Taught course

Race Car Aerodynamics

Institution
University of Southampton · Aeronautics and Astronautics
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Upper second class honours degree (2:1 or equivalent) in Engineering, Mathematics, Physical Sciences or a related subject; please note that this specialist course recruits a small number of students who must have a specific background at first degree level in fluid dynamics/ aerodynamics.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our MSc Race Car Aerodynamics emphasises the fundamentals of aerodynamics and centres on the analysis, modelling and measurement of turbulent flows associated with high-performance race cars. It suits graduates or qualified individuals from engineering, scientific and mathematical backgrounds wishing to specialise in aerodynamics for highspeed vehicles.

Compulsory modules: Applications of CFD; Experimental Methods for Aerodynamics; Race Car Aerodynamics; Race Car Design/ GDP; Turbulence: Physics and Modelling; MSc Research Project

Optional modules: two from: Advanced Computational Methods I; Numerical Methods; Advanced Computational Methods II; Automobile Systems; Automotive Propulsion; Design, Search and Optimisation; Flow Control; Systems Reliability; Wing Aerodynamics

Information for international students

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/international.page

Fees and funding

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/fees-funding/pg-fees-funding.page

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Engineering and the Environment
Email
pgtapply.fee@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 4651