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Mechanical Engineering

Our Mechanical Engineering degrees enable students to understand the vast applications and utility of diverse concepts and innovations, not only in industry but also in everyday life, enabling the student to become a well-rounded engineering professional.

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Encouraging further learning

Heriot-Watt's Mechanical Engineering degrees make use of master's-level courses in Engineering Sciences and Manufacture and Design complemented with relevant specialist MSc courses offered by the Institute of Mechanical, Process and Energy Engineering.

Our industry partners have a growing need for graduates with an advanced mechanical engineering degree. Our degrees have been specifically developed to meet this need and to encourage students into further learning.

Postgraduate Mechanical Engineering programmes


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The unique opportunity to carry your studies to new places and experience new cultures, expanding your horizons on the way. You'll discover what it means to be a true global citizen and emerge prepared for wherever your career journey will take you.

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Our accommodation options cater to every individual. Whether it's a stylish hotel, a self-contained community or a more classic student residence, students will be able to live and study in both safety and comfort.

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Students enjoy dedicated classroom, ICT, computer, library, and counselling facilities. A range of cafes and restaurants are available on site and there are many amenities in close proximity to campus.

Dubai Student life and wellbeing

Heriot-Watt University encourages students to take part in activities, community services and networking to develop leadership skills, positive interpersonal relationship skills and encourages exposure to various cultures, ideas, arts and styles of life.

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Postgraduate Mechanical Engineering programmes