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The University of Sheffield

Advanced Mechanical Engineering

Deepen your knowledge and understanding with a series of advanced engineering modules.

You choose the subjects from a list of options. You’ll also have the chance to explore a subject that interests you through your own research project.

Entry requirements

A 2:1 in mechanical engineering or a related subject. If you have qualifications in other science/engineering subjects such as maths or physics, or you have relevant professional experience, we'll consider your application.

English language requirements

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

  • Technical Communication for Mechanical Engineers
  • Information Management
  • Advanced Experiments and Modelling
  • Individual Research Project
  • Design Innovation Toolbox

Examples of optional modules

A selection from:

  • Computational Fluid Mechanics
  • Reciprocating Engines
  • Signal Processing and Instrumentation
  • Mechanical Engineering of Railways
  • Sports Engineering
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Renewable Energy
  • Condition Monitoring

Assessment methods

You’re assessed by exams, coursework assignments and a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 10,970 (Whole course) Home/EU 1 Years
MSc Full-time £ 20,470 (Whole course) International 1 Years

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