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Computer-Aided Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons)

Glasgow Caledonian University

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( 4.1) 1462 reviews


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UCAS CODE H131
If you have an interest in how things work, you could find a rewarding and fulfilling career in mechanical engineering. Computer-aided mechanical engineering is a blend of mechanical engineering, computer aided engineering and systems design engineering. A form of ‘virtual engineering’, it allows engineers to test new products or systems without having to build expensive prototypes. The engineer can design a product or system and use computers to simulate real stresses that may result from ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
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88th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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77th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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25th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2020
63rd

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
4 Years

Engineering (Non-Specific)

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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Average salary
Average salary
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Engineering (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£24,000
UK Engineering (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£24,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2020

Entry requirements
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Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
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Latest Computer Aided Engineering reviews

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Graeme
20 Dec 19
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Cameron
19 Feb 19

Computer Aided Mechanical Engineering MEng

University experience so far has been pretty great, a lot of oppertunity to meet new people and learn from good tutors,...

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Student rating ( 4.1) 1,462 reviews

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Where you'll study

Glasgow Caledonian University

Cowcaddens Road Glasgow
Glasgow, City Of
G4 0BA United Kingdom Nearest train station: Glasgow Queen Street  0.1 miles away

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