University of Bath

Mechanical Engineering with Manufacturing and Management MEng (Hons) – 4 years

University of Bath
In Bath

£9,250
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Important information

Typology Master
Location Bath
Duration 4 Years
Start September 2020
  • Master
  • Bath
  • Duration:
    4 Years
  • Start:
    September 2020
Description

Our course develops your understanding of the sciences and disciplines relating to manufacturing. You’ll study engineering, manufacturing and management to understand their role in production processes.

We draw on our links with industry to build your knowledge of the integrated systems, processes and technologies used in advanced manufacturing. Learning about the latest engineering developments will inspire you to explore ways to produce high quality products at a low cost.

Your first two years give you a grounding in core mechanical engineering principles. You'll combine this with physical science, mathematics and computing to analyse engineering systems.

Translating ideas into practice is an important skill for an engineer. At Bath, you'll have opportunities to practically apply what you’ve learnt through project work. Group and individual projects encourage you to take imaginative approaches to solve complex engineering problems. You could explore new business or engineering technologies in areas such as sports and leisure equipment, medical devices, or data management.

In the last two years of your course, you'll study specialist units including project management, business processes, costing and managing human resources. When you graduate, you'll understand how to design, operate and control manufacturing systems.

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Where and when

Location

Starts

Bath (Somerset)
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University Of Bath, BA2 7AY

Starts

Sep-2020Now taking bookings

To take into account

· What are the objectives of this course?

Learn how engineering, manufacturing and management work together in industry. Gain expertise in product creation processes from design to end manufacture.

· Who is it intended for?

Our graduates have many skills that make them attractive to prospective employers, including teamwork, problem solving, creativity and numeracy. They hold specialist and managerial roles in high technology industries in engineering and manufacturing. Many of our graduates continue their studies with us or at other universities to pursue academic and research careers.

· Requirements

You will need a strong performance in both Mathematics and Physics or Engineering as part of your entry qualifications. If you are taking qualifications including a mixture of subjects (such as A levels) we prefer either a relevant subject (such as Further Mathematics or Design and Technology) or a traditional subject (such as History). GCSE English grade C or 4 (or equivalent from English language category C).

· Qualification

Accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), licensed by the Engineering Council, to fully meet the academic requirements for a Chartered Engineer (CEng). Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) under licence from the UK regulator, the Engineering Council, to fulfil the educational requirements for a Chartered Engineer (CEng).

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What you'll learn on the course

Communications
systems
Communication Training
Engineering
Design
Radio
Technology
Networks
GCSE Mathematics
Electrical
Mathematics

Course programme

Year 1
  • Experimentation, engineering skills and applied engineering
  • Thermodynamics
  • Solid mechanics 1
  • Design materials and manufacturing 1
  • Mathematics 1
  • Fluid mechanics
  • Solid mechanics 2
  • Design materials and manufacturing 2
  • Instrumentation, electronics and electrical drives
  • Mathematics 2
Year 2
  • Systems and control
  • Modelling techniques 1
  • Solid mechanics 3
  • Design 3
  • Fluid dynamics with historical perspective
  • Thermal power and heat transfer
  • Modelling techniques 2
  • Solid mechanics 4
  • Design 4
  • Manufacturing operations and technology
Year 3
  • Computer integrated manufacturing
  • Business processes
  • Costing for engineering design and manufacture
  • Advanced manufacturing technology
  • Project management
  • Group business and design project 1
  • Group business and design project 2
Year 4
  • Engineering project
  • Modelling and analysis of manufacturing systems
  • Plus optional units
Optional course units

You'll be able to choose from a number of optional units in year 4. Here are some examples of the units currently being studied by our students.

  • Medical engineering
  • Energy and the environment
  • Materials selection in engineering design
  • Digital business innovation
  • Robotics engineering
  • Managing human resources
Learning and assessment

Learning
  • Laboratory sessions
  • Lectures
  • Online resources
  • Practical sessions
  • Seminars
  • Tutorials
  • Workshops
Assessment
  • Coursework
  • Dissertation
  • Essay
  • Multiple choice examination
  • Oral assessment
  • Practical work
  • Seminar
  • Written examination

Additional information

Overseas students Fee - 

Tuition fee for the academic year 2020/21 - £22,300

UK/EU application deadline - 15 January 2020

Overseas deadline - 15 January 2020

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