Mechanical Engineering (with an industrial placement year) MEng (Hons)

University of Sussex

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UCAS CODE H34F
About the courseThe Master of Engineering (MEng) degree lets you specialise your degree with a range of options and provides you with the educational requirements needed to become a Chartered Engineer. The placement year also gives you the chance to get real work experience for a year in industry, whilst still being supported by the department at Sussex.At Sussex, we undertake world-class research, which enriches your teaching. Our Dynamics, Control and Vehicle Research Group and the ... 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.
47th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
41st
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
29th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-23
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 - 94 = 6% 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
£26,000
UK Mechanical Engineering graduate salary
£27,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

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
97%
Physics
90%
Chemistry
28%
Further Mathematics
14%
Economics
12%

Tuition fees

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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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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£22,500 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£22,500 per year
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Latest Mechanical Engineering (General) reviews

Mechanical Engineering (General)
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Michal
11 Feb 22

Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons)

Great Location For a uni campus. Great...

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How Mechanical Engineering (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 13 reviews

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University of Sussex
CUG ranking
41st
Student rating
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( 4.0)
The University of Sussex is a word-leading research-intensive institution (REF, 2021) based near the popular seaside city of Brighton. A welcoming and creative place, Brighton is the perfect destination to live and study. With more than 500 undergraduate and postgraduate courses, students at the University of Sussex have plenty of choice when choosing a degree. The university works hard to stimulate, excite and challenge students, reflected by their research, campus, culture and courses. At Sussex, the teaching faculty boasts three Nobel prize winners, 12 Fellows of the British Academy and a winner of the highly acclaimed Crafoord Prize. Sustainability is a priority at Sussex, with a goal of reaching net zero carbon emissions by 2035.

Where you'll study

University of Sussex

Sussex House Undergraduate Admissions Falmer Brighton
Brighton & Hove
BN1 9RH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Moulsecoomb  1.1 miles away

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