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Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons)

University of Kent

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( 3.9) View reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE H310
**If you want to work at the cutting-edge of mechanical engineering, so that you are able to turn ideas into real systems, then this course is for you.**At Kent, you’ll get to study all aspects of mechanical engineering, from 3D design to advanced manufacturing, control and mechatronic to advanced robotics and fluid dynamics to thermodynamic and heat transfer, so that you are able to develop sustainable and innovative solutions and apply them to real-world challenges. **Why study Mechanical ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
71st / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
47th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
70th

Start date and duration

Start date
16-SEP-23
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 - 77 = 23% 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
£27,000
UK Mechanical Engineering graduate salary
£27,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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Latest Mechanical Engineering (General) reviews

Mechanical Engineering (General)
J
James
25 Mar 22

Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons)

I really like the campus feel. It makes you keep focused at uni work but allows for places to relax and escape....
S
Sky
22 Jan 20

Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons)

I have made a number of new friends and learnt alot of new things. The course im doing is complicated but very...

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How Mechanical Engineering (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 2 reviews

5 star 50%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,515 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 50%
3 star 23%
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University of Kent
CUG ranking
47th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
With two campuses in Canterbury and Medway, and postgraduate centres in Brussels, Paris, there are many opportunities to study, work and travel across Europe and many of their courses offer the dual UK and European qualifications. The university’s reputation for research excellence is confirmed by its success in the most recent Research Excellence Framework: Kent is ranked in the top 20 for research intensity based on REF results, outperforming 11 of the 24 Russell Group universities. Our academics produce world-leading research and lead the way in many fields of study and 97% of our research is of international quality. We offer a wide range of courses that span the sciences, social sciences, arts and humanities. Whatever your subject and wherever you are located you can benefit from a huge range of academic and personal support services to help you excel.

Where you'll study

University of Kent

Recruitment and Admissions Office, The Registry, Darwin Road Canterbury
Kent
CT2 7NZ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Canterbury West  0.6 miles away

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