The Propulsion and Engine Systems Engineering (Advanced Mechanical Engineering Science) MSc course offered by the University of Southampton explores the design, monitoring and analysis of propulsion and engine systems.
You’ll learn to analyse and design advanced electrical systems, and study subjects like gas turbines, internal combustion and, electrical and hybrid engines. You’ll have the opportunity to study optional modules in areas you want to learn more about, including:
- condition monitoring
- engine tribology
- noise control
- environmental aspects
- fuel cells
- spacecraft propulsion
You’ll learn from academics who are leading their fields and teaching the latest in technological 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 course will prepare you for a career in propulsion and engine systems engineering in a range of application sectors. These sectors usually have a reputation of 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.
You'll graduate with excellent analytical skills as well as significant project management and leadership skills.
- Advanced Electrical Systems
- Aircraft Propulsion
- Automotive Propulsion
- Advanced Mechanical Engineering Science (AMES)
- Advanced Sensors and Condition Monitoring
- Applications of CFD
- Engineering Design with Management
- Failure of Materials and Components
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesElectrical Engineering Aerospace Engineering Mechanical Engineering View 184 other Masters in Mechanical Engineering in United Kingdom
You’ll need a 2:1 degree in one of the following subjects:
- physical sciences
- a 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.