Masters courses

Our masters courses

Our MSc courses are for students who want to study advanced mechanical or manufacturing engineering, and go on to address engineering challenges facing both industry and society.

Through our research-led learning environment, you will have the opportunity to work on realistic engineering projects, utilising and developing your analytical, design, practical and professional skills.

Using your understanding of contemporary engineering, you will become a self-motivated and adaptable learner with the skills you need to identify and solve challenges in engineering, both now and into the future.

All of our masters degrees are one year, full-time courses and accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.





Image: Mechanical EngineeringMSc Advanced Mechanical Engineering

This highly flexible course is designed to strengthen your knowledge and understanding of mechanical engineering. It offers a wide selection of optional modules, allowing you to tailor your studies to reflect your interests, and graduates go on to work in many areas of engineering. You’ll also have the chance to further explore a subject that interests you through your individual research project.

Image: MSc (Res) Advanced Mechanical EngineeringMSc Mechanical Engineering with Industrial Management

If you’re interested in pursuing a management career within industry, this course combines advanced mechanical engineering subjects with management modules that have been specifically designed for engineers. As part of your studies, you’ll also have the chance to further explore a subject that interests you through your individual research project.

Image: Advanced Manufacturing TechnologiesMSc(Res) Advanced Manufacturing Technologies

This course will offer you the opportunity to undertake taught modules related to cutting edge manufacturing technology and apply this knowledge to an industrially motivated research project. This will allow you to experience real industrial challenges that span across the entire manufacturing process, from materials suppliers, to assembly specialists – an ideal opportunity if you are interested in pursuing a career in advanced manufacturing.

Image: Aerodynamics & AerostructuresMSc(Res) Aerodynamics and Aerostructures

Enhance your knowledge of aerospace systems and structures with a range of advanced level modules that address key issues faced by engineers in the aerospace and power generation sectors. This course combines fundamental engineering knowledge with the latest developments in technology. It also offers the opportunity to work on an individual research project, giving you research experience and helping you to prepare for a career in industry or further research.

Additive ManufacturingMSc(Res) Additive Manufacturing and Advanced Manufacturing Technologies

This course is designed to expand your knowledge and skills in the rapidly developing field of additive manufacturing and advanced manufacturing technologies. With specialist modules in additive manufacturing, state-of-the-art manufacturing technologies, materials and a broad range of modules in advanced mechanical engineering, you'll also carry out an industry-focused research project on additive manufacturing.

For enquiries and applications contact:

Jemma Gladding, PGT Admissions Officer
Tel: +44 (0) 114 222 7704
Email: me-pgadmit@sheffield.ac.uk