Engineering - Mechanical Engineering

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Engineering - Mechanical Engineering
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 101954 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Certificate at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters PgCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year 2020
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration 1 year part-time.

Contact teaching time is typically scheduled during normal working hours throughout the working week (mornings or afternoons, Monday through Friday).
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Entry Requirements

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Normally a 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in a suitable engineering discipline, including substantial Mathematics and engineering content at 2.2 Honours level or equivalent...


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Please note: Applications for this course, received after 30th June may not be accepted. A deposit will be required to secure a place.

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Course Content Overview
This programme aims to augment the undergraduate education of those who have completed it, through a combination of advanced scientific knowledge, interpersonal and practical capabilities, with a specific focus on tackling industrially relevant engineering challenges. The curriculum will improve employability by developing the postgraduate skills required for a successful transition to industry or a research role in academia.
Subjects Taught Course Structure
Course Details
The degree will consist of 60 CATS of modules from the list below.

Indicative Number of Modules per Semester
The 3 modules will be taught over the autumn and spring semesters, with approx. 30 CATS of taught material per semester.

Computer-Aided Engineering (20 CATS)
Manufacturing Technology (20 CATS)
Sustainable Energy Systems (20 CATS)
Assessment Method Individual and group coursework
Continuous assessment
Careers or Further Progression

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Professionally relevant transferrable skills, such as oral and written communication, problem-solving, data analysis, self-direction, and team work are developed throughout the course.

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Further Enquiries Dr Damian Quinn, Lecturer
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering - Lecturer
Aerospace and Manufacturing
Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 4186
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