Brunel University London

Brunel University London

Automotive and Motorsport Engineering

This programme aims to create graduates with qualities and transferable skills for challenging employment in the motorsport and automotive industries. The programme will help students develop the imaginative and creative skills necessary for a successful career in this field both at national and international levels.

Entry requirements

A UK 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification in an engineering or technology discipline; other subjects in a related discipline, including but not limited to physics and mathematics will be considered and assessed on an individual basis; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 6 (with at least 5.5 in writing, listening, reading and speaking); TOEFL paper-based test 550 (with at least 4 in the test of written English); TOEFL internet-based test 79 (with at least 18 in reading, 17 in listening, 20 in speaking and 17 in writing); Pearson 51 (with at least 51 in all subscores); BrunELT 60% (with at least 55% in all areas).

Course modules

Modules include: Research methods and sustainable engineering; racing team management and vehicle testing; advanced vehicle dynamics, IC engines, materials and manufacturing; group project; dissertation. Optional modules: advanced CAD and manufacturing; advanced thermofluids; racing legislation, finance and sponsorship; racing vehicle design and performance.

Assessment methods

Assessments include examinations; assignments; group projects; individual projects; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Brunel University London Uxbridge UB8 3PH South East

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