What can I do with a mechanical engineering degree?

Befuddled by your career options? This clever little tool helps you find out exactly what you can do with your mechanical engineering degree.

What can I do with a mechanical engineering degree?


You’re a jack of all (engineering) trades: your mechanical engineering degree will give you one of the most diverse educations of all the engineering disciplines. Consequently, your skills are in demand across a range of engineering industries, such as aerospace, manufacturing, automotive, pharmaceutical and energy.

Of course, not all mechanical engineering graduates make a beeline for the engineering industry. If you’ve decided it isn’t quite your cup of tea, then your degree will give you the transferable skills to try out careers in other sectors, such as the public sector, IT, finance or business.

In short, you’ve got a whole host of career options. Forget hand-holding, it’s up to you to research your career options, so what are you waiting for? We’ve fashioned a tool to make the whole process easier. Click on the circles to take the Career Test and find out about relevant sectors and occupations. Graduate job, here we come.

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