Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Honours)
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The University of Newcastle is ranked in the top 150 universities for the mechanical engineering discipline (QS World Universities Ranking 2013), and in 2012, the discipline received the highest possible ranking in Australia for our research (Australian Research Council 2012 ERA Rankings).
Mechanical engineers work to improve the design, safety, operation and maintenance, and energy efficiency of the mechanics that support industry and society. The profession also plays an important role in environmental sustainability and renewable energy systems.
Our mechanical engineering graduates can choose career paths in a range of industries, including:
- aviation industry
- air conditioning and refrigeration
- manufacturing industry
- marine industry
- materials handling
- metal and materials production
- mining industry
- oil and gas industry
- power generation industry
- transpiration industry
The mechanical engineering full-time degree in Singapore runs for nine trimesters over three years, and includes 12 weeks of approved industrial placement.
When you join our mechanical engineering degree in Singapore, you will have access to:
- A well-structured mechanical engineering curriculum
- Modern laboratory facilities
- Opportunities to put theory into practice with an industry-related project in your final year of study
Our academics are drawn from diverse and distinct industrial and academic backgrounds and are also involved in independent research in their field, and also carry out research in partnership with industry.
This degree is accredited by Engineers Australia as meeting the Washington Accord. Students can join Engineers Australia as a student member on entering this degree program, to gain access to various extracurricular activities. As an accredited program, our graduates are eligible for immediate graduate membership status with Engineers Australia, which is one main pathway to the increasingly required, national registration status (CPEng, RPEng) for engineering professionals. As a Washington Accord recognised program, graduates can enjoy a level of global mobility with automatic recognition of qualifications through participating Washington accord countries.