Taught course

Engineering Design

Institution
Loughborough University · School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent international qualification) in a relevant science, technology, engineering or maths discipline.

Applicants with qualifications slightly below this level, alternative qualifications and/or professional experience will also be considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our MSc design engineering programme enables you to work effectively in an engineering design role, in the design of products, processes or systems at an overall or detail level.

A balance of theory and practice is applied to the solving of real engineering design problems and all projects meet the product design requirements of one of our many co-operating companies.

Core study areas include structural analysis, engineering management and business studies, computer aided engineering, product design and human factors, engineering design methods, sustainable product design, the innovation process and project management, sustainable development: the engineering context and a project.

Our Engineering Design MSc is designed to meet the challenges of the rapidly changing global market; the availability of well-designed products, processes and systems is the foundation of successful commercial enterprises. You will develop the technical and transferable skills highly sought after by industry or academic research.

We are engaged in a large portfolio of high quality research in many areas of core mechanical engineering aspects. We are ranked 3rd in the UK for overall quality of research in mechanical, manufacturing, aeronautical and chemical engineering in the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014). The School has also received a Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education, in recognition of the research being carried out.

We are one of the UK’s largest engineering schools and have an outstanding international research reputation which drives everything that we do. This cutting edge research feeds directly into the content of our programmes meaning you’ll be taught the latest developments by world leading experts.

Who should study this programme?

Our MSc Engineering Design is suitable for students who are looking to work effectively in an engineering design role, be that a role in the design of products, processes or systems, at either management, overall, or detail levels.

Information for international students

https://www.lboro.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/international-students/

Fees and funding

http://www.lboro.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees-funding/

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 - 72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
pgenquiries@lboro.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1509 227158