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Manufacturing Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering MEng
Manufacturing Engineering MEng

Manufacturing Engineering MEng

  • ID:US440064
  • Level:Master's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

English Requirements

  • ​IELTS with an overall score of 6.0 and at least 5.5 in each component 
  • PTE 56 with no less than 51 in each skill.

Course Information

Throughout this course, you will cover a range of topics at the cutting-edge of the discipline using the latest digital tools. Modules will cover core aspects of manufacturing engineering along with their application in design and manufacturing.

You will develop research skills and learn how to apply these to real and current engineering problems.

This is a four year integrated masters course; you will graduate as a Master of Engineering.

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Year 1 (national level 4):

  • Engineering Mathematics (20 credits)
  • Design, Drawing and Practical Skills (20 credits)
  • Manufacturing and Materials (20 credits)
  • Applied Mechanics (20 credits)
  • Energy Conversion (20 credits)
  • Electronic and Electrical Principles (20 credits)

Year 2 (national level 5):

  • Automation for Manufacturing (20 credits)
  • Manufacturing Processes (20 credits)
  • Design Methods and Applications (20 credits)
  • Electrical Power Systems and Machines (20 credits)
  • Electronics (20 credits)
  • Computer Aided Engineering (20 credits)

Work placement (optional)

Year 3 (national level 6):

  • Project (40 credits)
  • Manufacturing Systems Design (20 credits)
  • Professional Management Techniques (20 credits)
  • Operations Management (20 credits)
  • Advanced Maintenance Practices (20 credits)

Year 4 (national level 7):

  • Research in Practice (30 credits)
  • Product Oriented Manufacturing (30 credits)
  • Automation and Mechatronics (30 credits)
  • Group Project (30 credits)
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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Graduates from this course can go on to jobs in the automotive, materials, food, chemical and pharmaceutical industries, among many others. More generally, you will be equipped to take up a wide range of roles throughout the engineering and manufacturing sectors.

There is considerable demand among employers for engineering graduates with the right mix of skills and experience.

Sunderland has a good reputation with employers. Our recent graduates have gone on to work for companies such as McLaren Automotive, General Motors, Jaguar, Perkins Engines and Parametrics Technology. Other graduates conduct research within major automotive manufacturers such as Ford, Vauxhall and Nissan.

  • 93.4% of our graduates are in employment, further study or training within six months of graduating, according to DLHE 2016/17 (based on full-time, first degree, home leavers)
  • World-leading' research in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, according to the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF)
  • Past Engineering students have secured paid placements with Jaguar, Nissan, GlaxoSmithKline, Assystem, Cummins Engines, Delphi Powertrain Systems and Tata Steel

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Overseas Student Health Cover

Insurance-Single: 300 GBP/year

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