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Advanced Mechanical Engineering with Management MSc, PGDip

University of Leicester

Key Information

Course duration: 2 years

Mode of study: Part time

Qualification: MSc - Master of Science

Subject Ranking

Business & Management Studies

  • Research Quality
    Research Quality

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    2.66 / 4.00
  • Research Intensity
    Research Intensity

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    0.84 / 1.00

Mechanical Engineering

  • Research Quality
    Research Quality

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    2.99 / 4.00
  • Research Intensity
    Research Intensity

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    0.94 / 1.00

Rankings are for reference only as they apply to undergraduate subjects

Fees

Home students: £8,935 per course
EU students: £8,935 per course
Overseas students: £19,705 per course

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The Course

Summary

The technical focus of this degree is state-of-the-art methodologies and techniques relevant to design of mechanical systems and components, with a particular focus on the development of investigative, modelling and computational strategies. The course covers fluid dynamics, solid structures, advanced and conventional materials and control systems in combination with a rigorous introduction to those management theories, models, frameworks and techniques that are likely to be important to a professional engineer.

Teaching methods include lectures and seminars supported by practical and lab work. Assessment is a mix of open and closed exams and continuous assessment. Your dissertation will be assessed separately.

You have the option of choosing to study this course ‘with industry’ in which a paid industrial placement forms part of your course, including your overall assessment through reflective learning. Whether or not you opt for the ‘with industry’ variant of the course, it is designed to give you the tools to work towards a career in a wide variety of fields in the engineering and technical industries. You will also achieve PGDip award in this course.

University of Leicester

University League Table Ranking: 34th

The University of Leicester is a leading university committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. A research-intensive university, academic staff are breaking new ground and setting new directions aimed at making the UK and the world a better...

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Postal Address

Engineering
University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester
LE1 7RH
ENGLAND

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