Taught course

Advanced Mechanical Engineering

University of Liverpool · Faculty of Engineering

Entry requirements

Please see the course page on the University website for full details.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Study Advanced Mechanical Engineering and learn to design, build and test new products, processes and systems. You will develop a sound understanding of Advanced Mechanical Engineering principles and the ability to undertake teamwork and communicate ideas, valuable skills for your future career.

This programme is fully accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.

We equip our students for rewarding careers and our graduates have found jobs in a wide range of industries and organisations, both in the UK and abroad.

Programmes include a strong practical element and incorporate the latest academic and industry research, enabling you to work effectively at the forefront of engineering.


  • Thermo and fluid dynamics
  • Combustion in internal combustion engines
  • An understanding of the advantages and disadvantages of alternative and conventional energy generation methods
  • An understanding of nuclear engineering, with coverage going from the atomic scale through to the bulk scale
  • An understanding of material failure analysis
  • The principles of advanced manufacturing techniques using lasers
  • The properties and limitations of a range of ‘smart materials’
  • Technical writing skills to support project planning.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc(Eng)
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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