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Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering

Loughborough University

36 months
24100 GBP/year
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The Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering programme at Loughborough University has an international reputation for being at the forefront of technological innovation and for maintaining extensive links with industry.


The Wolfson School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering at Loughborough University is one of the biggest engineering schools of its kind in the UK. The School is a leader in technological research and innovation, with extensive national and international connections to industry. We aim to provide international leadership in research and innovation and an unrivalled educational experience.

Graduates are testament to our success, helping to provide industry with the skills and knowledge to give them the competitive edge required to succeed in the 21st century.

In addition to holding two prestigious Queen's Anniversary Prize we are home to two EPSRC National Centres, for Innovative Manufacturing in Regenerative Medicine and for Innovative Manufacturing in Intelligent Automation.


Recent graduate destinations include:

  • Jaguar Land Rover, Research Project Engineer
  • Rolls-Royce, Head of Manufacturing Systems
  • adidas Germany, Mechanical Engineer
  • Universiti Malaysia Pahang, Lecturer
  • Mzuzu University, Head of Department of Energy Studies.

Programme Structure

Research areas

  • Materials and Measurement
  • Dynamics and Thermofluids
  • Automation and Control
  • Communications
  • Systems
  • High Value Manufacturing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent international qualification) in a relevant discipline.
  • Applicants with a 2:2 will be considered with a master’s degree (merit or above) or international equivalent.
  • For all applicants, a relevant master’s degree or industry experience is advantageous and for some research projects, may be mandatory.

Tuition Fee

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    24100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24100 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Loughborough

600 - 1000 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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