School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering

Undergraduate study

Outstanding employability

With a degree from us you can expect to have gained a diverse skill set. This will include project management, team work, leadership, business acumen and people management as well as technical expertise, setting you up for a successful career in engineering.

Graduate employability

  • Salary 

    £27,000. Average starting salary1

  • Employability 

    94% of graduates employed or in further study2

Due to their unique and specialist skills, engineers are the top earners in terms of starting salaries alongside graduates from medicine and dentistry (Times Good University Guide). Chartered Engineers command even higher salaries and once you have reached this status you can expect to earn a salary of over £60,000 per year.

As well as a top salary, a degree in Engineering presents wide reaching opportunities to work in varied industry sectors across the world.

1. DLHE, 2017 graduates.  UK & CI only. Full-time graduate level employment or self-employed. From Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Statistics. 
2. DLHE, 2017 graduates. % of graduates in employment and/or further study. UK only (no CI), excludes 'other'. Full-time & part-time employment or study. From Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering statistics.