MSc Mechanical Engineering Design / Overview
Year of entry: 2023
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- Degree awarded
- 12 months full time
- Entry requirements
The standard academic entry requirement for this Master's course is an Upper Second Class UK Honours degree or international equivalent in a relevant science or engineering discipline. Please note that we consider grades achieved in key relevant modules in your undergraduate degree as well as the overall degree result.
- How to apply
As there is high demand for this course we operate a staged admissions process with selection deadlines throughout the year. Please find more information in our Application and Selection section .
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- Pioneering innovation since 1824, Manchester was the first English university to offer an engineering degree
- Extensive industrial links with companies such as Jaguar Land Rover and Siemens
- Excellent resources, computation and experimental laboratory facilities, including laser laboratories and wind tunnels
- Our course is accredited by IMechE , the Institution of Mechanical Engineers
Please take a look at the information and recordings from our most recent Virtual Open Week to find out more about The University and our courses.
We would also encourage you to have a look at our department's virtual tour or to get in touch with us if you have questions about our MSc courses.
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2023, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK students (per annum): £14,500
International, including EU, students (per annum): £32,500
Further information for EU students can be found on our dedicated EU page.
Policy on additional costs
All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).
We offer a number of postgraduate taught scholarships and awards to outstanding UK and international students each year.
The University of Manchester is committed to widening participation in master's study, and allocates £300,000 in funding each year. Our Manchester Master's Bursaries are aimed at widening access to master's courses by removing barriers to postgraduate education for students from underrepresented groups.
For more information, see the Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering Fees and Funding page or visit the University of Manchester funding for master's courses website for more information.
- Department of Mechanical, Aerospace & Civil Engineering
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- Postgraduate Admissions Team
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