This Computational Engineering Design (Advanced Mechanical Engineering Science) MSc course offered by the University of Southampton explores the latest techniques, methods and simulation software used in computational engineering and design. We'll teach you how design ideas are created, tested and how to work with industry.
Computational modelling is important to industries such as:
On this master of science in computational engineering, you’ll learn to use simulation software tools to see how designs will work in practice. We’ll teach you to use advanced numerical methods and to apply design search and optimisation principles to solve problems.You’ll learn from academics at the forefront of their fields, they teach the latest in technology advancements. Studying at Southampton gives you access to a global network of companies, shared facilities and specialist expertise to enhance your learning.
This master's programme is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) as meeting the academic requirement for Further Learning, for Chartered Engineer registration. Candidates must hold a BEng/BSc undergraduate first degree that is accredited for Chartered Engineer (CEng) registration to comply with full CEng registration requirements.
This master’s course will prepare you for further research in computational engineering design or to work in a range of application sectors. These sectors have a reputation for offering good starting salaries and excellent career progression opportunities.
In the UK, our graduates work across different organisations and application areas, including in the following sectors:
- power generation
In addition to engineering careers, many of our graduates go into other employment such as finance and consultancy, where the numeracy and excellent communication skills developed on the programme are highly valued.
- Advanced Computational Methods
- Design Search and Optimisation (DSO) - Principles, Methods, Parameterizations and Case Studies
- Advanced Mechanical Engineering Science (AMES)
- Numerical Methods
- You must also choose from the following modules:
- Advanced Finite Element Analysis
- Advanced Partial Differential Equations
- Aircraft Structural Design
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesBio & Biomedical Engineering Mechanical Engineering Computer Sciences View 174 other Masters in Mechanical Engineering in United Kingdom
You’ll need a 2:1 degree in one of the following subjects:
- physical sciences
- an engineering-related subject
International24400 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24400 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
EU and international students pay £24,400.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.