Taught course

Racing Engine Systems

Institution
Oxford Brookes University · Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mathematical Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You should normally hold a first degree, equivalent to at least a British lower second-class bachelor's degree, in mechanical, automotive or motorsport engineering or a related discipline. Applicants with relevant professional experience will also be considered.

English language requirements

If your first language is not English you will require a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 overall with 6.0 in all components.

OR

An equivalent English language qualification acceptable to the University.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Accredited by:Institution of Engineering and Technology; Engineering Council

Our MSc in Racing Engine Systems is the only programme of its kind in the world. We have developed the course with the needs and requirements of race engine manufacturers in mind.

Our course will prepare you for advanced design roles with major engine manufacturers and their supply chain. You'll study strong theory-based modules. And gain a comprehensive understanding of how winning engines are created.

Many of the world's most advanced high-performance engines are designed in the UK motorsport valley, close to our location. Our unrivalled access to motorsport industry informs and directs development and delivery of the programme.

Our teaching is centred around our state-of-the-art laboratories in a purpose-designed engineering building.

Our course will help you to become a highly-skilled graduate. Many of our graduates find work with high-performance engine manufacturers, such as:

  • Ferrari
  • Mercedes HPP
  • F1 teams
  • Riccardo
  • Xtrac
  • Prodrive
  • Hewland.

Information for international students

Pathways courses for international and EU students

We offer a range of courses to help you meet the entry requirements for your postgraduate course and also familiarise you with university life in the UK.

Take a Pre-Master's course to develop your subject knowledge, study skills and academic language level in preparation for your master's course.

If you need to improve your English language, we offer pre-sessional English language courses to help you meet the English language requirements of your chosen master’s course.

Fees and funding

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries
Email
query@brookes.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1865 484848