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Mechanical Engineering (International) Year in Industry MEng (Hons)

Cardiff University

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( 4.2) 1368 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE U8A6
Mechanical engineers are essential to the workings of the modern world, combining imagination and technology to offer innovative solutions across society and industry. They work across all industrial sectors, developing and manufacturing well-designed products through efficient manufacturing processes.Choosing the MEng programme offers you a quicker, more direct route to Chartered Engineer status than the BEng. It allows you to use the last two years to expand and strengthen your knowledge in ... 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.
38th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
26th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
14th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
18th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Sandwich
5 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 - 88 = 12% 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
£28,000
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, May 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
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
95%
Physics
85%
Chemistry
35%
Further Mathematics
30%
Economics
11%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£10,500 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£21,950 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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Latest Mechanical Engineering (General) reviews

Mechanical Engineering (General)
SR
Student Reviewer
12 Oct 15

Mechanical Engineering (Year in Industry) BEng (Hons)

So far, so good! My experience is going well, lecturers try their best to aid you and with this the support offered by...

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How Mechanical Engineering (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 10 reviews

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3 star 30%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,368 reviews

5 star 35%
4 star 54%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

Cardiff University

30-36 Newport Road Cardiff
CF24 0DE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cardiff Queen Street  0.1 miles away

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