Loughborough University

Loughborough University

Engineering Design

This programme enables students to work effectively in an engineering design role, whether that role concerns the design of products, processes or systems, at an overall or detail level; a balance of theory and practice is applied to the solving of real engineering design problems; all projects meet the product design requirements of one of the many co-operating companies.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in any engineering discipline, or HND with appropriate industrial experience; applicants with a lower 2nd Class Honours degree are considered on a case-by-case basis.

Course modules

Core modules: structural analysis; engineering management and business studies; computer aided engineering; product design and human factors; engineering design methods; sustainable product design; the innovation process and project management; sustainable development: the engineering context; major project.

Assessment methods

Examinations in January and May with coursework throughout the programme; project assessed by written report, presentation and exhibition.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01509 222496