Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons)

De Montfort University

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( 3.9) 925 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE H301
Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons) provides you with the skills and abilities to become a professional engineer; you will study the design, development, installation, operation and maintenance of just about anything that has movable parts. This could be from massive structures like oil platforms, to large jet engines, and single valves. You will also gain a number of analytical skills, ensuring that you leave with the confidence to face challenging engineering situations in modern industry. ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
84th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
67th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
43rd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Mechanical Engineering

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 91 = 9% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Mechanical Engineering graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Mechanical Engineering graduate salary
£27,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, December 2019

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Mechanical Engineering

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
86%
Physics
65%
Chemistry
25%
Biology
14%
Product Design
9%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£14,250 per year
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Latest Mechanical Engineering (General) reviews

Mechanical Engineering (General)
SR
Student Reviewer
29 Nov 16

Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons)

The beginning of the term, I was late but the staff was really helpful so it was a good...

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How Mechanical Engineering (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 11 reviews

5 star 19%
4 star 54%
3 star 27%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 925 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 52%
3 star 19%
2 star 2%
1 star 2%

Where you'll study

De Montfort University

The Gateway Leicester
Leicestershire
LE1 9BH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leicester  0.4 miles away

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