University of Warwick

University of Warwick

Sustainable Automotive Engineering

Our MSc in Sustainable Automotive Engineering will provide a holistic understanding of the different technology options and methods for design, system integration, and verification that will drive the market introduction of new energy efficient vehicles. You will develop the skills to design and evaluate the next generation of automotive products that have a lower environmental impact than conventional vehicles. You will learn the latest innovations in research, technology management, and leadership that are pre-requisite for career progression within the international automotive industry. This course is ideally suited to those aspiring to become research managers and technology leaders within the strategically important areas of vehicle electrification and sustainability. You will have the management skills, technical awareness, and vision to assess different technology options within the context of environmental legislation and consumer expectations for vehicle quality, reliability, and performance.

Entry requirements

Lower 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent, in a Engineering, Computer Science, Science, Mathematics or technology related subject. Applicants whose first language is not English require IELTS: 6.5 (with no score less than 6.0), or Pearson (Academic): 62 (with no score less than 59). Other English language qualifications may be considered.

Course modules

Modules: automotive hybridisation and electrification; energy storage and high voltage automotive systems; next-generation automotive propulsion technology; lightweight materials and structures; systems modelling and simulation. Plus four additional elective modules: advanced materials and processes; design for the environment; innovation; problem solving with statistics; product design and development; quality, reliability and maintenance; supply chain management; technology management; transport techniques and management.

Sponsorship information

Warwick Manufacturing Group provide scholarships offering between 20% - 50% discount on tuition fees. Nationality specific bursaries are also available.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 12,200 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 22,340 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,200 per Whole course (EU fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL West Midlands

Key information

WMG Masters Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
02476 5 22725