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Mechanical Engineering

City of Glasgow College

Venues

Riverside Campus, City Campus

Content

This course allows you to study mechanical engineering to a professional standard. On completion of this course you will typically go to university, or move into industry as supervisors or technicians.

During your studies you'll have the use of the college’s extensive engineering equipment, which includes a fully functioning mechanical workshop and computer labs running CAD design software, hydraulic pneumatic software and labs.

Some of the subjects you’ll study in second year are: Applied Industrial Plant Maintenance; Plant Systems; Heat Transfer and Fluid Mechanics; Strength of Materials Advanced; Practical Engineering Workshop Skills.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers including Maths and preferably Engineering Science or Physics; or NC Mechanical Engineering; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Personal interview.

Progression Routes

Year 3 of BEng Renewable Energy Degree at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Start Date

August

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years

Department

Engineering, Energy and Gas

SCQF Level

8

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