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Mechanical Engineering (MEng)

Award
Master of Engineering
Length of course
4 years, starts September 2020
Course type
Full-time
Campuses
Highfield, Boldrewood
UCAS course code
H301

About this course

This 4-year degree puts you on the route to becoming a chartered engineer. You'll learn about mechanical design, structures and materials, then select specialist topics to study. Project work provides an opportunity to apply your design skills to real world problems. Our Masters course lets you study a wider range of advanced subjects than the BEng.

Our Mechanical Engineering Masters 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 project and in year 4 you'll take part in a group design project. These projects are often linked to current research or topics that have practical relevance to industry.

As part of this course you can:

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.