Taught course

Mechanical Engineering

Teesside University · School of Science, Engineering and Design

Entry requirements

Applicants are normally expected to have at least a lower second class honours degree in a related engineering discipline. Suitable subjects include mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, automotive engineering, mechatronics and other subjects with significant mechanical engineering content..

Months of entry


Course content

This MSc programme offers you an advanced level of study in specific aspects of mechanical engineering which are in demand from industry. It is an ideal bridging programme for those graduates seeking to register as a Chartered Engineer with the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.

This course is accredited to CEng level by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Accreditation is a mark of assurance that the degree meets the standards set by the Engineering Council in the UK Standard for Professional Engineering Competence (UK-SPEC). Graduates of the programme will be equipped with recognised skills and knowledge to a level expected of a Chartered Mechanical Engineer.

You study the core modules in CAD/CAM and Product Development, Finite Element Methods and Machine Design and you select three additional modules from Automotive Engineering and Vehicle Design, Manufacturing Systems, Project Management and Enterprise, Supply Chain Management and Applied Continuum Mechanics.

Followed by a 60 credit Project

Assessment varies from module to module. The assessment methodology could include in-course assignments, design exercises, technical reports, presentations or formal examinations. For your MSc project you prepare a dissertation.

Information for international students

All international students should offer an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent, with no component below 5.5. Pre-sessional English courses are available please see the international pages of our website for full information on all services available to international students.

Fees and funding

For information on funding please visit our website www.tees.ac.uk

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


full time
8 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions, Science and Engineering
+ 44 (0)1642 738800
+ 44 (0)1642 342401