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  • FT / Full-time
  • PT / Part-time (over two years)
  • FX / Flexible mode of study available (up to five years)
  • DL / Distance-learning mode available

Mechanical Engineering

Internationally leading research and enviable links with industry makes UCL Mechanical Engineering an ideal place to study. Combining impressive knowledge and expertise with state-of-the-art facilities, including engine test cells, wave tanks and an array of biomedical, biomaterial and thermodynamic laboratories, we deliver professionally accredited, challenging programmes.

Student/staff ratios

  • 32 staff
  • 129 taught students
  • 95 research students


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Student View

"I was generally impressed by the composition of the modules in the degree programme, as they were structured in order to provide us the cutting-edge tools and knowledge that are appreciated by the industry and that have direct applications."

Nikoleta Koleri

Degree: Engineering with Finance MSc

Alumni View

"Studying at UCL provided me with the opportunity to pursue world-class research. I made numerous contacts via UCL; its reputation helped me getting first interviews and the access I had to facilities allowed me to generate research to lead to employment."

Ketan Pancholi

Lecturer, Newcastle University, 2009