Mechanical Engineering

Glasgow Clyde College


Anniesland Campus


If you’re considering a career in engineering, and in particular Mechanical Engineering, then this HND Mechanical Engineering course can help you on your way. If you enjoy problem solving and are solution focused, wanting to know how things work, then you can become a great engineer.

The course will teach you, amongst other things, strength of materials (advanced), heat transfer and fluid mechanics, plant systems and applied industrial plant maintenance.

You will study:
Engineering practical skills; Plant systems; Heat transfer and fluid mechanics; Strength of materials; Design for manufacture; Engineering measurement; Engineering mathematics 3; Mechanical engineering Graded Unit 2 – Project based.

Entry Requirements

Higher Maths or Physics or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.

Progression Routes

2nd or 3rd year of a relevant degree.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years


Mechanical Engineering

SCQF Level


Career Area


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