Taught course

Mechanical Engineering

Anglia Ruskin University · Faculty of Science and Technology

Entry requirements

•Applicants will require an honours degree in mechanical engineering or equivalent subject at 2.2 or above from a recognised university. Those who do not possess an honours degree, but have a degree or degree equivalent qualification and/or work experience will be considered. Qualifications from an approved professional body will also be taken into account. Applicants may be invited for interview. •If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 ( Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.

Core modules - Computer Aided Engineering Analysis, Biomechanics, Automation and Robotics, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Innovative Product Design and Manufacture, Advanced Materials and Structural Integrity, Research Design and Methods, and Major Project/Dissertation

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Study at the forefront of ground-breaking innovation with word-leading researchers. We’ll equip you to think adventurously, overcome problems and be part of the process of enabling society to advance. You’ll test your practical skills in our brand new industry standard workshop.

You’ll gain an in-depth understanding of advanced design and analysis techniques, the use of modern materials and manufacturing technology. We’ll expand your knowledge in a wide range of mechanical engineering areas and related fields, giving you the scope to be creative and scientific in equal measure.

Studying at our Chelmsford campus, you’ll have access to a comprehensive range of engineering facilities. These include our CADCAM centre, industrial scale CNC milling machine, CNC lathe, rapid prototyping machine, scanning electronic microscope, Instron bi-axial fatigue testing machine, tensile testing machine, material preparation facilities, welding equipment, various mechanical machines, various electronic testing and measuring equipment such as oscilloscopes, and signal generating/ testing facilities. You’ll also be able to access our materials lab and our computer aided engineering lab, our libraries, and open access computer suites.

Our course will help you find your career
in engineering, or give you an additionalskills boost if you’re already working inthe industry. You may want to work directly in engineering and design or use this degree as a step towards a career in arelated area, such as consultancy. You’re also in the perfect position to continue your academic career and move up to our Mechanical Engineering PhD.

Our course will equip you with transferrable skills, including IT and management as well as data analysis. As a result you’ll be highly employable in the mechanical engineering marketplace, with a choice of different careers available to you.

Information for international students

We welcome applications from International students, Please visit http://www.anglia.ac.uk/ruskin/en/home/study/international.html for more information

Fees and funding

UK students
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International students
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UK/EU Students

International Students

Qualification and course duration


full time
12-15 months
part time
28-33 months

Course contact details

Anglia Ruskin Applicant Enquiries Team
+ 44 (0) 1245 686868