University of Sunderland
Advanced Maintenance Engineering MSc
University of Sunderland

Key Course Facts

Course Description

This course is designed to support both recent graduates and experienced engineers in developing their understanding of the critical role maintenance plays in a modern manufacturing operation. You will study the latest practices and technologies that can be used to enhance equipment availability and thus improve productivity and efficiency.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

Requirements for international students / English requirements

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

    • 6.0
    • Graduate Degrees
    • 6.0
    • Undergraduate Degrees
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 Advanced Maintenance Engineering, MSc.

Our typical offer is a first degree (2:2) in an appropriate engineering subject OR relevant industrial experience.


Tuition Fees Advanced Maintenance Engineering MSc

England UK £7250 year 1
Northern Ireland £7250 year 1
Scotland £7250 year 1
Wales £7250 year 1
EU £14250 year 1
International £14250 year 1

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 Sunderland in top UK and global rankings.

See all university rankings of University of Sunderland

What students say about studying Maintenance Engineering in the UK?

  • Julien, Means and equipment maintenance engineer
  • Degree Apprenticeship - Maintenance Engineering
  • What Does a Maintenance Engineer Do?

About University of Sunderland

The University of Sunderland is a research education institution situated in the city of the same name, in the North East of England. The city’s main campus is City Campus, where students will find Murray Library, the majority of lecture halls, and their state-of-the-art sports facilities. In the Sir Tom Cowie campus, the facilities are specialised towards subjects such as the Social Sciences, Tourism, Law, Business, and also Computing and Engineering.

Where is this programme taught

Sir Tom Cowie Campus
map marker Show on map

Similar courses

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of South Wales 75% 5% 5% £9000 £12600 125 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
University of the Highlands and Islands 83% 15% 10% £9000 £13620 134 Inverness On campus Full-time
University of Central Lancashire 62% 5% 15% £9250 - 108 Preston On campus Full-time
Solihull College and University Centre 65% - 20% £8500 - - Solihull On campus Full-time
Newcastle College 88% - 0% £9000 - - Newcastle On campus Full-time
University of Wales 88% - 0% £7800 £15000 - Cardiff On campus Full-time
University of Sunderland 88% - 0% £7250 £14250 - Sunderland On campus Part-time
Blackpool and the Fylde College - - - £8750 £9750 - Blackpool On campus Full-time
Nelson and Colne College - - - £8250 - - Nelson On campus Full-time
Wrexham Glyndwr University - - - £4500 - - Wrexham On campus Part-time