MSc (Research) Advanced Manufacturing Technologies

 Programme code: MECT50

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This MSc(Res) programme is a collaboration between the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC); bringing together one of the largest Mechanical Engineering departments in the UK, an internationally renowned centre for research, specialising in advanced manufacturing technologies used in the aerospace, automotive, medical and other high-value manufacturing sectors.

Students have the opportunity to undertake taught modules related to cutting edge manufacturing technology, and apply this knowledge to an industrially motivated research project within the AMRC, all taught by some of the world leading academics.

The research project will be informed by real industrial challenges and span across the entire manufacturing process, from materials suppliers to assembly specialists. Your project will focus on a topic that is a current challenge for industry and you will have the opportunity to investigate potential solutions using some of the most state-of-the-art machine tools in the world based at the AMRC’s Knowledge Transfer Centre.

Careers and employability

Our graduates will have expertise designed to improve their employability within the automotive, design and development and aerospace industry sectors. It's also an excellent stepping stone towards undertaking a PhD in mechanical engineering.

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Course accreditation

All of our courses are accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineering (IMechE).

Accredited degrees fulfil the academic requirements necessary for membership of the IMechE and to obtain Chartered Engineer (CEng) status.