Mechanical Engineering

Glasgow Clyde College


Anniesland Campus


HND Mechanical Engineering serves as a crucial gateway for anyone who aspires to pursue a career in mechanical engineering. Geared towards those with a keen interest in problem-solving, a solution-focused mindset, and a curiosity about how things work, this course provides the foundational knowledge and skills needed to excel in the field.

The HND Mechanical Engineering course is designed to address the growing demand for skilled engineers, especially in the context of Industry 4.0. With engineering jobs experiencing high demand, the course caters to the evolving needs of the industry and is designed to provide the skills and knowledge required to work in the rapidly advancing mechanical engineering sector.

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