Mechanical Engineering at Swansea is ranked 9th in the UK for Research Quality according to The Times University Guide 2017, and is recognised as one of the top 200 departments in the world (QS World Subject Rankings and Shanghai Global Rankings). Mechanical engineers are found in every aspect of the engineering industry. They are innovative professionals, transforming ideas into inventions. Mechanical Engineering is a key discipline in today’s highly technological society, and mechanical engineers are involved in the design and manufacture of almost everything you see or touch. This degree will train you for a rewarding career in a wide range of engineering sectors and develop the key skills required to become a professional engineer. You will gain the ability to use analytical skills and tools to formulate and solve problems relevant to the application of engineering to industry. The degree will also provide a foundation for you to aim for the prized Chartered Engineer status. Our state-of-the-art facilities include: a dynamics mechanics laboratory; fluids laboratory; jet cat (engine test room. Mechanical Engineering degrees at Swansea University are accredited by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers and the Institution of Engineering Designers.