University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Advanced Mechanical Engineering

The course in advanced mechanical engineering has been developed to provide high calibre mechanical engineering graduates with an in-depth technical understanding of advanced mechanical engineering topics, together with generic skills that allow them to contribute effectively in developing company capabilities.

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd Class Honours minimum 2.1 degree from a UK University or equivalent qualification; applicants with marginally lower qualifications requirements or with industrial experience may be considered. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum 5.5 in each component) or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: engineering composites; pressurised systems; aerodynamic performance; aerodynamic propulsion systems; systems engineering; machine dynamics; machinery diagnosis and condition monitoring; mathematical modelling in engineering science; spaceflight mechanics; advanced topics in fluid systems engineering; spaceflight systems; polymer and polymer composites; advanced boiler technologies; materials for power plant; gas and steam turbines; energy resources and policy; electrical power systems; energy modelling and monitoring; industrial metallurgy; design management; information management; project management; risk management; financial engineering; sustainability; knowledge engineering and management for engineers; environmental impact assessment; individual project.

Assessment methods

The course is assessed through written assignments, exams and the individual project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde Glasgow G1 1XQ Scotland

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