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Mechanical Engineering (BEng)

Award
Bachelor of Engineering
Length of course
3 years, starts September 2020
Course type
Full-time
Campuses
Highfield, Boldrewood
UCAS course code
H300

About this course

Learn how to apply your mechanical engineering skill in a range of fields, from orthopaedics to automobile systems. Explore real-world problems with practical project work. You'll learn about mechanics, structures and materials, and study design and computing - all vital for a career in this industry.

Our Mechanical Engineering course will teach you how to take a product from initial concept, to design and manufacture.

You'll cover the essential principles of engineering, and learn about:

  • law

  • management

  • systems design

  • modelling and computing

You’ll carry out an individual research project using many of the concepts you’ve learnt during the course.

As part of this course you can:

We're a designated university for the Defence Technical Undergraduate Scheme (DTUS).

This course is fully accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and offers a route to chartered status.

You can download the course details, including modules, in the programme specificationPDF opens in a new window (PDF, 555.57 KB).

Location and awarding body

The course location is Highfield in Southampton and Boldrewood campus in Southampton. The awarding body is University of Southampton.