Created in partnership with companies such as the Ford Motor Company and Jaguar Land Rover, the programme is also aimed at existing or prospective product development engineers and those working in manufacturing, particularly those working alongside product design personnel in the context of cross-functional teams and simultaneous working practice.
Students study six taught modules from a choice of nine. In addition, full-time students undertake a university-based project and part-time students undertake an industry-based project.
The Automotive Systems Engineering programme is offered by Loughborough University.
Graduates from this programme work primarily in product design and development groups and are sought after by a wide range of automotive companies. Students that wish to pursue other careers are well-equipped to work in a wide range of sectors within the vehicle industry.
Recent graduate destinations include:
The programme is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (towards Chartered status.)
This programme covers a wide range of topics; to give you a taster we have expanded on some of the core modules affiliated with this programme and the specific assessment methods associated with each module.
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First or upper second class (2:1) honours degree or equivalent in engineering or physical sciences.
A number of scholarships and bursaries are available (dependent on eligibility):
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