University of Huddersfield

University of Huddersfield

Automotive Engineering

This courses is suitable for students with a background in mechanical, manufacturing and engineering systems, or a closely related science discipline, such as chemical, applied sciences or industrial design.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (or equivalent experience) in mechanical engineering, manufacturing engineering, engineering systems or a closely related science subject area. Applicants with other qualifications and/or experience considered on an individual basis. Overseas applicants may require an appropriate IELTS or TOEFL qualification.

Course modules

The course offers 3 main integrated strands: automotive sciences for system design and performance evaluation; computer-aided design, analysis and optimisation; noise, vibration refinement and measurement. The following modules are covered: Advanced automotive chassis systems; vehicle dynamic performance evaluation; applied computer-aided design; advanced static analysis; advanced dynamic analysis; total quality engineering; vehicle aerodynamics and air management; professional development and research methods; individual project.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods reflect the emphasis of the course on the ability to apply knowledge and skills, and are diversely linked to examination, assignment, project work, research and lab activities.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,800 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 13,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 800 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Huddersfield Huddersfield HD1 3DH Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

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Telephone number: 
01484 473116