Oxford Brookes University

Oxford Brookes University

Automotive Engineering

Automotive industry design is undergoing a very swift and radical change and this course prepares automotive engineers to deal with this complex and fast development. Our applied approach to design, manufacture and testing of automotive products ensures that our graduates are ready for automotive industry, with excellent employability prospects. In addition, our location is in the heart of one of Europe's biggest concentrations of high-tech businesses and the UK motorsport valley. This offers unrivalled opportunities for students to collaborate with automotive industry and their supply chain. It keeps students abreast with the current developments in automotive technologies, production methods, processes and management techniques. Our teaching is centred around our state-of-the-art laboratories in a purpose-designed engineering building.

Entry requirements

A 1st degree equivalent to at least a British Lower 2nd Class bachelor's degree in mechanical, automotive or motorsport engineering or a related discipline. Applicants with relevant professional experience will also be considered.If the 1st language is not English students should have a minimum IELTS score of 6.0.

Course modules

Modules: advanced chassis engineering; sustainable engineering technology; advanced engineering management; noise, vibration and harshness; vehicle crash engineering; advanced vehicle aerodynamics; engineering reliability and risk management; CAD/CAM; advanced powertrain engineering; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Wheatley Campus Oxford OX33 1HX South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
01865 482727