Research course

Engineering and Tribology

Anglia Ruskin University · Faculty of Science and Engineering

Entry requirements

MPhil: You’ll need a Bachelor degree or equivalent with first or upper second class honours, in a related subject area.

PhD: You’ll need a Master degree or equivalent in a related subject area.

Please note we consider most candidates for PhD with progression from MPhil. If you want to apply for direct entry to the PhD route, you’ll also need to provide academic justification for this with your application.

For more details please visit the university website.

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

Your programme will be supported by our Engineering Analysis, Simulation and Tribology (EAST) group, which embraces the core disciplines of thermodynamics, fluid dynamics and heat transfer.

As one of our research students, you’ll be immersed in an innovative, highly equipped research environment, with your thesis project supervised and supported by an expert team.

For more details please visit the university website.

Information for international students

We welcome applications from international and EU students, and accept a range of international qualifications.

Fees and funding

For more details about fees, fundings and scholarships please visit the university website.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 - 72 months
full time
24 - 60 months


full time
18 - 36 months
part time
30 - 48 months

Further details of qualification

You will have full access to variety of CAD finite element and computational fluid dynamics simulation packages as well as full access to a scanning electron microscope, machine shop and rapid prototyping machines. Specific projects will have access to industrial experimental facilities.

Course contact details

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