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Mechanical Engineering Certificate in Professional Studies

Manchester Metropolitan University

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  • Qualification

    Certificate in Professional Studies

  • Location

    Manchester Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    8 months

Course summary


Our Engineering Pre-Masters courses are an effective way to kick-start your studies in the UK. Aimed at International students who do not directly meet the entry requirements for our Masters courses in Engineering or Project Management, this Pre-Masters course can prepare you for success in your postgraduate studies. In addition to the course-specific knowledge you will acquire, the Pre-Masters will improve your study skills, and provide you with advanced-level English language training.


This course aims to develop confident, well-rounded students that meet the entry requirements to progress into postgraduate study in Mechanical Engineering. Teaching includes problem-based learning, project development and a focus on case studies.

You will be taught by a combination of interactive lectures, seminars and group discussions, as well as practical laboratory sessions and self-directed is course is 100% coursework-based, with no formal exams.

The English-language teaching and study skills forms a key part of this programme; as well as first-class teaching, learning alongside native speakers will help to develop your linguistic abilities and confidence. Lessons will focus on academic writing, research skills, speaking and presentation.


Successful completion of the Pre-Masters course will allow for progression onto the following postgraduate degrees:

MSc Mechanical Smart Systems Engineering
MSc Project Management (Mechanical Engineering)

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 8,000per year

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

University information

Manchester Metropolitan University

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  • Campus address

    Manchester Metropolitan University, All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester, Manchester, M15 6BH, England

The university welcomes a diverse international student population of over 3,000 students from more than 130 countries around the world.
Each year a range of welcome events are organised to help new students settle into university, explore the city and prepare for academic studies.
English courses can help to build language confidence and knowledge of UK culture. Students can study at the university's British Council accredited centre.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    56th out of 72 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 241
    123 55%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    74 74%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.76 75%



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