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Mechanical Engineering

If it moves or changes, mechanical engineers are probably involved! Our programmes prepare you for a career where you could be tackling some of the world’s biggest challenges from climate change and space vehicles to carbon-free cars and bio-medical implants.

Why study Mechanical Engineering at Birmingham?

To meet the demands of complex 21st century engineering, we take a multi-disciplinary approach. You will learn the essential fundamentals then have the flexibility to specialise.

Learn how to solve real-world problems, take part in practical experiments in state-of-the-art facilities and have exciting opportunities with projects, the Formula Student racing team and working with industry.