Mechanical Engineering



Explore our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, as well as learn more about life studying or researching at UCL Mechanical Engineering.

What is Mechanical Engineering?

Watch this short video (narrated by Dr Adam Wojcik) summarising what mechanical engineering is and how it addresses the problems we as a society face day-to-day.

Dr Wojcik explains mechanical engineering as the interface between our world and the world of science, theory and maths. It's an opportunity to apply these concepts to make our world and our environment a better place to live in.

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Undergraduate Programmes

Find out more about our undergraduate degrees, including our Mechanical Engineering with Business Finance MEng, Mechanical Engineering BEng and Mechanical Engineering MEng.

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Postgraduate Taught Programmes

Including our programmes Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering MSc, Engineering with Finance MSc, Engineering with Innovation and Entrepreneurship MSc, Marine Engineering MSc and more.

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Postgraduate Research

Our wide-ranging research is grouped into four main areas: Biomechanical; Energy and the Environment; Marine and Materials, Structures and Manufacturing.

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Engineering Foundation Year

Embrace this opportunity to become a future engineer, on a programme designed for those who don’t meet standard entry requirements for UCL’s undergraduate engineering degrees.

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Specialist Maritime Programmes

Including our Marine Technology Education Consortium (MTEC) and Graduate Diploma in Naval Arch and Marine Eng –  plus more.

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UCL East campus: Students' sneak preview

UCL MechEng undergraduates James and Tong were lucky enough to get an exclusive sneak preview of the soon-to-be-open Marshgate building at our new campus, UCL East.

The new campus in Stratford, London (just 20 minutes from central London) will be a hive of advanced study and cutting-edge research when it opens in September 2023. UCL East will be home to a hugely diverse range of over 50 new cross-disciplinary and interdisciplinary MSc programmes. These include:

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