Research course

Mechanical Engineering

Institution
University of Birmingham · Engineering and Physical Sciences
Qualifications
PhDMSc by research

Entry requirements

A 2:1 Honours degree in a relevant subject, or an alternative qualification and/or relevant experience.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

Unlock new discoveries in an internationally acclaimed research environment that is leading innovative and transformational changes in the manufacturing sector.

By studying a PhD / MSc by Research in Mechanical Engineering you will be leading pivotal change that underpins business interests and creates a tangible impact on society. From nanotechnology to vehicle and aero-technology, our research scales the full range of engineering disciplines to examine some of the most challenging issues today and supports the manufacturing industry worldwide.

Our impactful research culture is proven with 85% of the research is acknowledged as world-leading or internationally excellent in the latest Research Excellence Framework. Research degrees in Mechanical Engineering are offered through three research specialist centres: Biomedical and Microengineering; Advanced Manufacturing Centre; and Vehicle Technology.

Guided by our high-profile academic staff in a supportive environment, our PhD options are designed to allow you to release your full potential.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

MSc by research

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgraduate@contacts.bham.ac.uk