Swansea University

Swansea University

Engineering Metals for High Performance Applications in Aerospace and Related Technologies

Projects are defined by long standing industrial sponsors and address operational requirements identified by these companies. Projects are focused on the department's established areas of engineering expertise. The university is a leader in developing new manufacturing processes and products, such as functional coated steel. Research in this area is led by the SPECIFIC project, in collaboration with Tata Steel. Research into advanced, structural materials is undertaken in conjunction with the Rolls-Royce University Technology Centre (UTC) in Materials based at Swansea. These projects are funded by the EPSRC Strategic Partnership in Structural Metals for Gas Turbines.

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold an engineering or relevant physical sciences degree with a minimum level of 2.1, or a relevant Master's level qualification.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
EngD Full-time £ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees) 4 years
EngD Full-time £ 15,950 per Academic year (overseas fees) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bay Campus, Swansea Swansea SA1 8EN Wales

Key information

College of Engineering
Telephone number: 
01792 295514