Research course


University of Warwick · Department of Engineering

Entry requirements

2:i undergraduate degree and/or a Master's degree (or equivalent) in Engineering, Computer Science, Chemistry, Physics, Maths or a relevant subject

Months of entry


Course content

The PhD programme trains students in rigorous research methods that will allow them to become part of an international community of scholars and industry leaders.

Areas for PhD and EngD supervision include:

  • Additive Layer Manufacturing;
  • Automation Systems;
  • Business Transformation;
  • Cyber Security;
  • Biomedical Informatics, Imaging and Healthcare Technology;
  • Digital Lifecycle Management;
  • e-Business;
  • Energy and Electrical Systems;
  • Engineering Materials;
  • Manufacturing;
  • Electrochemical Engineering;
  • Experiential Engineering;
  • Hybrid Vehicles;
  • Industrial Materials Chemistry;
  • Manufacturing Systems;
  • Metrology;
  • Nanocomposites;
  • Product Evaluation Technologies;
  • Quality and Reliability;
  • Service Systems;
  • Smart and Connected Vehicles;
  • Steels Processing;
  • Structural Materials;
  • Supply Chain and Logistics;
  • Sustainable Materials and Manufacturing;
  • Visualisation.

Information for international students

For guidance on English language requirements, please visit this page: English language requirements

Fees and funding

There are several funding opportunities available for students applying for this course. These include external awards, wider University awards and departmental scholarships. Details can be found here: Funding

Qualification and course duration


part time
84 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)24 7652 4585