Rotating machinery is employed today in a wide variety of industrial applications including oil, power, and process industries.
With the continuing expansion of the applications of rotating machinery, qualified personnel are required by the increasingly large numbers of users.
Why this course?
The Thermal Power - Rotating Machinery Engineering and Management from Cranfield University is structured to enable you to pursue your own specific interests and career aspirations. You may choose from a wide range of optional modules and select an appropriate research project. An intensive two-week industrial management course is offered which assists in achieving exemptions from some engineering council requirements. You will receive a thorough grounding in the operation of different types of rotating machinery for aeronautical, marine and industrial applications.
We have been at the forefront of postgraduate education in thermal power and gas turbine technology at Cranfield since 1946. We have a global reputation for our advanced postgraduate education, extensive research and applied continuing professional development.
This MSc programme benefits from a wide range of cultural backgrounds which significantly enhances the learning experience for both staff and students
Over 90% of the graduates of the course have found employment within the first year of course completion. Many of our graduates are employed in the following industries:
- Gas turbine engine manufacturers
- Airframe manufacturers
- Airline operators
- Regulatory bodies
- Aerospace/Energy consultancies
- Power production industries
- Academia: doctoral studies
More informationVisit official programme website
- Engine Systems
- Management for Technology
- Mechanical Design of Turbomachinery
- Gas Turbine Operations and Rotating Machines
- Turbomachinery and Blade Cooling
- Gas Turbine Performance Simulation and Diagnostics
Designed for those seeking a career in the design, development, operation and maintenance of power systems. Graduates are provided with the skills that allow them to deliver immediate benefits in a very demanding and rewarding workplace and therefore are in great demand. This course is suitable for graduates seeking a challenging and rewarding career in an international growth industry.
- 12 months
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DisciplinesIndustrial & Systems Engineering Mechanical Engineering General Engineering & Technology View 125 other Masters in Mechanical Engineering in United Kingdom
A first or second class UK Honours degree (or equivalent) in engineering, mathematics, physics or an applied science.
Applicants who do not fulfil the standard entry requirements can apply for the Pre-Masters programme, successful completion of which will qualify them for entry to this course for a second year of study.
International24000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 24000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA11500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 11500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
- PgDip Full-time: £9,00
- PgDip Full-time: £19,200
- Fan Makers Bursary for MSc in Thermal Power
- ISTAT Foundation Scholarships
- GREAT China Scholarship
- GREAT Thailand Scholarship
- The Cranfield Scholarship
- Masters Loan from Student Finance England
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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