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Mechanical Engineering (Jan 2021 start only) BEng

Swansea University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Engineering - BEng

  • Location

    Bay Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    JAN

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

COURSE OVERVIEW

Mechanical engineers transform pioneering ideas into ground-breaking inventions. The discipline helps to invent, design and manufacture many of the machines we use on a daily basis.

Our Mechanical Engineering degree prepares you for a rewarding career in a range of engineering sectors.

As you progress, your developing analytical abilities will combine with hands-on experience of advanced equipment, establishing skills which are vital to securing employment in the wider industry.

WHY MECHANICAL ENGINEERING AT SWANSEA?

Engineering at Swansea University has a strong reputation and attracts students from across the world.

  • Mechanical Engineering at Swansea is 6th for Graduate Prospects and 8th for Student Satisfaction by The Complete University Guide 2021.
  • Within six months of graduating, 100% of Mechanical Engineering graduates are employed or in further study (16/17 Graduate DLHE)
  • Mechanical Engineering at Swansea ranks Top 100 in The Academic Ranking of World Universities (Shanghai) Subject Rankings 2020, and Top 250 in the QS World University Rankings 2020.

YOUR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING EXPERIENCE

You will work closely with our state-of-the-art facilities throughout your time in Swansea.

These include a dynamics mechanics laboratory, a fluids laboratory and our JetCat P120 engine test room. We also have cutting edge units for digital manufacturing and robotics.

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Mechanical Engineering graduates are set on course for a range of stimulating career opportunities. Your future could lie in any of the following roles:

  • Automotive Engineer
  • Mining Engineer
  • Design Engineer
  • Workshop Technician
  • Reliability Engineer
  • Mechatronics Engineer

Our graduates go on to have interesting and varied careers at companies such as, Tata Steel, Rolls-Royce, Jaguar Land Rover, BP, GE Aviation, Ford and Babcock International Group.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 19,050per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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A level : ABB - AAB

AAB-ABB at A level (including Mathematics). Other recommended subjects include: Physics; Further Mathematics; Chemistry; Design Technology; IT/Computing and Biology.

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University information

Swansea University

  • University League Table

    32nd

  • Campus address

    Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, Swansea, SA2 8PP, Wales

Swansea University, established in 1920 is renowned for its research reputation, teaching excellence and its unique seafront location.
Swansea is an international university with students from over 130 countries and a strong international academic community.
The university has a friendly campus community, offering specialist support for international students.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    17th out of 72 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 241
    135 61%

    33rd

    6
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    90 90%

    6th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.18 84%

    8th

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