Taught course

Advanced Mechanical Engineering

Sheffield Hallam University · Engineering and Technology

Entry requirements

UK students Normally one from • an honours degree (2.2 or above) in a science or engineering subject • suitable professional qualifications in an engineering field • a degree in any discipline plus at least one year of relevant experience • a diploma in a technological area plus at least three years of relevant experience. Overseas applicants from countries whose first language is not English must normally produce evidence of competence in English. An IELTS score of 6.0 with 5.5 in all skills (or equivalent) is the standard for non-native speakers of English. If your English language skill is currently below an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English level. India • a first class BE in an relevant discipline, or a good second class BE with a strong performance in mechanical and manufacturing subjects China • a four year Bachelors degree in an relevant discipline, with an overall average of at least 80 per cent or equivalent Other countries • a good honours degree or equivalent in an relevant subject

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Whether you’re a practicing engineer or a graduate, this course can help you to develop as a technical specialist or manager in industry and manufacturing. You study both management theory and technical aspects of mechanical engineering. You then learn to combine these new skills with your subject interest in a project to develop a new product for the global marketplace.

Key points

  • Suitable for practicing engineers and science or engineering graduates.
  • Increase your career potential by enhancing your technical and management skills and knowledge.
  • Develop your ability in your area of interest with project work and an optional module.
  • Study in a way that suits your current commitments with part-time and full-time options.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
36 months


full time
8 months
part time
24 months


full time
4 months
part time
12 months

Course contact details

Engineering and Technology Postgraduate Office
0114 225 5555