About Fees Study Entry Future How to apply Faculty of Science and Engineering MSc in Mechanical Engineering Postgraduate - Taught MSc Open for admission in 2018/19 Start in September Full time MSc 1 year How to apply About the course The University of Hull is situated in an area with a vibrant and growing industry, hosting major players in the aerospace, chemical, engineering design, pharmaceutical, transport, marine and energy industries. This makes the city the ideal location to study mechanical engineering - the largest engineering discipline which offers career progression into most industry sectors. Our Mechanical Engineering MSc has employability at its heart and gives you the opportunity to develop an in-depth knowledge, comprehension and understanding of theoretical and practical applications of mechanical engineering, including a critical awareness of current issues and developments. A strong emphasis is placed on the practical application of knowledge. The University has strong, direct links with industry, providing you with opportunities to work on real-world engineering projects and enhance your career prospects. This programme has been developed to provide a top-up for graduates who have completed a BEng in Mechanical Engineering or a related subject. Our teaching staff Dr Kevin Fancey Xudong Zhao Professor Jiawei Mi Dr Peter Watson Come to an open day Grab a prospectus Where you'll study Click to view directions on Google Maps Hull Campus Get in touch Admissions +44 (0)1482 466850 International Enquiries Fees and funding Home/EU: £7,275 A new system of postgraduate loans for Masters degrees in the UK are now available. They provide up to £10,609 for full-time and part-time taught and research Masters courses in all subject areas. For more information, visit our Postgraduate Loans page. International: £16,000 Graduate Studentship The University of Hull is pleased to offer graduates progressing from undergraduate to postgraduate taught study a studentship towards the cost of their tuition fees. Find out if you’re eligible by visiting the University of Hull Graduate Studentship page. International Scholarships and Bursaries For a list of all scholarships and bursaries for international students, please visit the International Scholarships and Bursaries page. We also offer an International Studentship Scheme Discount. UK and EU Scholarships and Bursaries The University offers a range of scholarships to help you with your studies. For more information, please visit the UK and EU Scholarships and Bursaries page. “I have grown more confident in my ability to undertake quality research because of the training I received at Hull. I feel a sense of accomplishment having finished my MSc, and I look forward to my PhD.” Samson Shittu, MSc in Electrical and Electronic Engineering What you'll study The programme allows students to follow design and manufacture or engineering analysis and design along with core theme of product development and engineering management. Core modules Statistical Methods and Reliability Engineering Project Management and Research Skills Sustainable Engineering Systems Individual Project Optional modules Engineering for Quality and Six Sigma Energy Technologies Advanced Materials and Processing Computational Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer Building Energy Systems Design and Practice Related courses MSc in Biomedical Engineering MSc in Chemical Engineering MSc in Electrical and Electronic Engineering MSc in Energy Engineering Engineering research degrees The city has a vibrant and growing industry, hosting major players in the aerospace, chemical, engineering design, pharmaceutical, transport, marine and energy industries. Study with professional and practising engineers – equipping you with the knowledge and skills for a successful career. We keep up-to-date with emerging technologies to ensure you'll receive expert teaching of the most advanced ideas and techniques. Our students benefit from strong, direct links with industry, providing you with opportunities to work on real-world engineering projects. Entry requirements Normally an Honours degree (typically 2.2 or above, or equivalent) in an engineering or related discipline, but less well-qualified applicants with relevant industrial experience may be considered. International students If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level. This course requires academic IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications acceptable by this University, please click here. If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses. Visit your country page to find out more about our entry requirements. Future prospects This MSc provides you with the skills, competencies and knowledge to be successful in the workplace or will prepare you to advance to specialist PhD study. There are many opportunities to work with local companies and organisations during the programme, enhancing your employability. You will develop knowledge, skills and confidence in advanced mechanical engineering topics, together with the transferable skills required by today’s engineering professionals and managers.