University of Southampton
Mechatronics (Advanced Mechanical Engineering Science) MSc
University of Southampton

Key Course Facts

Salary

Salary of Graduates in Chemistry

Important: Salary data below is not course specific, but contains data of all students of Chemistry 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 £26000 £27500 £34000
25-75 percentile range £25000 - £28000 £22500 - £32500 £28000 - £40500


Salary of all UK Graduates of Chemistry

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £26087 £25084 £30411
25-75 percentile range £23037 - £30143 £20483 - £31674 £24333 - £37866

Course Description

Our master's degrees in advanced mechanical engineering science combine the traditional aspects of mechanical engineering with interdisciplinary subjects so you can specialise in a career you want. You'll be exposed to modern issues in advanced mechanical engineering science. You’ll learn the fundamental science, methods, analysis and engineering applications to start a career in mechatronic engineering. And have the opportunity to design robots and build machines as part of your study. This course is ideal if you are an engineering, mathematics or physical science graduate who wants to be challenged academically.

Accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry for fully meeting the academic criteria for Chartered Chemist (CChem).

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

Required skill level of job after 15 months

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

Example below based on all graduates of Mechatronics (Advanced Mechanical Engineering Science) MSc at University of Southampton

30% Welfare Professionals
10% Welfare and housing associate professionals
5% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation
5% Leisure, travel and related personal service occupations
5% Health associate professionals
5% Other Health Professionals
5% Administrative occupations
5% Information Technology Professionals
5% Managers, directors and senior officials
5% Sales occupations

Grading & Study Time

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Chemistry

Requirements for international students / English requirements

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

    • 6.5
    • Graduate Degrees
    • 6.5
    • Undergraduate Degrees


Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Mechatronics (Advanced Mechanical Engineering Science), MSc, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

Costs

Average student cost of living in the UK

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 Southampton in top UK and global rankings.

Rankings of University of Southampton in related subject specific rankings.

Engineering

    • #8 
    • #145 
    Engineering
    URAP University Ranking by Academic Performance - By Field
    [Published 22 July, 2023]
    • #8 
    • #8 
    Mechanical Engineering
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #6 
    • #51 
    Mechanical Engineering
    GRAS Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - ShanghaiRanking
    [Published 19 July, 2022]
    • #189 
    Mechanical Engineering
    URAP University Ranking by Academic Performance - By Field
    [Published 22 July, 2023]
    • #12 
    • #212 
    Mechanical Engineering
    NTU Rankings by Subject
    [Published 11 July, 2023]

See all 34 university rankings of University of Southampton

About University of Southampton

The University of Southampton, often abbreviated to Soton, is a research university located in Southampton, England. Although the university was founded in 1862, it has only enjoyed full university status from 1952 onwards. The university has five campuses in total, with the main one based in the Highfield area of Southampton.

List of 379 Bachelor and Master Courses from University of Southampton - Course Catalogue

Student composition of University of Southampton

undergraduates:
14770
postgraduates:
8470
Total:
23240
  • My first week | University of Southampton
  • What opportunities does Southampton offer? | University of Southampton
  • Made in Southampton | University of Southampton
  • Study English | University of Southampton
  • What advice would you give your first-year self? | UoS
  • Study Business Entrepreneurship | University of Southampton

Where is this programme taught

Main Site - Highfield Campus
map marker Show on map

Similar courses

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Robotic and Mechatronic Engineering (with an industrial placement year) MEng (Hons) University of Sussex - 0% 5% £9250 £25000 147 Brighton On campus Full-time
Mechanical Engineering with Robotics (with an industrial placement year) MEng (Hons) University of Sussex - 0% 5% £9250 £23175 139 Brighton On campus Full-time
Robotic and Mechatronic Engineering MEng (Hons) University of Sussex - 0% 6% £9250 £25000 134 Brighton On campus Full-time
Mechatronic Engineering with DPP MEng (Hons) Ulster University - - - £9250 £15840 £16320 - Coleraine On campus Full-time
Mechatronic Engineering MEng University of Huddersfield - 0% 15% £9250 £17600 116 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems MEng (Hons) Heriot-Watt University - - - £9250 £24048 - Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Mechatronic Engineering MEng (Hons) University of Southampton - - - £9250 £27400 - Southampton On campus Full-time
Mechanical Engineering with Robotics MEng (Hons) University of Sussex - 0% 5% £9250 £25000 139 Brighton On campus Full-time
Robotics with a Foundation Year MEng (Hons) The University of Sheffield - 10% 6% £9250 £29110 143 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Mechanical Engineering/Mechatronics MEng (Hons) University of Southampton - 5% 5% £9250 £27400 166 Southampton On campus Full-time