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Computer Aided Mechanical Engineering Pathway

Glasgow Caledonian University

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GCU Pathways students enrol at Glasgow Caledonian University on the MEng (Hons) Computer Aided Mechanical Engineering. Over the first two years, you will study HND Mechanical Engineering at the City of Glasgow College in preparation for transfer to the MEng (Hons) Computer Aided Mechanical Engineering programme in Year 3.

Years 1 and 2
Spend Year 1 and 2 studying HND Mechanical Engineering at the City of Glasgow College developing your key mechanical engineering skills.

Year 3
Computer Aided Engineering, Energy Conversion Technologies, Manufacture & Materials, Engineering Design & Analysis, Integrated Engineering Studies and Engineering Operations Management.

Year 4
Honours Project, Finite Element Analysis, Engineering Design & Analysis, Simulation for Manufacturing, Renewable Energy Equipment Design, Computer-Aided Design.

Year 5 (MEng)
MEng Team Project, Strategy & Innovation, Applied Thermofluids & CFD, Manufacturing Management, Advanced Computer-Aided Engineering.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements:
2 Highers at BB including Maths or a science subject. Scottish domiciled applicants only.

Progression Routes

Due to the range of subjects studied you are able to follow a career within the extensive Mechanical Engineering fields of Design CAD/CAM, Manufacturing and Control Engineering, thus preparing you for the exciting world of design, analysis and manufacturing, allowing involvement in the areas of high technology consumer and industrial products such as robotics.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

MEng

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

H132

Course Length

5 years

Faculty

School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment

Department

Mechanical Engineering

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.gcu.ac.uk

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