Taught course

Engineering (Automotive)

Institution
Wrexham Glyndwr University · Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

An honours degree with at least a 2:2 classification or equivalent in an appropriate engineering discipline or relevant professional experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Glyndŵr University has a proven track of success in Automotive Engineering and Motorsport. The course contains modules covering the essential aspects of the automotive engineering field, providing a solid background for a career in the automotive engineering and motorsport sector.

Lecturers and supporting staff have the required industrial experience and are practitioners (track racing, car building. etc.).

The laboratories at Wrexham Glyndwr University are equipped with up-to-date specialist equipment and vehicles.

The programme provides the opportunity to combine practical aspects as well as simulation based projects. The university operates a computer lab with industry relevant software, e.g. CATIA, ANSYS (Mechanical and CFD).

An open and friendly atmosphere enhances the students’ learning experience. Strong links to local, national and international companies ensure the standard of teaching is industry relevant and they provide students’ with the best possible starting point into their professional career paths.

Course features

  • Strong links with the industries such as Toyota and Polybush.
  • Access to a specialist motorsport workshop as well as an industry standard production workshop to gain experience of using machinery.
  • You will be given an access to various projects (projects are changing at all times – subjected to changes - currently Glyndwr Racing Alfa 159, MX5 race car, Westfield amongst many others). Students are also currently running a Formula Student team.
  • Solid base for career progression in industry.

Fees and funding

Learn more at the fees and funding page.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
30 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries
Email
enquiries@glyndwr.ac.uk
Phone
01978 290666