Kingston University London

Course Introduction

The programme takes an applied approach: dealing with complexity, whilst conceiving, designing, prototyping and producing modern cars. It offers opportunities to translate current and emerging automotive technologies into future products. Utilising applied research, students have the opportunity to do their own research within an individual industry'relevant capstone project. This includes preparation of a scientific paper, providing students an opportunity for that first breakthrough into publishing their work.

Course Modules

Modules include: Engineering research techniques, entrepreneurship and quality management; control systems with embedded implementation; vehicle aerodynamics and structural analysis; an engineering individual project. Optional modules: advanced CAD/CAM systems; green technology for automotive industry; commercial vehicles structural design, systems and dynamics.

Course Additional Entry

An Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline, such as automotive or mechanical engineering, and/or suitable industrial experience; international students must have an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £12,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £5,900  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £6,250  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £2,950  Academic year. First year home fees