Programme: Mechanical Engineering Technology

Mechanical Engineering Technology involves the applying scientific and engineering theories to technical areas such as product design, development, production and manufacture, power and control of machinery, materials, quality control and cost analysis.


Mechanical Engineers design, manufacture and maintain industrial machines and engines. They are involved in the development of a wide range of products, from spacecraft and air conditioning systems to automobiles and dryers

Career Opportunities

Employment opportunities exist across fields, however the department places particular emphasis on mechanical engineering skills in relation to key industry sectors such as mining, manufacturing and design.