Mechanical Engineering MEng

University of Sunderland

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( 4.2) 1859 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE H3W3
This course covers core aspects of mechanical engineering along with their application in design and manufacturing. You will learn to apply research skills that use the latest technologies to real and current engineering problems.You are encouraged to undertake a year-long placement between the second and third years, although it is not compulsory. Past students have secured paid placements with companies such as Jaguar, Nissan, GlaxoSmithKline, Assystem, Cummins Engines, Delphi Powertrain... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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16th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
99th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
49th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
4 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 - 93 = 7% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
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Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Mechanical Engineering graduate salary at this uni
£23,000
UK Mechanical Engineering graduate salary
£25,000

Entry requirements
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A level
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Latest Mechanical Engineering (General) reviews

Mechanical Engineering (General)
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Narhan
07 Nov 18

Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons)

I'm happy to be at uni, except for the costs, doesn't seem like a cost efficient education. Still worthy of creating...
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Michal
07 Nov 18

Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons)

I really enjoyed studying engineering in Sunderland thanks to the many efforts made by both the academic staff as well...

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How Mechanical Engineering (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 19 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 47%
3 star 26%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,859 reviews

5 star 46%
4 star 37%
3 star 13%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
University of Sunderland
CompUniGuide ranking
99th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
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The University of Sunderland has 20,000 students at its four campuses worldwide, two in Sunderland on the north east coast, one in London and its newest campus in Hong Kong. The London base is just outside Canary Wharf and offers a wealth of courses from business, management and finance to tourism, nursing and health. Learn more about the University of Sunderland in London. The University’s newest campus is in the central district of Hong Kong, delivering business and tourism courses in heart of one of the world’s most exciting cities. The University’s global partnerships, world-leading research, knowledge transfer partnerships with businesses and collaborations with private and public regional leaders are focused on its key areas of strength: sciences, advanced manufacturing, software, enterprise and innovation and creative industries.

Where you'll study

University of Sunderland

St Peter's
Sunderland
SR6 0DD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Seaham  3.2 miles away

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