2 years
Feb Oct
Study mode
Full-time & Part-time
Tuition fee (entire course)
Foreign students
USD 27,056
GBP 19,200
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

There are six research routes available within the Department of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering:

  • Aeronautics Engineering PhD / MPhil
  • Air Transport Engineering PhD / MPhil
  • Air Transport Operation, Safety and Maintenance PhD / MPhil
  • Automotive Engineering PhD / MPhil
  • Energy Engineering PhD / MPhil
  • Mechanical Engineering PhD / MPhil

The Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering Department has strong expertise in the area of Fluids Engineering. Research can be performed in topics related to:

  • Computational and experimental fluid dynamics and their applications to IC engines
  • Compressors and turbines
  • Various fluid machinery (injectors, pumps, propellers, fly wheels, marine systems)
  • Flow control
  • Boundary layer drag reduction
  • Supersonic flow
  • Energy conversion systems

Entry Requirements

  • A good first undergraduate MEng degree or MSc in a relevant subject from a UK university, or a recognised equivalent from an overseas institution.
  • A minimum IELTS score of 6.5.