electrical engineering and electronic engineering

Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering (Mechatronics)

Just 12 Months (Full-Time) and 16 Months (Part-Time) to receive the award of Bachelor of Engineering Honours. Degrees awarded by UWE-Bristol, UK's #21 Ranked University (The Guardian)

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Get Qualified for the Cutting Edge of Hardware System Integration

This course will develop the core talent for the automated industrial environment. As factories move towards to fewer-humans and more robots, these graduates will be leading the charge to design, build, install, and maintain these cutting edge robots.

  • Covers a core electro-mechanical design curriculum
  • Hands on approach to complex-advanced topics
  • Become qualified for mid-level engineering roles
  • Designed for a huge range of industry from food to garments
  • Pick up skills and knowledge to advance your career
  • Boost your portfolio of work so you can impress future employers


12 months
(5 days per week, 3 hours each)


16 months
(2 days per week, up to 3 hours each)



Course Structure


This course is the equivalent of the second half of a UK, three-year honours degree and includes 180 credits.

Module Titles:

  • Dynamics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Design and Electro-Mechanical Systems
  • Energy Technologies
  • Stress Analysis
  • Control Engineering
  • Integrated Electro-Mechanical Systems
  • Individual Project

Minimum Age

19 years of age in the year of application

Minimum Academic Qualifications

– Auston Higher Diploma in the relevant field; or

– A polytechnic of PEI Diploma from relevant major; or

Mature Candidates

At least 30 years of age and 8 years of working experience may be admitted on a case by case basis with a minimum of 10 years of formal education and certificates that is deemed equivalent by the Academic Board.

English Proficiency

– C6 or better for O Levels

– IELTS 6.0 or equivalent

– CEFR B2 or higher

Entry Requirements


Fees and Charges


Part Time

Application Fees:

Course Fees:

Full Time

Application Fees:
$272.50 + $45*
*VISA Processing Fees Payable to ICA

Course Fees:

Note for International Students:

When applying through our international representatives, (i.e. Agents) students should NOT pay any course fees, admin fees, application fees, or other wise to the agents. All fees should be paid directly to the school, as indicated in your offer letter.

Typical Career Outcomes


Career Opportunities

Control Automation Lead

  • Direct activities of an integrated hardware/software systems oriented products
  • Design and develop electronic and electro-mechanical equipment/li>
  • Conduct feasibility studies on engineering proposals/li>
  • Collect operational data and prepare customer application information/li>
  • Select, develop, and evaluate personnel to ensure efficient operation of this function./li>

Mechatronic Engineer

  • Perform and accomplish research and development of prototype through to production
  • Apply latest technologies in new automation prototype and product development
  • Specify, develop, test, analyse, and improve the existing mechatronic system
  • Adopt current industry standards/methodology to work.


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A degree is an essential requirement of your life as a professional engineer.
Just like many of our graduates who have gone before you, this course could lead to the next stage in your career.


Ranked #21in the UK

UWE Bristol is ranked #21 overall in the UK by The Guardian in the 2021 league tables.

Your institute is well recognized!


#13 for this subject

UWE Bristol is ranked #13 in the UK by the Guardian (2021) for Mechanical Engineering.

Your course is well recognized!


Global Recognition

UWE Bristol has more than 15 global partners worldwide and 20 pathway partners. This means that there is university presence in many tier 1 countries around the world.

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