University of Greenwich
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering MSc
University of Greenwich

Course modalities offered

Key Course Facts

Course Description

Extend your technical knowledge while pursuing your own interests and experience with this project-led Master’s in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering.

This MSc Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering course allows you to tailor the course to your own needs. Gain the knowledge you need for careers in the mechanical and manufacturing engineering fields, as well as critical insight of management issues and extensive knowledge of industrial applications.

You'll also be able to pursue specialist interests through the project element of the course. Many of the projects undertaken by our students reflect the key research interests of the department, such as manufacturing, bulk materials handling and instrumentation. However, projects are also derived from our links with industry or from students' own interests or experiences.

What you should know about this course

  • This course is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology as satisfying the further learning requirements for chartered engineer (CEng) registration. Individuals must hold a CEng-accredited honours degree as well as the accredited MSc for full exemption to CEng status.

Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

Student Reviews

Below you can see course specific reviews for 11 graduates of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering MSc at University of Greenwich for each of the survey questions in comparison to the average for all UK degree courses in Manufacturing Engineering.

Overall student satisfaction
72 /100
11 total respondents

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the <a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="https://www.officeforstudents.org.uk/advice-and-guidance/student-information-and-data/national-student-survey-nss">Office for Students</a>

Salary

Salary of Graduates of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering MSc at University of Greenwich

Important: Salary data below is not course specific, but contains data of all students of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering MSc at the university. Due to data collection methodology, salary data is mainly based on data related to undergraduate students.

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £25000 £26500 £32500
25-75 percentile range £23000 - £30000 £19500 - £32000 £23500 - £39500


Salary of all UK Graduates of Manufacturing Engineering

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £28763 £31439 £36396
25-75 percentile range £25332 - £31776 £25347 - £38308 £28616 - £44464

Jobs & Career Perspectives

15 months after graduation, graduates of this course were asked about what they do and, if they are working, about their current job and their perspectives.

Current jobs

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Required skill level of job after 15 months

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of this course (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering MSc at University of Greenwich

75% Engineering professionals
10% Skilled trades occupations
10% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
10% Elementary occupations

Grading & Study Time

Assessment Methods

Study Time Distribution



Students will be assessed through a variety of methods, such as: Classroom presentations, discussions and case-studies Critical reviews, looking at new areas of research Examinations.

Grading Distribution

Students of the course received the following grades

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for this course

Requirements for international students / English requirements

IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)

    • 6.5
    • Graduate Degrees
    • 6.0
    • Undergraduate Degrees

The University of Greenwich accepts a broad range of international qualifications for admission to our courses
Do you not fulfill the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements?
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still be able to join Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, MSc.

Applicants should have: An appropriate accredited degree (2.2 or above) in mechanical or manufacturing engineering or communications engineering/technology, or equivalent qualification. Students without a first degree but with professional and vocational experience (e.g. incorporated engineer or chartered engineer status) may be considered if they demonstrate the potential to succeed on the course. For more information, contact [email protected] or 020 8331 9000.

Visa Requirements for International Students

Visa requirement

All international students (including citizens from EU countries) intending to study this or any other academic programme for more than 6 months in the UK require a Student Visa.

International students younger than 18 years require a special Child Student Visa. Exceptions from this general rule may apply to holders of other UK work visas, British National Overseas visa, family member visa and recognised refugees or asylum seekers.

Permission to work while studying

University of Greenwich is listed by the UK government as an institution licensed to sponsor migrant students.

Student visa holders from licensed institutions are entitled to work during their full-time bachelor's, master's or Phd studies for
- 20h/week during the term
- Full-time outside term time (e.g. vacations, work placements, once course ended)

After completion of a bachelor's or master's programme of at least 12 months Student Visa holders of licensed institutions can convert their visa into a Graduate Visa which entitles graduates to work for 2 years in the UK.

Costs

Tuition Fees Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering MSc

EU £8750
England UK £8750
Northern Ireland £8750
Scotland £8750
Wales £8750
International £14500

Additional fee information

For more information, please visit www.gre.ac.uk/finance

Average student cost of living in London

Rent £518
Water, gas electricity, internet (at home) £50
Supermarket shopping £81
Clothing £35
Eating out £33
Alcohol £27
Takeaways / food deliveries £30
Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food) £24
Holidays and weekend trips £78
Transport within city £17
Self-care / sports £20
Stationary / books £13
Mobile phone / internet £13
Cable TV / streaming £7
Insurance £51
Other £95
  
Average student cost of living £1092

London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.

University Rankings

Positions of University of Greenwich in top UK and global rankings.

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What students say about studying Manufacturing Engineering in the UK?

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About University of Greenwich

The University of Greenwich operates on government funding, and is based in London and Kent, England. The university’s main campus, the Old Royal Naval College, as well as its Avery Hill campus are located in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, in Greater London. Its satellite campus in Medway, Kent is part of a collaboration with the University of Kent.

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Where is this programme taught

Medway Campus
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