It is particularly relevant for students interested in a management career where they will be required to be leaders and strategic planners as well as engineers.
The course aims to produce high quality mechanical engineers with good technical skills plus the operational management skills demanded by many industrial sectors.
Alongside the core engineering syllabus, you will learn essential management techniques in areas such as:
Core business skills.
LJMU is currently seeking Institution of Mechanical Engineers accreditation for this new programme. Such accreditation will qualify you for registration as a Chartered Engineer.
If you perform particularly well in the first two years of this degree, you can transfer onto the MEng programme, which fully qualifies you to register as a Chartered Engineer.
Industry links and placement opportunities
Links with national and international companies, such as BMW, Airbus Industries, Rolls Royce and Shell mean that the course is tailored to the needs of employers.
Capitalising on these and other links with industry, you will be encouraged to complete a year’s paid placement out industry so that you can apply what you have learnt at University in the workplace. Such experience will enhance your CV and your future job prospects.