• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
Mechanical Engineering is ideal for practically minded, creative individuals who relish problem-solving and have a strong desire to design and optimise advanced machines through the novel application of science and mathematics. City, University of London offers the BEng Mechanical Engineering (Hons) degree course.
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Overview

Who is it for?

This Mechanical Engineering (Hons) course from City, University of London is suitable for individuals who relish problem-solving and have a strong desire to design and optimise advanced machines (be they driverless cars, high-speed trains, robotic manufacturing systems, tidal power stations or solar-powered generators) through the novel application of science and mathematics.

Objectives

Our Mechanical engineering degree  encourages critical thinking and foster curiosity through both teamwork and independent study. The design exercises provide the opportunity for students to be engaged in cross-disciplinary challenges, preparing the way for tackling larger problems that span traditional engineering boundaries. 

The courses are led by academic staff from our active Research Centres, supported by specialist professionals from industry.

Our Mechanical engineering degree encompasses the remarkably successful disciplines of material sciences, thermodynamics, solid and fluid mechanics and robotics.

This degree will train you in all aspects necessary for a successful career as a mechanical engineer.

Career prospects

Mechanical Engineering graduates work in industries such as transport, power generation, manufacturing, automotive and energy. Our recent graduates have obtained posts within Ford, Howden, Delphi Diesel Systems, AVL, Rolls-Royce, Jaguar Land Rover, Tube Lines and Holroyd.

These engineers are involved in areas as diverse as product development, advanced computer-based design, analysis of complex thermo-fluid systems, robotics, energy conservation, maintenance, decommissioning and engineering management.

Accreditation

Accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, providing a path for graduates to gain CEng status.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      3 years or 4 years including a professional placement

  • Credits
    365 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematics 
  • Engineering Science
  • Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics
  • Solid Mechanics
  • Electronics
  • Design

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.

General Requirements

  • 'A’ Level: ABB (including ‘A’ Level Mathematics and Physics or Chemistry or Biology).
  • UCAS Tariff: 128 tariff points including ‘A’ Level Mathematics and Physics or Chemistry or Biology. See the UCAS website for information on the new tariff.
  • IB: 33 points total including Higher Level Mathematics and Physics at grade 6.
  • GCSE: A minimum of grade 4(C) in GCSE English.
Other suitable qualifications
  • Extended Project Qualification (EPQ): We welcome applications that include the EPQ. Where relevant, this may be included in our offer, resulting in an ‘A’ Level offer reduced by one grade.

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    19380 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19380 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/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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