Loughborough University

Loughborough University

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Areas of research include: textile engineering; stress analysis; engineering dynamics; robotics and control; fatigue and creep; optical information processing; business management, quality assurance; thermodynamics; laser technology; microprocessor applications; mechatronics; heat transfer; machine vision; machinery design; radioactive heat transfer; optical metrology; design of high-speed machinery; laser safety; holography; noise and vibration; bioengineering; design methods; computational fluid dynamics; intelligent aids for the disabled; railway vehicle dynamics; engineering design education; design management and methodologies; research groups: dynamics; engineering design; mechatronics; optical engineering; structural integrity; thermofluids.

Entry requirements

A good degree in a relevant discipline or equivalent substantial relevant experience.

Assessment methods

A thesis developed under supervision.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
EngD Full-time October 2016 - 4 years
EngD Full-time December 2016 - 4 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 - 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 - 5 years
PhD Full-time December 2016 - 3 years
PhD Part-time December 2016 - 5 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 - 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 - 3 years
MPhil Full-time December 2016 - 2 years
MPhil Part-time December 2016 - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Loughborough University Loughborough LE11 3TU East Midlands

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