Doctorate On Campus

Philosophy in Engineering (PhD)

36 months
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Our Philosophy in Engineering (PhD) programme at the WMG University of Warwick will train you in rigorous research methods that will allow you to become part of an international community of scholars and industry leaders.


A Philosophy in Engineering (PhD) programme at the WMG University of Warwick is concentrated on a contribution to knowledge in a specific subject. It requires you to discover, interpret and communicate new knowledge through original research, and to present and defend research outcomes which extend the forefront of your chosen discipline.

Learning outcomes

WMG carries out applied research under the themes of Design, Materials, Manufacturing, Systems and Business. Sectors include automotive, aerospace, construction, energy and utilities, the environment, finance, food and drink, healthcare technologies, and pharmaceutical.

Our programme offers the opportunity to combine doctoral-level education with real industrial relevance. We are globally renowned for our business focus, industry collaboration and our impact in the competitive market place.

Programme Structure

Please choose an area of interest for current project ideas:

  • Experiential Engineering
  • Visualisation
  • Electrochemical Engineering
  • Engineering Materials and Manufacturing
  • Nanocomposites
  • Steels Processing
  • Sustainable Materials and Manufacturing
  • Net-Shape Manufacturing
  • Metrology
  • Automation Systems
  • Digital Lifecycle Management
  • Energy and Electrical Systems
  • Biomedical Informatics, Imaging and Healthcare Technologies
  • Business Transformation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • First or upper second class honours degree (or equivalent) in a related subject, e.g. Engineering, Computer Science, Chemistry, Physics, Maths.
  • Overseas applicants should have IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL. Pre-sessional language courses are available for applicants who narrowly miss these requirements.
  • Please see individual project adverts for any further requirements.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Coventry

656 - 1057 GBP /month
Living costs

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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