MSc in Motorsport Engineering

Oxford Brookes University, Faculty of Technology, Design and Environment

Program Description

MSc in Motorsport Engineering

Oxford Brookes University, Faculty of Technology, Design and Environment

MSc in Motorsport Engineering

The MSc in Motorsport Engineering course offered by Oxford Brookes provides the opportunity for you to specialise in areas such as engine technology, chassis performance, racing engineering, management, materials, simulation and data analysis.

The course provides intensive exposure to integrated design, simulation, modelling, analysis, motorsport components and racing cars. The analysis elements in the modules include structural optimisation, dynamics, internal combustion, engine thermo-fluid dynamics, vehicle performance, tuning and monitoring. Staff teaching on this course have F1 experience and design skills.

Teaching learning and assessment


Teaching methods vary according to the subject, but typically include lectures and seminars to provide a sound theoretical base, and practical work designed to demonstrate important aspects of theory or systems operation. Visiting speakers from business and industry provide valuable insights.

Coursework exercises, essays, presentations and laboratory exercises form the basis for continuous assessment.

The methods of assessment include examination and coursework, reflecting the development of academic content from the more practical aspects to the more conceptual.

Career prospects

Our graduates enjoy the very best employment opportunities, with hundreds of engineering students having gone onto successful careers in their chosen industry. Many of our students go on to work with leading motorsport companies, including directly into F1 teams and suppliers.

Entry requirements


You should normally hold a first degree equivalent to at least a British lower second-class bachelor's degree in mechanical, automotive or motorsport engineering or a related discipline. Applicants with relevant professional experience will also be considered.


English language requirements

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
Duration
Duration
12 - 24 months
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
4,960 GBP
Information
Deadline
Start date Sept. 2016
Place
United Kingdom Oxford, England
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 12 - 24 months
Price 4,960 GBP
- UK and EU; £12,440 - Non-EU