Staffordshire University

Staffordshire University

Mechanical Engineering

The course consists of 8 taught modules plus a major personal project leading to a written thesis. The taught modules cover the broad range of activities involved in designing and validating new products and machinery. You will study topics such as solid and surface modelling, rapid prototyping, Finite Element Analysis, advanced materials and thermodynamics. The subject area of your final thesis can be selected to suit your own aspirations and interests. You will be assigned a supervisor with whom you will work closely to develop an academically challenging portfolio of work.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a UK 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent in a related discipline; applicants who lack the academic qualification but have significant appropriate experience are considered on an individual basis; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6 or TOEFL 550 (213 computer-based).

Course modules

Modules include: Research methods and project management; energy management; design technologies for master; structural integrity; quality and project management for technology; project. Optional modules: technical paper authoring; advanced design strategies; applied structural integrity; robotics and automation; control system design; sustainable design and manufacture; industrial placement.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,130 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,130 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,130 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,130 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,130 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Sandwich September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Whole course (International) 30 months
MSc Sandwich September 2016 GBP 5,130 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 30 months
MSc Sandwich September 2016 GBP 5,130 per Whole course (Scotland) 30 months
MSc Sandwich September 2016 GBP 5,130 per Whole course (Wales) 30 months
MSc Sandwich September 2016 GBP 5,130 per Whole course (EU) 30 months
MSc Sandwich September 2016 GBP 5,130 per Whole course (England) 30 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus) Stoke on Trent ST4 2DF West Midlands
Staffordshire University (Stafford Campus) Stafford ST18 0AD West Midlands

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