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Mechanics and metal trades is the study of planning, designing, developing, producing, maintaining and monitoring machines, mechanical plants and systems and metal products. It includes designing and maintaining machines which produce goods and services. The focus of study in this detailed field is machines, mechanical systems and metal products.

Programmes and qualifications with the following main content are classified here:



Locksmithing and safe repairing

Mechanical engineering

Mechanical trades

Metal casting and patternmaking

Metal fitting, turning and machining

Metallurgical engineering

Precision mechanics

Sheet metal working

Steel production

Tool and die making



The study of motor vehicle mechanics and engineering is excluded from this detailed field and included in detailed field 0716 ‘Motor vehicles, ships and aircraft’.

Professional MSc in Marine Transportation (Operation of Marine Transportation)

Riga, LV

Ship’s Power Plants and Mechanisms

Batumi, GE


Joondalup , AU

Professional BSc in Marine Transportation (Marine Engineering)

Riga, LV

Professional BSc in Marine Transportation (Marine Electrical Automation)

Riga, LV

MSc Superyacht Design

Southampton, GB

Naval Engineering

Mazatlán, MX

Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering - PhD

Ann Arbor, US

Vessel Operations & Technology, B.S.

Castine, US


Joondalup , AU

Water Engineering MSc

Uxbridge, GB

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

New London, US

Marine Technology with Foundation Year (BEng Honours)

Newcastle, GB

Naval Sciences for Infantry officers

Bolivar, CO

M.Sc. Marine Sensors

Oldenburg, DE

Marine Technology with Foundation Year (MEng Honours)

Newcastle, GB

Bachelor: Engine Watchkeeping Officer / Chief Mechanic 8000kW

Saint-Malo, FR

Fishing Engineering

Mazatlán, MX

Naval Sciences for Naval officers

Cartagena, CO

Marine Engineering HNC

Inverness, GB

Nutical Sciences for Merchant officers

Cartagena de Indias, CO

Marine Engineering Operations, B.S.

Castine, US

Flow Assurance

Aberdeen, GB

Degree in Naval Technology Engineering

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, ES

Bachelor of Engineering, Maritime Technology

Turku, FI

Master in Mechanical Engineering

Szczecin, PL

FdSc Navigation and Maritime Science

Plymouth, GB
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