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UCL Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Sciences


Mechanical Engineering MSc

Key Information

1 Year

Graduate Open Day

Join us in the Roberts Engineering Foyer on our UCL Graduate Open Day 
Wednesday 6th December 2017 2pm – 6pm

Register here

We are offering tours of the department at 3pm and 5pm – visit our stall in the Engineering Cafe on the day for further details.

Introduction to the Mechanical Engineering MSc programme

The Mechanical Engineering MSc is designed to offer an advanced level of study in specific aspects of mechanical engineering that are in demand from industry. The degree comprises study in analysis and design of power machinery systems, engineering structures, vibration, control and the use of computers in advanced engineering analysis.

Programme starts

September 2018

For further details visit the prospective student page for this MSc programme

Graduate study application

Degree Structure

The taught part of the course comprises 7 subject modules – 6 compulsory and one optional.  These modules consist of lectures, seminars, tutorials, and example classes. Each module is assessed by coursework submission alone or a combination of examination and coursework.  Some include oral presentation of project/assignment work.

The first two academic terms consist of taught modules, followed by some examinations just before Easter.  In term 3, students continue work on their group project and their individual project under the supervision of a member o academic staff.  The management exam is also in term 3.  After May, students work full time on their individual projects.

Accreditation of Mechanical Engineering MSc programme

This programme is accredited by the IMechE and the IMarEST on behalf of the Engineering Council as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for registration as a Chartered Engineer. Candidates must hold a CEng accredited BEng/BSc (Hons) undergraduate first degree to comply with full CEng registration requirements.

Contact information

If you have questions about this programme please contact:

Ms Louisa Ball, Programme Administrator
+44 (0)20 7679 3907

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