Diploma Programs in Mechanical Engineering

One of the many programs college students can choose to enroll in is a diploma program. During their years of study, students have the opportunity to gain valuable knowledge and skills regarding their chosen field use them in their current or future careers. Depending on the school, this program usually takes a year or two to complete. What is a diploma in mechanical engineering? In this program,… Read more

One of the many programs college students can choose to enroll in is a diploma program. During their years of study, students have the opportunity to gain valuable knowledge and skills regarding their chosen field use them in their current or future careers. Depending on the school, this program usually takes a year or two to complete.

What is a diploma in mechanical engineering? In this program, students receive an in-depth education on mechanical engineering at a professional level, depending on the school they attend. Individuals may be able to further develop their engineering skills. Some topics that may be covered include project management, drafting, CAD, engineering management and engineering design. Analytical and mathematical skills are an important aspect of this program, and students additionally get hands-on experience with technology and materials used in the field.

One of the many benefits of earning a diploma in mechanical engineering is that individuals can use the knowledge, experience and expertise that they have gained to earn higher salaries or promotions.

Depending on where you wish to attend school, the costs involved with earning this diploma vary. Contact your desired school to get more information on the costs and on the program details as well. This is helpful in determining which institution you will go to.

Upon completion of the diploma program, graduates are eligible for a variety of careers in the field. One option is to become a mechanical engineer. Industries where mechanical engineers are found include aerospace, marine, construction, and oil and gas. Earning this diploma will greatly help individuals form a solid foundation for building their careers or to pursue a higher education.

Do you need the flexibility of learning at your own pace? If so, online courses are a great option. Earning a diploma online is also an excellent choice for international students. To get started, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Engineering Institute Of Technology
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The aim of this 18-month online learning program is to provide you with core Plant Engineering skills. The course gives extensive coverage in the various fields of Plant Engin ... +

The aim of this 18-month online learning program is to provide you with core Plant Engineering skills. The course gives extensive coverage in the various fields of Plant Engineering. Subjects are covered such as Plant Operations, Facility Management, Instrument Control Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, and Safety and Financial Management. -
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18 months
English
02 Jun 2020
Online
 
Centennial College
Toronto, Canada

Centennial College's Mechanical Engineering Technology – Design program offers courses that combine engineering theory and practice, focusing on the design and development of ... +

Centennial College's Mechanical Engineering Technology – Design program offers courses that combine engineering theory and practice, focusing on the design and development of various mechanical devices and equipment. -
Advanced Diploma
Full-time
3 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Fanshawe College
London, Canada

The machines that build our economy and help businesses thrive don't make themselves. They don't fix themselves and they certainly don't run themselves. If a career in the man ... +

The machines that build our economy and help businesses thrive don't make themselves. They don't fix themselves and they certainly don't run themselves. If a career in the manufacturing sector excites you, and you're looking for an opportunity to gain hands-on experience while studying, the Manufacturing Engineering Technician (Co-op) program is for you. By choosing the Co-op stream of the program, you'll gain real-world experience with two paid work terms, learning how to keep the economy running. -
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2 years
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MLA College
Plymouth, United Kingdom

This postgraduate qualification combines the essential skills that a senior hydrographic professional should poses, such as critical thinking and analysis, alongside communica ... +

This postgraduate qualification combines the essential skills that a senior hydrographic professional should poses, such as critical thinking and analysis, alongside communication, and management & leadership, with an academic examination of the key disciplines within hydrography. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Part-time
3 years
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Microfusa
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The Diploma in Sound Engineering is a two-year course offered by Microfusa and designed to provide the students with widest possible range of skills and knowledge on recording ... +

The Diploma in Sound Engineering is a two-year course offered by Microfusa and designed to provide the students with widest possible range of skills and knowledge on recording, mixing, sound engineering and post-production for both audio-visual and musical media. -
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2 years
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University of Johannesburg
Johannesburg, South Africa

Students who have obtained this qualification will be able to, independently, as well as under supervision, integrate analytical and practical engineering techniques and engin ... +

Students who have obtained this qualification will be able to, independently, as well as under supervision, integrate analytical and practical engineering techniques and engineering knowledge to solve well defined and open-ended engineering problems. They will also be able to select criteria to judge processes and outcomes. This qualification is intended for engineering practitioners in industry. -
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3 - 4 years
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International College of Music
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Through this 2-year program, you will develop skills to record, mix and master music and audio using the best audio production equipment and software. You will learn to apply ... +

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2 years
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The International Institute Of Plant Engineering And Design
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The flexibility analysis of piping systems is carried out by skilled persons within engineering companies. The course is created and conducted by qualified professional engine ... +

The flexibility analysis of piping systems is carried out by skilled persons within engineering companies. The course is created and conducted by qualified professional engineers and is based on years of experience. -
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6 months
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South and City College Birmingham
Birmingham, United Kingdom

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On this course, you will develop and hone a broad range of skills required to be a successful engineer in numerous engineering sectors. You'll learn the theory, and put this into practice in our brand-new mechanical engineering facility. -
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2 years
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College Boreal
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Diploma
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2 years
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Teesside University
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom

This distance learning mechanical engineering HND course is a Teesside University award delivered under licence from Pearson by Teesside University Open Learning.

This distance learning mechanical engineering HND course is a Teesside University award delivered under licence from Pearson by Teesside University Open Learning. -
Diploma
Part-time
2 - 5 years
English
Aug 2020
Online
 
Sault College
Sault Ste. Marie, Canada

The program is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills required to pursue a rewarding career as a Mechanical Technician in the steel, mining, and wind-energy ind ... +

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2 years
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Engineering Institute Of Technology
Perth, Australia

Join this interactive, LIVE ONLINE program, for 18 months part-time, to gain skills and know-how in the latest technologies in mechanical engineering

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18 months
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College Boreal
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This program follows the standards established by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities for basic levels 1, intermediate 2, and advanced 3 for the job of industrial millwright. The program covers the general concepts required for this field: safety, mathematics, AutoCAD, measuring instruments, lubricants, welding, electricity, bearings, pumps, compressors, rigging and hydraulics. Furthermore, international competition by Canadian companies has introduced to the industry a range of specialized processes, such as computer-assisted laser alignment, programmable automatons, and vibration analysis. Practical internships allow students to implement the learning and skills they have acquired in the course throughout the year. -
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