Broad study area- (career related)
Engineering Career- Mechanical Engineering

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Future growth indicators and Prospects-
Indicative salaries (per year) in the ‘country of study’ post-completion of degree
Study level
Starting salary UK
(Per year in Pounds)
Starting salary Australia
(Per year in Australian Dollars)
Starting salary Canada
(Per year in Canadian Dollars)
After Bachelor’s degree
GBP 20,000-30,000
AUD 70,000- 80,000
CAD 50,000-55,000
After Master’s degree
GBP 35,000-50,000
AUD 80,000- 90,000
CAD 60,000-70,000

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Career Outcomes and Tasks

(performed by those pursuing career)

Details about career

Knowledge- (theoretical or practical understanding of a subject or knowledge areas)

Knowledge area / Skill level required (on a scale of 10)

Description

Engineering and technology

9 out of 10

Use engineering, science and technology to design and produce goods and services

Technical design

8 out of 10

Design techniques, tools, and principles used to make detailed technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models

Technical design

8 out of 10

Design techniques, tools, and principles used to make detailed technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.

Mathematics

8 out of 10

Arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, or statistics

Mechanical

8 out of 10

Machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance

Physics

7 out of 10

The physical laws of matter, motion and energy, and how they interact through space and time

Skill- (soft skills, hard skills, domain-general, and domain-specific learnt skills)

Skill type / Skill level required (on a scale of 10)

Description

Mathematics

7 out of 10

Using Maths to solve problems

Reading

7 out of 10

Reading a piece of information thoroughly

Operational analysis

6 out of 10

Grasping the needs and requirements of products and mechanics

Critical thinking

7 out of 10

Thinking about various problems along with their advantages and disadvantages

Active learning

7 out of 10

Implementing the learnings in their real lives to solve problems

Systems analysis

6 out of 10

Analysing the mechanism of how a system would functions and its effects of various aspects

Abilities- (physical and mental abilities: functional, personal traits, attitudes, and knowledge-based abilities)

Abilities / Skill level required (on a scale of 10)

Description

Oral comprehension

7 out of 10

Gathering information from listening

Oral expression

7 out of 10

Ability to expression thoughts and ideas

Writing comprehension

6 out of 10

Read and understand what is being written

Mathematics

7 out of 10

Choose the right Maths method or formula to solve a problem

Problem spotting

6 out of 10

Noticing the minute changes that could cause problem in future

Deductive reasoning

7 out of 10

Using general rules to find answers or solve problems logically

Activities- (done on a regular basis in the job)

Activities / Skill level required (on a scale of 10)

Description

Keeping your knowledge up-to-date

7 out of 10

Keeping up-to-date with technology and new ideas

Communicating within a team

6 out of 10

Giving information to co-workers by telephone, in writing, or in person

Collecting and organising information

6 out of 10

Compiling, coding, categorizing, calculating, tabulating, auditing, or checking information or data

Thinking creatively

6 out of 10

Using your own ideas for developing, designing, or creating something new

Making decisions and solving problems

5 out of 10

Using information to work out the best solution and solve problems

Making sense of information and ideas

5 out of 10

Looking at, working with, and understanding data or information

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Designation(s) in the career-

Production engineer

Mechanical Design engineer

Design engineer

Marine engineer

Engineering manager

Product Development engineer

Manufacturing engineer

Mechanical Manager

Demands in the career-

(physical and social demands)

Values of the career- (Achievement, Independence, Relationships, Support, Working conditions, Recognition)

Work values / How important is it?

Description

Independence

8 out of 10

Work alone and make decisions

Working conditions

7 out of 10

Job security and good working conditions

Achievement

8 out of 10

Results oriented

Recognition

8 out of 10

Advancement and the potential to lead

Support

7 out of 10

Supportive management that stands behind employees

Study options at UG level (Bachelor’s)-

Country
Entry requirements
& pre-requisites
Range of yearly fees
Starting salaries respective countries
UK
  • Class 12th with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects
  • IELTS requirements: 6.5 overall, with no lower than 6.0 in any one component
GBP
40,000-50,000
GBP
50,000-60,000
Australia
  • Class 12th with 75% for CBSE and 80% for State Board
  • TOEFL : 72 (With 18 in Speaking and Writing)
  • IELTS : 6 (With 6.0 in Speaking and Writing)
  • PTE : 50 (With 50 in Speaking and Writing)
AUD
70,500- 95,000
AUD
70,000-80,000
Canada
  • Class 12th with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects
  • TOEFL : 87
  • IELTS : 6.5
CAD
60,000-70,000
CAD
70,000-75,000

Names of degrees with specializations (Bachelor’s)-

UK

Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering

Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (Hons.)

Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering with industrial year (Hons.)

Bachelor of Engineering in Aerospace Engineering

Australia

Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (Hons.)

Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (Hons.) (Specialization)

Bachelor of Engineering in Aerospace Engineering

Canada

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)

Bachelor of Science in Engineering

Bachelor of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering

Bachelor of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering (co-op)

Study options at PG level (Master’s)-

Country
Entry requirements
& pre-requisites
Program
duration
Range of yearly fees
Starting salaries respective countries
UK
  • Bachelor’s in the similar field
  • IELTS: 7.5
  • TOEFL: 107
1 year
GBP
20,000-30,000
GBP
60,000-70,000
Australia
  • 65% average in bachelor’s
  • TOEFL – 94
  • IELTS - 7.0
  • PTE – 50
2 years
AUD
30,000-40,000
AUD
90,000-1,00,000
Canada
  • Bachelor’s in the similar field
  • IELTS- 7.0
  • TOEFL- 93
  • MELAB- 85
2 years
CAD
50,000-60,000
CAD
60,000-75,000

Names of degrees with specializations (Master’s)-

UK

Master of Science in Advanced Mechanical Engineering

Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering Design

Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering (1 year)

Master of Science in Automotive Engineering

Master of Science in mechanical engineering with management

Australia

Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering

Master of Engineering in Robotics and Mechatronics Engineering

Canada

Master of Mechanical Engineering Technology – Design

Master of Electro-Mechanical Engineering

Master of Mechanical and Material Engineering

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