251–300 th
World University Rankings 2020
=41 st
Young University Rankings 2016
=43 rd
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Claverton Down, Bath, Somerset, BA2 7AY, United Kingdom

Mechanical Engineering (with Placement) - University of Bath

Combine numeracy with detailed subject knowledge and initiative to solve complex engineering problems that improve the world we live in. Our course teaches you how to use physical science, mathematics and computing to analyse engineering systems. You'll combine this with study in design and manufacturing processes to understand how modern industry works. Your first two years give you a detailed understanding of the core mechanical engineering principles. You’ll learn how to incorporate design into the science, manufacturing and management elements of engineering. You can apply this knowledge to analyse, build and test a product from scratch. At Bath, practical project work is central to your study experience. Group and individual projects are a chance for you to put theory into practice and gain experience in engineering enterprise management. You can join one of our teams to compete in international competitions such as Formula Student or the Isle of Man TT Zero. A wide selection of optional units lets you choose where you want to specialise in your final year. These include aerospace, automotive, design, manufacturing, environmental or medical engineering.The wide-ranging engineering curriculum develops your professional skills to pursue a career in a host of industries. Studying an MEng gives you an in-depth study experience through advanced taught units and project work, and it fulfils the educational requirements you need to become a Chartered Engineer. You have the flexibility to transfer to any of our five mechanical engineering courses up until the end of your second year. This empowers you to take your degree in a direction that best suits your ambitions. Professional recognition/ accreditation This course is accredited by the Engineering Council and the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE).

  • Qualification
    Master of Engineering (with Honours) - MEng (Hon)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    5 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,BathUnited Kingdom