What will I learn?

Research overview

PhD projects can cover many different fields within this discipline, for example thermodynamics/fluid mechanics, structural dynamics, mechanics and design.

This PhD is based within the Faculty of Engineering. This provides the opportunity to undertake a PhD in a wide range of research areas and work across traditional research boundaries being part of interdisciplinary teams.

The research work within the faculty spans a range of applications including medicine, aerospace and automotive engineering, energy and the construction industry, sustainable design and development and it includes work from the most fundamental studies up to near-commercial investigations.

Graduates destinations

Completing a research degree with us will ensure that you develop transferable skills that will be beneficial in a number of different careers. Graduates within the faculty have gone on to have successful careers as: researchers; production managers and directors; IT and telecommunication professionals; business, research and administrative professionals; science, engineering and production technicians; natural and social science professionals; educators.

Which department am I in?

Department of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering

Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
£19,000.00 (US$ 25,752) per year
For science or engineering based research, the international fee will be £25,000. For social science-based research, the fee will be £19,000.

This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

February 2022, April 2022, July 2022

Venue

University Park Campus

University of Nottingham,

NOTTINGHAM,

NG7 2RJ, England

Entry requirements

For international students

2:1 (or international equivalent) and / or a masters at merit level or above in a relevant subject. IELTS: 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element). TOEFL (IBT): 79 (minimum 17 in Writing and Listening, 18 in Reading, 20 in Speaking).

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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