A lower second-class (2.2) undergraduate honours degree or above in engineering, mathematics or physics. The undergraduate honours degree should normally be in mechanical or automotive engineering, or in a closely related discipline that has covered topics such as mechanics, dynamics, thermodynamics, heat transfer and fluid flow. Applicants with relevant work experience will also be considered on an individual basis.
If you are a non-EEA or Swiss national we must receive your application by 1 August because you will need to obtain clearance by the UK Government Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS) for this degree. Find out more about ATAS.
Months of entry
Mechanical engineering plays an essential role at every level in society.
Our course is for you if you’re a newly qualified or practising engineer looking to improve your expertise in specialist areas.
Our MSc will enhance both your theoretical knowledge and practical skills in areas such as:
- computational fluid dynamics
- advanced thermofluids
- advanced manufacture techniques
- heat transfer.
You’ll develop your academic and professional excellence. Our options cover a range of application areas – you’ll be able to specialise in your area of interest.
A combination of taught modules and project work provides an excellent platform to further your career in mechanical engineering.
Information for international students
Fees and funding
Please visit our website for latest fees information: Advanced Mechanical Engineering
The University of Sussex aims to attract the most talented students to postgraduate study. For full details of our scholarships please visit: Masters Scholarships
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Student Recruitment Services
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