Bristol, University of the West of England

Bristol, University of the West of England

Mechanical Engineering

This course offers students an in-depth understanding of engineering design and analysis combined with the ability to appreciate the challenge involved in managing complex operations. It has its foundations firmly in the domain of mechanical engineering and provides an exciting opportunity for students to develop advanced solutions to engineering problems using the latest computer tools and simulation. Key skills such as the ability to function as an effective team member and to carry out an extended piece of independent research are also integral to the syllabus.

Entry requirements

1st degree of 2.2 or above in mechanical engineering, or substantial relevant experience.

Course modules

Modules include: innovations in operations management; computer vision and virtual environments; solid systems modelling and simulation; structural integrity in design; design of fluid systems; finite element modelling with elastomers and similar materials; group project.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through a combination of examinations and coursework, and dissertation project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 979 per Credit (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (England) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 979 per Credit (International) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 979 per Credit (International) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Frenchay Campus Bristol BS16 1QY South West

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Key information

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