University of Huddersfield

Mechanical Engineering Design MSc

This course has been designed to enhance your career opportunities as an engineering designer and aims to advance you to positions in design management.

It offers a balanced suite of modules that will explore technical deepening, technical broadening and management. In addition, you will undertake a substantial project that will provide you with a good basis and a framework for your future career development.

Our advanced technical modules cover areas such as Advanced Static Analysis, Advanced Dynamic Analysis and Aerodynamics and Air Management to ensure you gain a deeper understanding of these subjects.You will be equipped to undertake non-linear solid, complex dynamic and advanced computational fluid analysis.

Further non-technical modules such as Project Management and New Product Development will equip you to progress to management roles soon after graduation.The project will allow you to develop your technical knowledge at the same time as utilizing your project management skills.

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

  • An Honours degree (2:2 or above) in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Engineering Systems or a closely related science subject area or an equivalent professional qualification.

You are also encouraged to apply if you have other qualifications and/or experience and can demonstrate that you are equipped with knowledge and skills equivalent to Honours degree level.

If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable

Career Prospects

Previous graduates from courses in this subject area have gone on to work in a variety of roles such as mechanical design engineering, engine air specialist – technical specialist and line trial engineer in organisations including PTG – Holroyd Ltd, including Atkins Ltd, Cummins Turbo Technologies Ltd and Optimas Solutions

Course Details

Professional Development and Research Methods
Advanced CAD
Advanced Static Analysis
Advanced Dynamic Analysis
New Product Development
Individual Project
Modern Vehicle Systems
Advanced Thermofluids
Project and Finance Management

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