Next Open Day - 23 March

Book now

Next Open Day - 23 March

Book now

Mechanical engineering degrees

This is one of the broadest areas of engineering. You will learn about the design, construction and operation of mechanical systems. Studying at our Medway Campus, you’ll benefit from our strong links with local industry.

Live to innovate


Hear Connor's story about studying Mechanical Engineering at the Faculty of Engineering and Science on our Medway Campus.

Our courses

You can study for a mechanical engineering degree in a number of ways: full-time, part-time, or a sandwich course with an industry placement. We offer a four-year course which leads to an Integrated Master’s degree and an extended degree, which includes a foundation year to prepare you for degree-level study.

Engineering - Research, MPhil/PhD

Explore new ground in engineering with a research degree (MPhil/PhD). Enjoy world-class facilities and laboratories for ground-breaking research.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Chemical engineering; Civil engineering; Computer engineering and cybernetics; Construction; Electrical and electronic engineering; Engineering; Engineering management; Engineering technology; Mechanical engineering

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering with Industrial Practice, MSc

Work on your own projects on our Master’s in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering.

  • Mode: Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Mechanical engineering

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, MSc

Work on your own projects on our Master’s in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering. Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Mechanical engineering

Mechanical Engineering (Extended), BEng Hons

This mechanical engineering degree includes a foundation year. Study topics in structural mechanics for work in the automotive and aeronautical industries.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Mechanical engineering

Mechanical Engineering Technology, BEng Hons

Our mechanical engineering technology degree covers engineering mechanics, product design and development, and computer-aided design.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Engineering technology; Mechanical engineering

Mechanical Engineering, BEng Hons

This mechanical engineering degree looks at areas such as structural mechanics and hydraulics for careers in manufacturing and aeronautical engineering.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Mechanical engineering

Mechanical Engineering, Foundation Degree (London South East Colleges, Bromley Campus)

This foundation degree in mechanical engineering is ideal for future work in one of the most rapidly growing job markets.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: London South East Colleges - Bromley Campus; London South East Colleges - Orpington Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Mechanical engineering

Mechanical Engineering, MEng

Study mechanical engineering from undergraduate through to master’s level. Explore mechanics, circuits and thermodynamics for a range of engineering skills.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Mechanical engineering

Product Design Engineering, MSc

Learn to design and develop the technological products of the future with our new Master's in Product Design Engineering. Study in London & Kent.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Mechanical engineering

Discover our Medway Campus


The Faculty of Engineering and Science is located in Chatham, Kent. Get a sense of what our Medway Campus is all about.

Communities and societies

Our active student-led societies offer a space for personal and academic growth, as well as new opportunities to make lasting friendships. Students can take part in activities throughout the year, both through the department and via the wider Students’ Union.

Take a Virtual Tour

Our virtual tours are a great way to get a feel for where you'll be studying. Explore the facilities we have on offer below.

Research and partnerships

Professor James Gao is a world-class academic with an international reputation in manufacturing engineering, particularly in the application of information and communication technologies (ICT) in the manufacturing industry.

Join us as a research student

If you have a research proposal related to mechanical engineering, we can help you apply to the university and find the appropriate supervisor.

Contact

fes-research-office@gre.ac.uk

Working with industry

Our expert staff, industry-standard facilities and research expertise can help your business grow.

Find out more

Greenwich Research & Enterprise

Contact

enterprise@gre.ac.uk

020 8331 7867

A unique learning experience on the Medway Campus


Find extensive laboratories, modern lecture theatres and unique learning and social spaces in the former naval buildings on the Medway Campus.