Swansea University

Swansea University

Computer Modelling in Engineering

This programme is suitable for those who are interested in gaining a solid understanding of computer modelling, specialising in either structures or fluids. The taught modules provide a good grounding in computer modelling and in the finite element method, in particular. The Zienkiewicz Centre for Computational Engineering, within which this course is run, has excellent computing facilities, including a state-of-the-art multi-processor super computer with virtual reality facilities and high-speed networking.

Entry requirements

Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or above in engineering, mathematics or a similar relevant science discipline. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Finite element and computational analysis; numerical methods for partial differential equations; solid mechanics; advanced fluid mechanics; dynamics and transient analysis; communication skills for research engineers; MRes research project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 4,214 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MRes Full-time £ 16,950 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 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