Entry requirements

A 2:2 honours degree, or international equivalent, in mechanical or mechanical related engineering (eg automotive, aeronautical or design); maths, physics; any other closely related discipline.

Months of entry


Course content

Newcastle University is home to world-leading and innovative mechanical engineering research. You'll be taught by leaders in their field, giving you an enhanced learning experience.

You'll experience research-led teaching and access to state-of-the-art research facilities. You'll learn from researchers solving problems of global importance. They're engaged with industry and working across disciplines.

Our Mechanical Engineering MSc programme is for graduates in:

  • mechanical or mechanical-related engineering (eg automotive, aeronautical or design)
  • mathematics
  • physics
  • a related discipline.

The flexible nature of this programme allows you to specialise in one of three streams:

  • Mechatronics
  • Mechanical
  • Material.

This technical course integrates advanced theory and practice that is shaped by industry. Core elements of the MSc will enable you to research:

  • model engineering structures
  • mechanical systems.

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Information for international students

English Language requirements:

Direct Entry : IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in all sub-skills).

If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English course.

Fees and funding

See our course fees and funding web page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12-24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

School Admissions Team