Research course

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering - Research

University of Strathclyde · Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally possess a first or second class honours degree from a United Kingdom university or equivalent.

In all cases, applicants whose first language is not English shall be required to demonstrate an appropriate level of competence in the English language.

Months of entry

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

Course content

We're home to award-winning and internationally recognised research centres spanning energy, aerospace, fluids, structures and materials. Our work involves both the creation of new knowledge and understanding, and translating that new knowledge into the technologies of tomorrow.

The department’s research, teaching and industrial support work is underpinned by state-of-the-art laboratories and local-access to a 3500-node region supercomputer.

You can study an MPhil over the course of one year or a PhD over three.

You can study either degree in any of our four research groups:

Please see the course page for more information.

Information for international students

Please see the English language requirement.

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,195 p/a
International students
EU £4,195 p/a Non EU £18,000

Please see the website and the scholarship search.

Qualification and course duration


part time
48/60 months
full time
36/42 months


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)141 548 4851