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Mechanical Engineering

Edinburgh Napier University

Venues

Merchiston Campus

Content

Study mechanical engineering at Edinburgh Napier University and gain the opportunity to enter an exciting and varied field of engineering, allowing you to design and develop machinery we use every day including vehicles, building, healthcare and even space technology.

The course focuses on learning engineering principles and practices, as well as computing skills and principles of design, relating to a wide range of mechanical engineering systems.

You'll also cover control and instrumentation systems, engineering applications, fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, and dynamics and statics. You will gain skills in a wide range of up-to-date industry standard design software and applications.

Entry Requirements

2023 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 Highers at BBBC including Maths and a science subject (excluding Biology) or technological subject plus National 5 English.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at BCCC including Maths and a science subject (excluding Biology) or technological subject plus National 5 English.

For entry to year 2 you must have 3 Advanced Highers at BBC including Maths and a science (excluding Biology) or technological subject plus National 5 English.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BEng Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

H300

Course Length

4 years

Department

Engineering

SCQF Level

10

Career Area

Engineering

Career Sectors

Aeronautical Engineering

Chemical and Materials Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Engineering General

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (including Fabrication and Welding)

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Offshore and Energy