About the courseHeriot-Watt Mechanical Engineering degreesare ranked 1st in Scotland and top 10 in the UK by theGuardian University Guide 2020. An industrial panel are involved to ensure the course content reflects the changing needs of industry and that our graduates have the knowledge and practical skills required to successfully gain employment. Studentteaching benefits from our strong industrial links, in particular the involvement of the industrial panel in the assessment of 4th year design projects, providinga realisticclient scenario. Programme Structure The first two years of the degreeprovide a grounding in the core disciplines of mechanical engineering, which allows students to make an informed choice of the options in the following years. An individual project forms part of Year 4. Students can graduate at the end of year 4 with a BEng Mechanical Engineering, or progress to the MEng programme, if academic grades are suitable. The 5-year MEng degreeis the standard route towards Chartered Engineering professional qualification. Facilities The University has invested £19m in the development of The Global Research Innovation and Discovery Centre (GRID). Students will benefit from the opportunities offered to teaching and learning by this new facility and the opportunities for working across disciplines. Careers Mechanical Engineering offers an exciting environment where many skills are brought together to create innovative products and the infrastructure and technology for manufacture. Mechanical Engineers play key roles in many sectors and are equipped for a variety ofcareer pathsincluding technical, managerial, financial and research roles. Graduates are employed in many industriesranging from aerospaceto food and transport, manufacturing, energy and technology. Heriot-Watt graduates have progressed to working for organisations such as Mercedes, Babcock Marine, Mclaren, Shell UK, Halliburton and QinetiQ. Accreditation Accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (
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Heriot-Watt University MalaysiaLearn more about this institution Website
AboutWith a heritage stretching back to 1821, Heriot-Watt University is a leading British university, and is internationally recognised for its achievements in applied research. Heriot-Watt University Malaysia was established in 2012 and offers the same level of high-quality education provided in the UK and Dubai.
The University builds partnerships with many top-notch corporate organisations in relevant industries, providing generous scholarship offers for its programmes as well as job opportunities after graduation. Some of these partnered organisations include Shell Malaysia, Bank Negara Malaysia, YTL Foundation, and Malaysian Rubber Export Promotion Council (MREPC).
The vision for Heriot-Watt University Malaysia is to create excellent students alongside campuses in the UK and Dubai. Currently, Heriot-Watt ranks among the top 30 universities in the UK according to the Guardian University League Table 2018. With over 28,500 students studying worldwide, the University is one of the Top 15 in the UK for international student mix in QS World University Rankings 2017/18.
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Malaysia Campus - Heriot-Watt University
1, Jalan Venna P5/2, Precinct 5, 62200 Putrajaya, Wilayah Persekutuan Putrajaya, MalaysiaOpen in maps See all courses at this campus
Heriot-Watt Universitys campus in Malaysia is built on a 4.8 acre site on a lakeside location within close distance to the Putrajaya marina and its modern leisure and sports facilities. Free shuttle bus services is also provided for easy transportation between Putrajaya Sentral, the campus and student accommodation.