University of Leicester
Applied Computation and Numerical Modelling
This course provides students with practical skills in computation and technical knowledge in numerical modelling to a level suitable for doctoral study or direct entry into industry. It is a interdisciplinary physical science course which draws on cutting edge expertise from across the College of Science and Engineering.
A 2.1 Honours degree (BSc) or equivalent in a subject with a substantial element of computing; relevant work experience.
Modules include: practical programming; scientific computing; research project. Plus 1 option module from: computational methods for partial differential equations; finite element methods. Plus 2 option modules from: topics in mathematical biology; equations in mathematical physics; particle methods in scientific computing; methods in mathematical physics; advanced fluid dynamics; advanced solid mechanics. Plus 3 option modules from: data mining and neural networks; operations research; applications in theoretical physics; computational fluid dynamics; dynamics of mechanical systems; design of discrete systems; real-time signal processing.
Assessment is through written exams, marked assignments, assessed problems, oral presentations and written project reports.
The department awards a number of scholarships to very good international applicants.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 8,910 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 16,715 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 8,910 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leicester||Leicester||LE1 7RH||East Midlands|
0116 252 5280