Oxford Brookes University

Automotive Engineering

This course provides an opportunity for in-depth study of the engineering that enables and drives the automotive industry. The key components of the MSc in Automotive Engineering cover design (with a focus on vehicle chassis and performance), sustainability, reliability, aerodynamics, and issues of comfort such as noise, vibration and harshness.

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



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,810 per Whole course (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 13,730 per Whole course (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time £ 6,730 per Academic year (overseas fees) 24 months
MSc Part-time £ 2,960 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months

Campus details

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

Key information

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