What can I do with a Mechanical Engineering degree?

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As automation and robotics expands into new industries, there is growing demand for Mechanical Engineering graduates who specialise in automotive, military and defence, transport, and technology. Right now, there is huge demand for qualified Mechanical Engineers, so you’ve made a great decision to study civil engineering. We've highlighted some key career pathways for mechanical engineering students, along with some of the ways we can help you to achieve your career goals. Read on to discover more.

Mechanical Engineering courses at Salford

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineering students

Today, you will find our engineering alumni in roles ranging from Mechanical Engineer or Aerospace Engineer to a Systems Controller, Mechanical System Designer or Researcher. You may choose to focus your future career in systems design, advanced manufacturing, or even the operational management of complex power stations and infrastructure networks.

Explore our mechanical engineering degree courses: