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About the course

The MSc Computational Engineering benefits from the position of Swansea University at the forefront of international research in computational engineering.

The Computational Engineering course harnesses the expertise of academic staff to provide you with world class postgraduate training.

Our globally renowned engineers pioneer the development of numerical techniques such as the finite element method, as well as computational procedures that help to solve complex engineering problems.

You will gain a practical understanding of computer modelling, and how it plays a critical role in engineering, science and emerging areas of interdisciplinary research.

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Entry Requirements

The entry requirements for the Computational Engineering course is a first or second class honours degree in Engineering, Mathematics or similar relevant science discipline. You will also need to have an overall mark of at least 55%, however performance in key modules will also be considered. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent. Please visit our website for more information on entry requirements for the Computational Engineering course.


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