12 months full time
Fees per academic year 2013-14
UK and EU: full time £6,000
International: full time £14,750
More information is available about tuition fees and discounts.
This MSc programme is designed for graduates from engineering and science backgrounds. It aims to develop your knowledge, understanding and skills in the field of low carbon transport engineering with a focus on the application of mechanical, materials and manufacturing engineering principles. The programme is also intended to provide you with greater depth of capability in land transport technology (eg automotive, rail, mass rapid transit) enabling you to understand the technical aspects associated with managing sustainable and innovative transport engineering projects and organisations.
It will equip you to enter employment as a professional engineer in the automotive, railway and transport industries (progressing on to Chartered Engineer or equivalent status) or to other professional careers.
This degree is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) and the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). This provides industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
A second-class Honours degree or higher, or international equivalent, in a relevant engineering or related discipline. Applicants whose first language is not English require IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 79 (Internet-based), or equivalent.
A second-class Honours degree or higher, or international equivalent, in a relevant engineering or related discipline.
Applicants whose first language is not English require IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 79 (Internet-based), or equivalent.
Our INTO Newcastle University Centre can provide extra tuition to help you meet the University's English language requirements.
The UK Border Agency (UKBA) has rules for international students regarding minimum English language requirements.
See the School of mechanical and systems engineering’s website for funding opportunities.scholarships, studentships, bursaries and other funding is available from our database.
Visit our postgraduate application site.
There is no closing date for this programme. However, international students applying for September 2013 entry should apply by Friday 12 July 2013 to ensure that they have time to put appropriate arrangements in place.
Please note: As a formal condition of the offer to study at Newcastle University, students from outside the UK/EU are required to pay a deposit of £1,500 or submit an official letter of sponsorship for their chosen programme. The deposit payment is non refundable, but will be deducted from tuition fees upon registration.