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Masters/MScAdvanced Mechanical Engineering

University of Birmingham
United Kingdom, Birmingham
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This new, innovative programme offers graduates excellent career prospects in a broad field of mechanical engineering-related industries. It will also provide excellent preparation for those wishing to undertake a PhD. The MSc Advanced Mechanical Engineering is a broad-based programme covering an important and industrially-relevant portfolio of mechanical engineering modules, such as Biofuels and Combustion, Manufacturing Processes, MEMS, and Automation and Robotics.

All the teaching is delivered by highly experienced and qualified members of academic staff who are at the cutting-edge of research in their respective fields. This programme will be attractive to graduates of mechanical engineering or related subjects.

With leading research into Advanced Mechanical Engineering, the University of Birmingham is the ideal location for bright graduates, looking for a solid and well-respected postgraduate qualification which will act as a springboard for a successful future.

120 credits of taught modules studied during October-April
60 credits of project-based module carried out during June-September
Assessment methods include a range of examinations, assignments and projects

Programme structure

The modules offered in the programme are delivered by members of our academic staff who are actively involved in various fields of research and consultancy in mechanical engineering including energy, engines, automotive engineering, micro electro-mechanical systems (MEMS), manufacturing and automation, biomedical engineering and computational geometry.


Research & Professional Skills
Synoptic Mechanical Engineering
Advanced Project


Advanced Mechanics
Advanced Robotics
Advanced Thermal Systems
Advanced Vehicle Engineering
Biofuels and Combustion
Bio-Medical Engineering
Computational Geometry
Laser-based Manufacturing
Micro and Nano Technologies
Process Modelling
R&D in Manufacturing Processes
Intelligent Systems

Career opportunities

Examples of employers

Aston Martin
BAE Systems
Ministry of Defence
PA Consulting
Royal Air Force

Examples of occupations
Aerospace Engineer
Calibration Engineer
Design Engineer
Engineering Officer Cadet
Financial Analyst
IT Consultant
Mechanical Engineer
Project Engineer

Further study – examples of courses

MSc Automotive Engineering
MSc Computer Science
MSc Environment and Sustainable Technologies
MSc Industrial Product Design
MSc Physics
PGCE Mathematics
PhD Aerospace Engineering
PhD Biomedical Engineering
PhD Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
Application deadline
1 Jun 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
Application deadline
1 Jun 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States