M.Sc. Automotive Systems Engineering

  • On Campus
  • 12 months
  • GBP18950 per Year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    GBP6600 per Year (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

  • English ( Take IELTS test or Find a course )
| Loughborough, England, United Kingdom
This programme provides graduates interested in the automotive industry with knowledge and technical expertise in a wide range of automotive disciplines.



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.

Detailed Course Facts

Start dates and application deadlines

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Tuition fee
  • GBP18950 per year ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

  • GBP6600 per year ( EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

Duration full-time 12 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time
Intensity Flexible
Duration part-time 30 months
Part-time variant Flexible

Course Content

Compulsory modules
  • Project
Optional modules (select six)
  • Body Engineering
  • Manufacturing Systems and Integrated Design
  • Powertrain Calibration Optimisation
  • Sustainable Vehicle Powertrains
  • Vehicle Aerodynamics
  • Vehicle Dynamics and Control (for full time programme only)
  • Vehicle Electrical Systems Integration
  • Vehicle and Powertrain Functional Performance
  • Vehicle Systems Analysis

English Language Requirements

CAE score
193(Grade B)
TOEFL iBT® test (read more)

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First or upper second class (2:1) honours degree or equivalent in engineering or physical sciences.

Admission to UK universities often requires that students have completed a recognized Bachelor's degree. International students should consider taking a Pre-Master to gain access to UK universities when:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Work Experience

No work experience is required.

More Information


The programme is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (towards Chartered status.)

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Loughborough University

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