University of Derby

Motorsport Engineering

This course provides a broad mixture of theoretical and applied engineering principles, coupled with a theoretical, analytical or practical design and manufacture final project. The course has been designed to offer the maximum amount of choice possible in specialist subjects and learning modes. This means that there are some modules taught through lectures and tutorials, some through blended or e-learning. Students will study on their own, but also as part of a group on an integrated project to give them experience of working within multidimensional teams. The course will lead to accreditation at full Chartered Engineer (CEng) status.

Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree (at least 2nd class) or equivalent.

If English is not your first language, you'll also need an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

You'll study modules such as continuing professional development and strategic management; forensic engineering, failure analysis and prevention; applied internal combustion engine thermosciences; integrated control systems; environmental risk and responsibility; negotiated motorsport technical module; independent scholarship; research methods, application and evaluation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a mixture of coursework assignments, examinations and formal presentation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 670 per Module (EU fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 670 per Module (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 12,240 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 670 per Module (EU fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 670 per Module (home fees) 2 years
MSc Full-time January 2018 GBP 670 per Module (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2018 GBP 670 per Module (EU fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2018 GBP 12,240 per Module (International) 1 years
MSc Part-time January 2018 GBP 670 per Module (EU fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2018 GBP 670 per Module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Markeaton Street Campus Derby DE22 3AW East Midlands

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