Taught course

Automotive Engineering

Institution
University of Huddersfield · Department of Engineering and Technology
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Honours degree (or equivalent experience) in: Mechanical Engineering; Manufacturing Engineering; Engineering Systems or a closely related science subject area. You are encouraged to apply if you have other qualifications and/or experience and can demonstrate that you are equipped with knowledge and skills equivalent to Honours degree level. For applicants whose first language or language of instruction is not English you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, will be considered acceptable, or equivalent.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Modern industries rely on engineering innovations and continuous advancement in this field means that today's engineers enjoy dynamic and rewarding career opportunities. Automotive engineering generally leads the field in the development of materials and manufacturing techniques; as well as in the application of computer software programs within the design process and in the vehicles themselves.

This course is designed for the aspiring automotive engineer who wishes to work at the forefront of automotive technology. If you have a background in mechanical, manufacturing and engineering systems, or a closely related science discipline, such as chemical, applied sciences or industrial design, then this is the course for you.

This course will equip you with the advanced practical skills and expert knowledge needed to succeed in the industry. You will be taught by staff who are leading experts in their field and supported by an excellent range of industry standard equipment, including an open plan design studio equipped with design and analysis software and an advanced automotive laboratory with vehicle and engine test facilities including a four-post ride simulator, wind tunnel and thermal imaging facilities.

Information for international students

For applicants whose first language or language of instruction is not English you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, will be considered acceptable, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24-36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
The Admissions and Marketing Office (N272 and N274)
Email
compeng@hud.ac.uk
Phone
01484 473116