Research course

Engineering Metals for High Performance Applications in Aerospace and Related Technologies

Swansea University · College of Engineering

Entry requirements

An EngD at Swansea University is suitable for graduates with an Engineering or relevant Physical Sciences degree with a minimum level of 2:1, or with a relevant Masters level qualification.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

Swansea is recognised as one of the UK’s leading universities for engineering.

We continue to be recognised for our excellence in research through the funding grants awarded to the College. We have received £100 million of research funding since 2008.

The EngD is a flagship project of the Engineering Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), which part-funds our EngD programmes. You will also benefit from:

• Extending your knowledge and skills to become a future leader in industry
• Enhancing your career opportunities and prospects
• Gaining experience using the latest techniques through your own research project
• Developing your expertise through a range of taught modules
• Joining a network of fellow research engineers and industry contacts

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page:

Qualification and course duration


full time
48 months

Course contact details

College of Engineering
+44 (0)1792 295514