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View Programme Profile (Academic Year: 2023/2024)
Programme NameBachelor of Science (Mechanical Engineering) [from 2024] (9204A)
DepartmentDepartment of Mechanical Engineering
FacultyFaculty of Engineering and Technology
Admission CriteriaPasses in at least five (5) subjects at the CSEC/GCE 'O' Level. The subjects must include English Language, Mathematics and Physics or Chemistry
OR
The Guyana Technical Education Examination Technician Certificate [G.T.E.E.], Parts I and II in Electrical Engineering or Telecommunications
OR
The G.T.E.E. Diploma in Science (Physics or Chemistry)
OR
The G.T.E.E. Technician Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Parts I and II
OR
The G.T.E.E. Technician Diploma in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering
OR
Applicants with an Associate of Science in Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics from the University of Guyana and from any recognized University
OR
Applicants with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics from The University of Guyana and from any recognized University.
OR
Applicants with five (5) subjects, but without Passes in English or Physics, may be permitted to write a Qualifying Examination. Applicants without Physics can take the Pre-University Physics
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Mature applicants [21 years or older in the year of admission] with the relevant technical qualifications and experience who have Passed the University of Guyana Entrance Examination (UGEE) and Pre-University Mathematics are eligible for admission into the programme.
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Students who have successfully completed the Associate of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering may be eligible for advanced matriculation (i.e., commencing Year 3) with 72 credits.
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Students who have successfully completed the Associate of Science in Industrial Engineering may be eligible for advanced matriculation (i.e., commencing Year 3) with 72 Credits
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Students who have successfully completed the Associate of Science in Aviation Maintenance from Art Williams & Harry Wendt Aeronautical Engineering School may be eligible for advanced matriculation (i.e., commencing Year 3) and will transfer an equivalent of 78 Credits
Tuition FeeFirst Year - GYD: $228,448 | USD: $5,711
Second Year - GYD: $228,448 | USD: $5,711
Third Year - GYD: $228,448 | USD: $5,711
Fourth Year - GYD: $228,448 | USD: $5,711
Industrial Attachment - GYD: $28,556 | USD: $143
First Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Delivery Mode Course Credit Remarks
CHM1102 Introduction to General Chemistry Hybrid (Online and In Class) 3
CHM1103 Chemistry Laboratory I Hybrid (Online and In Class) 1
ELE1111 Electrical Fundamentals 1 Hybrid (In Class/Online) 3
EMT1106 Engineering Mathematics I Not Specified 4
MEC1114 Applied Mechanics I (Statics) Hybrid (Online and In Class) 3
MEC1115 Engineering Drawing and CAD In Class 3
PHY1200 Foundation Physics Online 3
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Delivery Mode Course Credit Remarks
ELE1211 Electrical Fundamentals 11 Hybrid (In Class/Online) 3
EMT1206 Engineering Mathematics II Not Specified 4
ENG1203 Technical Communication Online 4
MEC1213 Material Science Not Specified 3
MEC1214 Applied Mechanics II (Dynamics) In Class 3
PHY1106 Introduction to Mechanics Online 3
PHY1191 Physics Laboratory I Online 1

Total Cost: GYD $228,448 | USD $5,711

Second Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Delivery Mode Course Credit Remarks
ECC2100 Professional Ethics in Engineering Not Specified 2
EMT2106 Engineering Mathematics III Not Specified 4
MEC2114 Strength of Materials Hybrid (In Class/Online) 3
MEC2115 Thermodynamics Not Specified 4
MEC2116 Polymers and Composite Materials Not Specified 3
MEC2118 Theory of Machines I Not Specified 4
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Delivery Mode Course Credit Remarks
ECC2200 Engineering Economics Not Specified 3
EST2200 Statistics for Experimental Design and Analysis Not Specified 3
MEC2215 Introduction to Programming for Engineers Not Specified 3
MEC2216 Materials Selection in Design Not Specified 3
MEC2218 Mechanics of Fluids Hybrid (In Class/Online) 3
MEC2219 Engineering Design Hybrid (In Class/Online) 2

Total Cost: GYD $228,448 | USD $5,711

Third Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Delivery Mode Course Credit Remarks
EMT3106 Engineering Mathematics IV Not Specified 4
MEC3101 Mechanics of Fluids I Hybrid (In Class/Online) 3
MEC3106 Applied Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer Hybrid (In Class/Online) 3
MEC3109 Strength of Materials II Not Specified 4
MEC3111 Mechanisms and Electric Circuit Not Specified 3
MEC3112 Mechanical and Industrial Equipment Not Specified 3
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Delivery Mode Course Credit Remarks
EMN3202 Research Methods Hybrid (In Class/Online) 3
EMT3206 Engineering Mathematics V Not Specified 3
MEC3201 Mechanics of Fluids II Hybrid (In Class/Online) 3
MEC3209 Mechatronics Not Specified 3
MEC3211 Mechanics of Machines Not Specified 4
MEC3212 Mechanical and Industrial Systems Not Specified 3

Total Cost: GYD $228,448 | USD $5,711

Fourth Year
Annual
Course Code Course Name Delivery Mode Course Credit Remarks
MEC4001 Project Hybrid (Online and In Class) 6
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Delivery Mode Course Credit Remarks
MEC4102 Heat Transfer I Hybrid (In Class/Online) 3
MEC4106 Hydraulic Power & Machinery I Hybrid (In Class/Online) 3
MEC4108 Computer Aided Engineering Not Specified 3
MEC4112 Instrumentation and Process Control Not Specified 3
YYY4101 Elective (3 credits) Not Specified 3 Choose one (1) of the following: MEC4103, MEC4105 OR PEG3104
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Delivery Mode Course Credit Remarks
MEC4202 Heat Transfer II Hybrid (In Class/Online) 3
MEC4206 Hydraulic Power & Machinery II Hybrid (In Class/Online) 3
MEC4212 Maintenance Engineering Management Not Specified 4
MEC4213 Manufacturing Engineering Not Specified 3
YYY4201 Elective (3 credits) Not Specified 3 Choose one (1) of the following: MEC4203, MEC4205 OR PEG4201

Total Cost: GYD $228,448 | USD $5,711

Industrial Attachment
Annual
Course Code Course Name Delivery Mode Course Credit Remarks
IND3000M Industrial Attachment- Mechanical Not Specified 0

Total Cost: GYD $28,556 | USD $143