Advanced Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of Leeds
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Rank: 3 (UKEAS)
Location: University of Leeds
Study mode full-time
Start Date: 2021/09/01
Duration: 12 months
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The University of Leeds evaluation:
13.7 : 1
Mechanical engineering evaluation:
University of Leeds has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
This course offers a broad range of advanced subjects to develop your knowledge across the mechanical engineering disciplines. If you're a graduate engineer who wishes to pursue a career in industry using advanced engineering techniques, or want to gain in-depth knowledge for a career in research or academia, this course will help you do that.We emphasise the application of computational methods and packages in mechanical engineering analysis, design and manufacture to solve complex engineering problems. You'll choose from a wide variety of modules that allow you to tailor your studies to suit your own interests or career ambitions.You'll be taught in world-class facilities by researchers who are making breakthroughs in their fields. It's an excellent opportunity to gain a wide range of knowledge and skills that will prepare you for an exciting and challenging career.
A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in a related engineering discipline. Successful applicants will have strong grades in relevant modules including advanced mathematics, fluid mechanics, strength of materials and dynamics. We may ask for further detailed module information if these are not clear on your transcript. Some optional modules will also require studies covering thermodynamics but this is not essential to gain entry onto the course. All applicants will need to have GCSE English Language at grade C or above, or an appropriate English language qualification. We accept a range of international equivalent qualifications. For more information please contact the Admissions Team.
IELTS: 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any component)
Notice: This score might not be totally accurate. It is the default IELTS grade for The University of Leeds, Mechanical engineering .
About this university
There are various resources on offer for international students attending the University of Leeds to assist them during their studies and outside them. These start with legal matters such as visas and immigration paperwork as well as financial advice. There are also support services to help integrate with the larger community and information about what is needed when arriving to study. Most of this is available through the International Student Office who can also offer assistance for students bringing their families with them or who are seeking work between their studies. There are also special events such as the weekly Global CafÃ© and the annual World Unite Festival. The Leeds University Union is a member of the National Union of Students and is available to support students during their time at Leeds as well as organising societies and volunteer opportunities. It operates the University Refectory in the main campus, which, on a night, is transformed to a 2000 person venue for live events with big names such as The Who and Bob Marley having performed there. There are also two bars and a cafÃ© operated by the union and three nightclubs. Student societies number around 250 and include a newspaper, TV station and radio station run by students along with a large number of sports, with these having a particularly highly reputation. There are also a number of intramural recreational sports and fitness classes available. Performing arts groups range from dance to performance and many others while there are faith and cultural groups for those with articular interests as well as political groups involved in various matters both nationally and internationally.