BRUNEL UNIVERSITY LONDON

Mechanical Engineering

MEng  |  Placement Year:   Yes

The mainstream Mechanical Engineering course at Brunel covers all the fundamental elements of mechanical engineering and design, and provides a background in related fields such as computing, electronics, electrical engineering, control, energy and environment. To give you greater commercial insight and awareness, you will also study elements of management, ethics, finance and law.

The final year of the MEng is about broadening and deepening your knowledge and understanding of the discipline, to better meet the leadership needs of industry.

Programme description

The mainstream Mechanical Engineering course at Brunel covers all the fundamental elements of mechanical engineering and design, and provides a background in related fields such as computing, electronics, electrical engineering, control, energy and environment. To give you greater commercial insight and awareness, you will also study elements of management, ethics, finance and law.

The final year of the MEng is about broadening and deepening your knowledge and understanding of the discipline, to better meet the leadership needs of industry.

Key Modules

The range of industries in which our graduates choose to work is vast, and includes aviation and avionics; automotive design and manufacture; building services engineering; electronics; gas and water supply; North Sea oil production; mining and mineral processing; nuclear power; work for the water authorities; TV production; accountancy; banking; insurance; patent engineering; financial consultancy; the police; the armed forces; the railways; and the National Health Service.

Recent graduates have gone on to work for prestigious companies such as:

  • Alstom
  • BP
  • Centrica
  • Delphi
  • Ford
  • GKN
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Qinetiq
  • the Ministry of Defence.
Module & Subject

Typical Modules

Level 1

  • Fundamentals of Solid Body Mechanics
  • Fundamentals of Thermofluids
  • Analytical Methods and Skills
  • Engineering Materials, Manufacturing and Electrical Machines
  • Introduction to Engineering Design
  • Mechanical Laboratories, Technical Drawing and Workshop Experience.

Level 2

  • Solid Body Mechanics
  • Thermofluids
  • Computing, Analytical Methods, Control and Instrumentation
  • Professional Engineering Applications and Practice
  • Design and Analysis of Mechanical Systems and Components.

Level 3

  • Major Individual Project
  • Sustainability, Mechatronics and IC Engines
  • FEA, CFD and Numerical Modelling
  • Professional Engineering Practice.

Level 5

  • Major Group Project
  • Strategic Management, Innovation and Enterprise
  • Advanced Computer Engineering
  • Advanced Modelling and Design
  • Advanced Thermofluids
  • Advanced Solid Body Mechanics.

 

 

Entry Requirements
  • GPA 5.0 or 80%

    80% is required in any specific subjects that are stated in GCE A-level entry requirements above.

    • IELTS: 6 (min 5.5 in all areas)
    • Pearson: 51 (51 in all subscores)
    • BrunELT: 60% (min 55% in all areas)
Foundation Campus
No Foundation
Course Option
Course Duration: 5 year
Course Fee:  18000.00
Course Level:  POSTGRADUATE
Application Deadline 
International Student:   (15,July)
Location
Country:  UNITED KINGDOM
Campus Location:  Brunel University London, Kingston Lane Uxbridge, Middlesex UB8 3PH
Intake Deadline
SEPTEMBER