Mechanical Engineering at Sussex equips you with the skills to succeed in your future career.
Specialist training enables you to lead multidisciplinary teams and develop complex systems. These systems include sustainable power generation or power-trains for automotive vehicles and jet engines for propulsion.
You’ll study in our £12-million Future Technologies Labs, dedicated to teaching and research in computing, robotics, electronics and mechatronics.
Recent Engineering graduates have gone on to jobs as:
graduate mechanical engineer, Southern Water
aviation analyst, International Bureau of Aviation
mechanical design engineer, Robinson Associates.
(Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Survey 2016)
Your future career
Gain the skills for a career in engineering, and benefit from our industry links with companies like Jaguar, IBM, Siemens and Thales. The technical, team-working and design skills you develop on this course mean you can go into graduate jobs in sectors including:
aerospace and energy
construction and manufacturing
You can also meet graduate employers at careers events. Recent sessions have included talks by IBM and Atkins, and advice on applying for graduate schemes.