University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Electrical Transportation Systems and Infrastructure

This programme develops knowledge and skills in practical electrical engineering aspects of transportation systems, with a particular focus on automotive and rail vehicles, and on power system infrastructure. Graduates of this programme will have a clear understanding of what is needed to design, build and operate these electrical transport systems and will be in demand by organisations world-wide in vehicle design, development and manufacture, and in the infrastructure to support electric transportation systems.

Entry requirements

Applicants will be expected to hold (or be expecting to attain) a 1st degree with at least a good 2nd Class Honours degree, or an equivalent qualification in an electrical engineering discipline. Evidence of relevant personal, professional and educational experience may also be taken into account.

Course modules

Study is undertaken on the electrical engineering of transportation; various transport systems and technologies; the study of motion; power systems and energy storage systems. Research projects may be taken at the student's registered university or, where possible, in industry.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,300 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,600 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,600 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,600 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,600 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,600 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,003 per Whole course (Wales) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,003 per Whole course (EU) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,003 per Whole course (England) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,833 per Whole course (International) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,003 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,003 per Whole course (Scotland) 6 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,003 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,003 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,003 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,003 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,003 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,007 per Whole course (EU) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,007 per Whole course (England) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,667 per Whole course (International) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,007 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,007 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,007 per Whole course (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiry Service
Telephone number: 
0121 414 5005