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Faculty Website: Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment
Department: Department of Mechanical Engineering Science
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: MEng in Mechanical Engineering (Research)
Programme Code: M6MR3Q
Medium of Facilitation: part-time, Full-Time
NQF Level: 9
NQF Credits: 120
The purpose of the qualification is to develop an engineer with advanced abilities in applying fundamental engineering sciences and/design and synthesis and related principles to specific problems of society at large. One of the main objectives of this process is to develop an advanced capability to do fundamental engineering research independently. It also promotes a lifelong learning approach.
An approved four-year bachelor’s degree in Engineering or similar approved degree at honours level. Final admission to the programme will only be granted upon successful presentation of a research seminar six months after enrolment. Research topics must also be accepted and approved by the supervisors in the Faculty.