Research course

Mechanical Engineering

Institution
University of Bristol · Department of Mechanical Engineering
Qualifications
MSc by researchPhD

Entry requirements

An upper second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) in a relevant discipline.

Months of entry

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

Course content

Engineering research at Bristol is organised into a number of faculty-level research groups. The majority of staff in the Department of Mechanical Engineering are members of one of the following research groups:

  • Dynamics and Control
  • Solid Mechanics
  • Engineering Systems and Design
  • Ultrasonics and Non-destructive Testing
  • Robotics
  • Fluid and Aerodynamics.

Applicants are advised to contact a potential academic adviser to discuss available projects before submitting an application.

Information for international students

http://www.bristol.ac.uk/international/countries/

Fees and funding

UK students
Full time: £4,185 Part time: £2,093
International students
£19,700

A number of funded studentships are available each year, supported by research council, industrial, University or other funds. Check the faculty website for a list of currently available funded projects or check www.jobs.ac.uk. Self-funded or sponsored students are also very welcome to apply.

Further information on funding for prospective UK, EU and international postgraduate students.

Qualification and course duration

MSc by research

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Graduate School of Engineering
Email
fen-pgadmissions@bristol.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 117 954 5130