Upper second class honours degree (2:1 or equivalent) in Engineering, Physical Sciences or a related subject.
Months of entry
Suitable for engineering, mathematics and physical sciences graduates, this course is led by world-class experts from the national Centre for Advanced Tribology at Southampton (nCATS). This programme provides a comprehensive and academically challenging exposure to modern issues in advanced mechanical engineering science. You may specialise in any relevant aspect of tribology, from the traditional concepts of friction and wear to the cutting-edge development in surface engineering and biomedical engineering.
Compulsory modules: Introduction to Advanced Mechanical Engineering Science; Tribological Engineering and Engine Tribology; Surface Engineering; Bio, Nano and Modelling Aspects of Tribology; Microstructural and Surface Characterisation; MSc Research Project
Optional modules: Manufacturing and Materials; Failure of Materials and Components; Advanced Sensors and Condition Monitoring; Experimental Mechanics; Finite Element Analysis in Solid Mechanics; Microstructural Engineering for Transport Applications; Biomaterials; Advanced Management
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Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Engineering and the Environment
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