Research course

Engineering (MPhil/PhD)

Lancaster University · Engineering

Entry requirements

2:1 (Hons) degree (UK or equivalent) in an engineering or associated discipline, supplemented by a masters-level qualification and a viable research project.

Months of entry

January, April, July, October

Course content

Applications for postgraduate study (full-time, part-time and industry-based) by research, leading to a PhD are welcomed. Research in the department is grouped into five main areas, each drawing on a range of different fields. The areas are:

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Engineering of Microwaves, Terahertz and Light (E-MIT)
  • Energy
  • Nuclear Science and Engineering
  • Structures, Materials and Manufacturing

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 (with no individual element below 6.0) or equivalent.

We consider tests from other providers, which can be found on our english language requirements page.

Fees and funding

Learn more at the fees and funding page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MPhil/PhD
    full time
    36-48 months
      part time
      48-84 months

      Course contact details

      Postgraduate Admissions
      +44 (0)1524 592032