Glyndwr University

Wrexham Glyndwr University

Manufacturing Engineering

The need and demand for highly-qualified mechanical and manufacturing engineers in the UK has never been greater; a recent report by the government sets out a vision to be achieved by 2022 to ensure the UK is the leading world player in aerospace manufacturing technology; the focus of this course is on research and development in such areas as computational analysis, design, advanced propulsion, blended wing, structural design, composite and advanced material development; these MSc courses have been designed in consultation with industry and extend student's depth of study in the fields of mechanical engineering and manufacturing to an advanced level; they give students the ability to integrate and solve problems over a range of engineering areas and give students the confidence to lead innovative design, development and application of new and cutting-edge technology.

Entry requirements

Related undergraduate degree.

Course modules

Modules include: (Mechanical Engineering) research design and methods; advanced computational fluid dynamics; structures and numerical analyses; advanced materials advanced manufacturing technologies; viscous flow and heat transfer; dissertation. (Manufacturing): research design and methods; structures and numerical analyses; advanced materials; advanced manufacturing technologies; advanced production and assembly systems; composite materials; dissertation. (Manufacturing Engineering) students pursue modules form the related MSc courses, along with an extensive research project.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a variety of methods including portfolios, presentations and, for certain subjects, examinations.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 4,250 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Northop Campus Mold CH7 6AA Wales

Key information

Postgraduate Course Enquiries
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01978 293439