School of Engineering

IMechE Approved Modules

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IMechE Approved Modules
We are the first university to achieve prestigious IMechE approval for a suite of Master's level modules for inclusion in Further Learning Plans. These Plans are a fundamental element in achieving recognition as a Chartered Engineer.

This suite of modules responds directly to the needs of industry, providing affordable access for businesses and individuals to IMechE approved Master's-level modules. Modules have been carefully selected from Master's Degree programmes currently offered by our School of Engineering and Aberdeen Business School.

This course has one study option
Mode of Attendance
Mode of Study
Mode of Attendance
  • Online Learning
Mode of Study
  • Part Time

Our suite of modules is divided into three areas:

  • Engineering and Science Deepening
  • Engineering and Science Broadening
  • Non-Technical Broadening

The University regularly reviews its courses. Course content and structure may change over time. See our course and module disclaimer for more information.

Academic Support

The Disability & Dyslexia Centre advises and supports students who disclose a sensory or mobility impairment, chronic medical condition, mental health issue, dyslexia and other specific learning differences. Applicants are encouraged to arrange a pre-entry visit to discuss any concerns and to view the facilities.

Disability & Dyslexia Centre

Study Skills Support

The Study Support Team provides training and support to all students in:

  • Academic writing
  • Study skills (note taking, exam techniques, time management, presentation)
  • Maths and statistics
  • English language
  • Information technology support

Study Skills Support


Individual entry requirements are included in the module's descriptor.

You are advised to contact the IMechE Membership Department to check your existing qualifications and gain approval for the suite of modules selected for your Further Learning Plan.

To be eligible to apply, you must be employed as a practising mechanical engineer.

Applications should have prior agreement from an IMechE contact in the selection of the modules chosen.


Technical Deepening

  • ENM200 Subsurface - £1,530
  • ENM204 Production System Modelling - £1,530
  • ENM206 Well Completions & Subsea Systems - £1,530
  • ENM210 Drilling Technology - £1,530
  • ENM212 Advanced Well Engineering - £1,530
  • ENM233 Materials and Corrosion Science - £1,530

Technical Broadening

  • ENM201 Wells - £1,530
  • ENM202 Facilities - £1,530
  • ENM205 Production Operations - £1,530
  • ENM211 Drilling Operations Management - £1,530
  • ENM302 Health, Safety, Environment and Risk Assessment - £1,530
  • ENM308 Integrity and Reliability Management - £1,530
  • ENM310 Determination of Maintenance and Inspection Requirements for Asset Integrity Management - £1,530

Non-Technical Broadening

  • BSM017 Finance for Managers - £1,010
  • BSM022 Purchasing Principles and Law - £1,010
  • BSM084 Project Fundamentals - £1,010
  • BSM311 Operations Management - £1,010
  • BSM520 Strategic Purchasing - £1,010
  • BSM523 Supply Chain Management - £1,010
  • BSM578 Oil & Gas Contract Law - £1,010
  • BSM622 Health, Safety and Risk in an Organisational Context - £1,010
  • ENM203 Business Essentials - £1,530
  • ENM207 Petroleum Economics & Asset Management - £1,530
  • ENM300 Problem Solving - £1,530
  • ENM311 Delivery of Maintenance and Inspection for Asset Integrity - £1,530


  • ENM612 Quality Management for Engineers - £1,530
  • SUM303 Asset Life Cycle Analysis - £1,530 
Additional Costs

The following course-related costs are not included in the course fees:

Other Fees and Charges


For new intakes course fees are reviewed and published annually for each mode of delivery. Tuition fees are fixed for the duration of a course at the rate confirmed in the offer letter.  For further information see:



Have a question about the course? Get in touch with the team and we'll do our best to help.


Each module is approved as being an acceptable element of an individual Further Learning plan for Chartered Engineer registration in that it meets the requisite content, academic level and academic rigour expected of an approved Further Learning plan for Chartered Engineer registration.

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Taking this course, you will have access to some of the world's best facilities.

We've invested more than £100 million in the development of our campus, new facilities and new resources.

University Wide Facilities


The university has moved to home teaching and working following official COVID-19 guidance from the Scottish Government. Our staff will continue to process applications and respond to enquiries about your course during this time.  

Have a question about the course? Get in touch with the team and we'll do our best to help.

You are advised to contact the IMechE Membership Department to check your existing qualifications and gain approval for the suite of modules selected for your Further Learning Plan.

Once you have checked your qualifications with IMechE, download and complete your application.

Applicants should complete the Selection Form once approval has been sought from the IMechE, and send along with your Application Form.

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