What our students say... In 'Undergraduate degrees' Undergraduate degreesOpen DaysScholarshipsAdmissionsContact usOur CommunityRacing TeamWhat our students say...Experience in industryDownload a brochureEmployabilityIndustrial Advisory Committee Back to 'Mechanical Engineering' "Birmingham Uni. is a great place to study. I have got everything I wanted and more out of my time as a student, including a year in the University of Melbourne in Australia." Damian Cox, 4th Year. "Studying at Birmingham has been the best time of my life. I have enjoyed the engineering and management while playing lots of sport and maintaining a great social life." Elizabeth Shaw, 4th Year. "I wanted to study engineering and still understand the business world. This course gave me both". Steven Levine 4th Year. "There are plenty of team projects and practical parts to the Mechanical Engineering course at Birmingham , not just exams at the end of the year. Societies like the Formula Student team and the sports facilities are great and help you maintain an awesome social life. The strong contacts the department has with industry assist you in getting a job in a gap year and you can study abroad. You have the time of your life studying here." Chris Martino, 3rd Year. "My Mechanical Engineering course has been very challenging but stimulating and rewarding. I have gained great satisfaction in my achievements so far, developing key skills and knowledge that will be vital for a successful career. I enjoy knowing how things work!" Alastair Hawker, 4th year. "Birmingham University has opened so many opportunities for me, from meeting new people to spending my third year studying at the University of Waterloo in Canada under a student exchange programme. The teaching methods at Birmingham are varied, maintaining my interest, with a lot of help and guidance when I have needed it." Gillian Tunley, 4th Year. - see also 'What our alumni say'