technological Studies/Engineering Science, Design & Manufacture, Chemistry.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16425 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16425 GBP per year during 60 months.
  • National

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 60 months.
  • England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and Republic of Ireland: £9,250
  • Overseas and EU: £16,425

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /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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