University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Mechanical Engineering

The division conducts multidisciplinary research across a wide range of fields, serving industries as diverse as medicine, aerospace and automotive engineering and the construction industry; expertise within the division spans bioengineering, geomechanics, materials science, and structural engineering; research comprises a wide range of experimental investigations and predictive numerical modelling studies which are supported by the latest in computing and laboratory facilities.

Entry requirements

Applicants for PhD programmes are generally required to hold an Honours degree at 2.1 level or above (or international equivalent) in an appropriate subject; candidates are generally required to submit a research proposal with their applications; International English Language Testing System (IELTS) [Academic version] 6.0 with no less than 5 in any one element; Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) :Paper version: 550 with a minimum of 4.0 in the Test of Written English (TWE); Internet-based version: 79 with no less than 17 in any one element.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 3,980 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 17,340 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiry Team
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5559