Master in Advanced Mechanical Engineering - Máster en Ingeniería Mecánica Avanzada
The technical focus of this degree is on technical breadth and flexibility of choice. You will study subjects from a broad range of engineering disciplines in combination with a rigorous introduction to those management theories, models, frameworks and techniques that are likely to be important to a professional engineer.
The Department of Engineering offers modules in mechanical, electrical, electronic, software, and communications engineering, meaning that you can study new areas of interest while deepening your knowledge of others. Since industry increasingly uses multidisciplinary teams, an understanding of a variety of engineering subjects may form a key part of career development.
The combination of advanced technical engineering skills and knowledge of management theory and practice will give you the knowledge and skills required to secure leadership roles in global engineering industries.
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2:1 degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject.
English Language Requirements: IELTS 6.5 or equivalent. If your first language is not English, you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability. If you do not yet meet our requirements, our English Language Teaching Unit (ELTU) offers a range of courses to help you to improve your English to the necessary standard.
MATLAB and CAD
Accounting for Managers
The Business Environment
Management in a Global Context
Plus your Dissertation
Choose two option modules from:
Advanced Fluid Dynamics
Advanced Solid Mechanics
Electrical Machines and Drives
High-Reliability Embedded Systems
Modelling and Classification of Data
Understanding Surfaces in Engineering
Plus two option modules from:
Advanced Materials Modelling
Computational Fluid Dynamics
Design of Discrete Systems
Dynamics of Mechanical Systems
Electronically Controlled Motor Drives
Real-Time Signal Processing
Industry placement (optional)
You may, if you wish, choose to study for an MSc in Advanced Engineering with Management and Industry, which includes the opportunity to apply for a range of industry placements arranged by the Department. Your placement, of between three and nine months, will be undertaken after the taught part of the course, allowing you to acquire industrial experience and develop an appreciation of how the new skills you have acquired relate to problems in industry.