Mechanical Engineering Bachelors & Masters in London

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University College London 69% 5% 1% £9250 £31200 206 London On campus Full-time
Brunel University 69% 5% 1% £9620 £18000 206 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
City University London 32% 5% 20% £9630 £19770 123 London On campus Full-time
Brunel University 49% 10% 0% £9650 £19855 123 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Imperial College of Science 88% 4% 2% £9250 £35100 216 London On campus Full-time
University of East London 77% 5% 13% £9250 £13500 74 London On campus Full-time
City University London 32% 5% 20% £9250 £19770 123 London On campus Full-time
Brunel University 49% 10% 10% £9250 £19280 137 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
University of East London 77% 5% 10% £9250 £13500 119 London On campus Full-time
University College London 65% 10% 12% £9250 £31200 86 London On campus Full-time
Brunel University 45% 15% 10% £9250 £19280 139 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
City University London 30% 5% 30% £9250 £19770 113 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 63% 6% 9% - - 137 London On campus Full-time
London South Bank University 88% 10% 9% £9250 - 112 London On campus Full-time
Kingston University 65% 10% 12% £9250 - 86 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Kingston University 65% 10% 12% £9250 - 86 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
New City College 65% 10% 12% £3500 - 86 London On campus Part-time
Coventry University - - 20% - - - Coventry On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 63% 6% 5% £9250 - 127 London On campus Full-time
London South Bank University 86% 10% 9% £9250 - 103 London On campus Full-time
Kingston University 65% 10% 12% £9250 - 86 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Kingston University 65% 10% 12% £9250 - 86 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 63% 6% 5% £9250 - 127 London On campus Full-time
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Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Mechanical Engineering

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Mechanical Engineering who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Specialisations within Mechanical Engineering

  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Machine Design and Solid Mechanics
  • Materials Engineering and Processing
  • Automation and Control
  • Thermal Engineering

Skills that graduates consider useful for their work in Mechanical Engineering

  • Ability to solve problems using logic and creative approaches
  • Numerate and computer literate with analytical skills
  • Ability to plan and prioritise
  • Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure
  • Cost/value- consciousness
  • Ability to pay attention to details
  • Ability to communicate with others
  • Ability to work as part of a team

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Mechanical Engineering who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Mechanical Engineering (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Mechanical Engineering at Brunel University

50% Engineering professionals
10% Sales occupations
10% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
5% Skilled trades occupations
5% Business and public service associate professionals
5% Administrative occupations
5% Managers, directors and senior officials
5% Process, plant and machine operatives
5% Information Technology Professionals

Grading Distribution

Students of Mechanical Engineering in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Mechanical Engineering

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 Engineering.

FAQ

The median salary of graduates of Mechanical Engineering was £28763 15 months after graduation, £31439 3 years after graduation and £36396 5 years after graduation.

Mechanical Engineering at London South Bank University received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 88 out of 100 among 72 respondents.