University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Engineering (Mechanical)

This course will enable you to undertake an advanced treatment of core mechanical engineering disciplines, numerical modelling and simulation of engineering systems using finite element analysis. Overall we aim to provide you with an appreciation of the national and international environment in which you are likely to work. On this course you can: use simulation and modelling application software for virtual design and manufacturing; utilise our strong links with companies and investigate real industrial problems to enhance your understanding of the profession; tie in the topic of your individual project with one of our research groups and benefit from the expertise of our actively researching academics.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject or a Master's degree in an appropriate subject. Exceptionally, equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications will be considered. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Mechanical Engineering

Research areas include:

Aerospace materials
Biomechanical engineering
Design engineering
Manufacturing engineering
Polymers
Composities
Mechanical behaviour of materials

Intelligent and Networked Systems

Research areas include:

Engineering education research
Intelligent and context-aware systems
Systems engineering
Telecommunication and networked systems
Control, robotics and Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Embedded and distributed systems
Mobile and fixed terrestrial, and satellite communications

Thermofluid, Petroleum and Energy Engineering

Research areas include:

Computational fluid mechanics
Multiphase flow and heat transfer
Enhanced oil and gas recovery
Flow assurance
Thermal and renewable energy systems

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 14,400 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2017 GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2017 GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2017 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2017 GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2017 GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2017 GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2017 GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 4 years
MPhil Full-time February 2018 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 2 years
MPhil Full-time February 2018 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time February 2018 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time February 2018 GBP 14,400 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time February 2018 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time February 2018 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time February 2018 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time February 2018 GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time February 2018 GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Part-time February 2018 GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 4 years
MPhil Part-time February 2018 GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
MPhil Part-time February 2018 GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time February 2018 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MPhil Part-time February 2018 GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years

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Key information

Contact: 
Student Recruitment Centre - Faculty of Technology
Telephone number: 
023 9284 2993