Taught course

Advanced Mechanical Engineering

Institution
University of Strathclyde · Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Degree in Engineering or Physical Science or equivalent professional qualification. Preferably a first or second class honours degree with at least a 2.1 (second class upper division). A 2.2 may be considered with relevant work experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Students will have the opportunity to select up to nine technical/specialist advanced mechanical engineering classes, plus three
business/management modules which are necessary to satisfy the key requirements to achieve Chartered Engineer status. Teaching combines academic and industrial lectures, with on-site visits to industry and seminars presented by visiting experts from the UK and overseas. It is recommended that technical classes are taken with an aerospace, energy or materials theme as follows:

Aerospace
>> Advanced Topics in Fluid Systems Engineering
>> Aerodynamic Performance
>> Aerodynamic Propulsion Systems
>> Machine Dynamics
>> Mathematical Modelling in Engineering Science
>> Spaceflight Mechanics
>> Systems Engineering 1
>> Systems Engineering 2

Energy
>> Advanced Topics in Fluid Systems Engineering
>> Electrical Power Systems
>> Energy Modelling and Monitoring
>> Energy Resources and Policy
>> Machinery Diagnosis and Condition Monitoring
>> Mathematical Modelling in Engineering Science
>> Renewable Energy Systems
>> Systems Engineering 1
>> Systems Engineering 2

Materials
>> Engineering Composites
>> Machine Dynamics
>> Mathematical Modelling in Engineering Science
>> Pressurised Systems
>> Systems Engineering 1
>> Systems Engineering 2

Students may also opt to take a different combination of classes to suit their needs, subject to availability.

Information for international students

For candidates whose first language is not English, minimum standards of written and spoken English are IELTS overall score of 6.5 (no individual score below 5.5) Test valid for two years.

Fees and funding

UK students
Home/EU £4,500, RUK £9000
International students
£16,700

RUK PGT Scholarships:

As an RUK student you may be eligible for the award of a £3000 scholarship towards costs of fees.

To apply for this scholarship download the RUK PGT Scholarship Application Form

Aero MSc Bursary Scheme:

For further information on funding opportunities in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, please visit:

http://www.strath.ac.uk/mae/studyhere/postgraduatestudies/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
8 months

PGCert

full time
4 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
mae-pg@strath.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)141 548 2846