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About Automotive Engineering
Masters degrees in Automotive Engineering equip postgraduates with the skills to design, develop and manufacture mechanical systems for a range of vehicles.
Taught MSc degrees are typical for the field, though research oriented MRes and MPhil programmes may be available at some institutions. Entry requirements normally include an undergraduate degree in an appropriate subject such as Mechanical Engineering.
Automotives are a part of our day-to-day lives: from the public transport we use to get to work, the vehicles which carry home our shopping, and the craft which delivers our mail.
These courses will train you to design and develop efficient, reliable and sustainable mechanical systems for a range of vehicles including cars, motorcycles, trucks and aviation automobiles.
You will explore techniques in electrical and electronic operation engineering, as well as software and smart systems, and wireless technologies. Consideration is also given to structural design such as aerodynamics, as well as performance, quality, durability and safety.
Careers in this field are highly diverse, ranging from aerospace engineering to maritime vehicle design, as well as manufacturing and even roles within the armed forces.
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Our Automotive Systems Engineering MSc programme aims to provide those of you with an interest in the automotive industry with knowledge and technical expertise in a wide range of automotive disciplines. Read more
The automotive industry is a vital part of the UK economy accounting for more than £77.5 billion turnover. Employing 169,000 people directly in manufacturing and investing £4 billion each year in automotive R&D. Read more
Our MSc in Mechanical Engineering with Industry course is only open to International students. Gain two years' experience in the UK and the opportunity to work in collaboration with industry on a real-life challenge. Read more
Motorsport is one of the world's most dynamic, competitive industries - and engineers that master their craft have almost unlimited career opportunities. Read more
Established for over 50 years with excellent industrial links and an outstanding record for the employment of its graduates, this course has been developed to provide the industry with high calibre engineers that are equipped with the necessary skills to advance vehicle technology to meet the demands of the future. Read more
This MSc course has been developed for the Jaguar Land Rover Technical Accreditation Scheme. The course is available on a part time basis, taking typically four years to complete. Read more
Our MSc Automotive Engineering course will teach you the skills you need to become a skilled engineer, capable of undertaking related tasks within and across different organisations. Read more
Develop your technical skills, enhance your earning potential and open up the pathway to a range of exciting careers with an MSc in an engineering specialism at the University of Sussex.
Our School of Computing, Science and Engineering is home to a range of stimulating postgraduate courses and research programmes that explore engineering, acoustics, computing, and robotics.