University of Bristol

University of Bristol

Composites Manufacture

The course aims to provide the UK composites manufacturing industry with research engineers equipped with the necessary advanced technical and leadership skills required for effective adoption of new knowledge and technologies in composites manufacture. The relevant industry areas include aerospace, automotive, marine, wind energy and construction.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours (or equivalent qualification) in an appropriate discipline.

Course modules

Units: constituents of composites; manufacturing of composite structures; laminate analysis and modelling; CAD for composites design and manufacture; mechanical performance of composites; process modelling and control in composites manufacture; design for manufacture of composites; business skills 1; business skills 2; composites manufacturing study tour.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
EngD Full-time - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Tyndall Avenue, Bristol Bristol BS8 1TH South West

Key information

Graduate School of Education
Telephone number: 
0117 954 5130