Product Design Engineering
Why Product Design Engineering?
Product Design Engineering at the University of Glasgow is run jointly with The Glasgow School of Art, and the degree course is designed to build your background of mechanical engineering knowledge whilst nurturing your creative and innovative talents in order to design new products.
Through the four (or five for MEng students), your time spent on campus at the University of Glasgow will gradually decrease whilst the time spent at the Glasgow School of Art will increase; this reflects your development as your background engineering knowledge grows and you're given time and space to show your talents in a design environment.
If you know you have creative abilities and want to use them in your career, but also want to gain technical expertise in order to solve challenging problems in an imaginative manner, then this course if you. Upon graduation, your main strengths will lie in your capacity for creative synthesis - likely primary tasks in your future career will be the design and development management of engineering products.