Study cover for Mechanical Engineering
M.Phil. On Campus

Mechanical Engineering

Swansea University

24 months
Duration
20750 GBP/year
4500 GBP/year
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About

With our close interaction with large companies such as Tata Steel and Ford, as well as small and medium-sized enterprises, the Mechanical Engineering programme from Swansea University provides an excellent base for your research as a MPhil student in Mechanical Engineering programme from Swansea University.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Across the UK and overseas, there is or has been recent work at Swansea University with companies such as:

  • Astra-Zeneca
  • British Aerospace
  • Qinetiq
  • GKN
  • Rolls-Royce
  • SKF
  • Freeport
  • One Steel
  • Barrick Gold

Research within Engineering at Swansea University is multidisciplinary in nature, incorporating our strengths in research areas across the Engineering disciplines.

Programme Aims

This Mechanical Engineering programme from Swansea University will provide students with: 

  • The opportunity to conduct high quality postgraduate research in a world leading research environment.
  • Key skills needed to undertake advanced academic and non-academic research including qualitative and quantitative data analysis.
  • Advanced critical thinking, intellectual curiosity and independent judgement.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • This MPhil in Mechanical Engineering at Swansea will enable you to undertake a substantial project led by your own interests. 
  • It is a highly respected qualification which can present a career in academia or a wider scope for employment in fields such as education, government or the private sector. 
  • A thesis of 60,000 words will be submitted for assessment demonstrating original research with a substantive contribution to the subject area. 
  • The Masters is examined following an oral examination of the thesis (a viva voce examination or viva). You will acquire research skills for high-level work and skills and training programmes are available on campus for further support. 
  • There will be an opportunity to deliver presentations to research students and staff at departmental seminars and conferences.  

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants for MPhil must normally hold an undergraduate degree at 2.1 level (or Non-UK equivalent as defined by Swansea University) in Engineering or similar relevant science discipline. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20750 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4500 GBP per year during 24 months.

Part-time fees:

  • UK students: £ 2,250
  • International students: £ 10,400

Living costs for Swansea

727 - 1379 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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.

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