Applicants should contact a potential academic adviser to discuss available projects before submitting an application.
The department is organised into six research groups covering:
- Dynamics & Control
- Solid Mechanics
- Engineering Systems & Design
- Ultrasonics & Non-Destructive Testing
- Fluid & Aerodynamics
Graduates of the Mechanical Engineering programme offered by the University of Bristol are found in a variety of careers all over the globe, including world-leading research. Many work as consultants or as part of large-scale engineering industries.
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Areas of research included:
- Dynamics and Control
- Solid Mechanics
- Engineering Systems and Design
- Ultrasonics and Non-destructive Testing
- Fluid and Aerodynamics
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- 36 months
- 72 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Start date and deadline not fixed.
DisciplinesIndustrial & Systems Engineering Mechanical Engineering General Engineering & Technology View 8 other PhDs in Industrial & Systems Engineering in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- PhD applicants must hold/achieve a minimum of a master’s degree (or international equivalent) in a relevant discipline. Applicants without a master's qualification may be considered on an exceptional basis, provided they hold a first-class undergraduate degree. Please note, acceptance will also depend on evidence of readiness to pursue a research degree.
- MSc by Research applicants must hold/achieve a minimum of an upper second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) in a relevant discipline and demonstrate readiness to pursue a research degree.
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International24600 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24600 GBP per year during 36 months.
National4565 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4565 GBP per year during 36 months.
- UK: part-time £2,283
Living costs for Bristol
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.