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Postgraduate study

Postgraduate study in the
School of Engineering

Warwick’s School of Engineering is one of the leading engineering schools in the UK. We offer a range of specialist Taught Masters courses and Research degrees

Postgraduate degrees

 Taught Masters (MSc)

Applications open for entry on 30th September 2019

Application deadline: 31st July 2019

One year full time only.

Read more about MSc Advanced Mechanical Engineering...

Applications open for entry on 30th September 2019

Application deadline: 31st July 2019

One year full time only.

Read more about MSc Biomedical Engineering...

Applications open for entry on 30th September 2019

Application deadline: 31st July 2019

One year full time only.

Read more about MSc Communications and Information Engineering...

Applications open for entry on 30th September 2019

Application deadline: 31st July 2019

One year full time only.

Read about MSc Energy and Power Engineering...

Applications open for entry on 30th September 2019

Application deadline: 31st July 2019

One year full time only.

Read about MSc Sustainable Energy Technologies...

Next entry on 30th September 2019.

Application deadline: 31st July 2019.

One year full-time or two years part-time.

Short Course option available...

Read more about MSc Tunnelling and Underground Space...

Humanitarian Engineering develops mature graduates who can 'engineer' solutions to the world's most challenging, diverse and complex issues. Collectively they develop broader thinking systems, enabling them to approach global issues such as natrual disasters, global health issues and conflicts from holistic, intelligent, sustainable and ethical perspectives.

Read more about MSc Humanitarian Engineering

 Research degrees

A 3-4 year full-time registration (5-7 years part-time) to enable your original contribution to knowledge with research, publications and thesis. We have opportunities for research in all of our research groups.

Applications open for entry, available dates are

  • 30th September 2019
  • 6th January 2020
  • 20th April 2020
  • 5th October 2020

Application deadline: No.

Read more about Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)...

What is it?

A PhD awarded for the submission of a portfolio of published research to the standard of a regular PhD.

Applications open for entry, available dates are

  • 30th September 2019
  • 6th January 2020
  • 20th April 2020
  • 5th October 2020

Application deadline: No.

Read more about PhD by Publication...

1 year full or 2 years part-time this research degree enables you to focus on a specific research topic.

Applications open for entry, available dates are

  • 30th September 2019
  • 6th January 2020
  • 20th April 2020
  • 5th October 2020

Application deadline: No.

Read about Masters by Research (MScR)...

Visiting research students.

Applications open for entry - select your preferred start date.

Application deadline: No.

Read about Visiting Research Students...

Featured PhD Scholarship

Warwick School of Engineering is seeking a PhD student interested in 'PhD Studentship in Stainless steel structures in fire: Behaviour, numerical modelling and design'.

This PhD project will focus on the behaviour and design of stainless steel structures in fire. Various instability phenomena encountered in stainless steel structural elements will be thoroughly explored. Advanced nonlinear numerical models able to replicate the behaviour of stainless steel structural members in the fire will be created by means of the finite element analysis software ABAQUS and validated against experimental results. Design methods for stainless steel elements in a fire, furnishing very accurate assessment of their behaviour at elevated temperatures, will be developed for the purpose of their future incorporation into European structural steel fire design code EN 1993-1-2.

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Taught MSc applications open for 30th September 2019.

Research degree applications open for entry, available dates are

  • 30th September 2019
  • 6th January 2020
  • 20th April 2020
  • 5th October 2020

Want to apply?

Find out how to apply, key dates and other criteria

How to apply for a Taught Masters

How to apply for a Research Degree

The Warwick advantage

 The School of Engineering is consistently in the top ten of all UK league tables

 The School has research strengths in Energy, Systems Engineering, Power Electronics, Information and Communication Technologies, Biomedical Engineering, Fluid Dynamics and Civil Engineering

 We have recently invested some £2.5 million in a refurbishment of the Engineering building, providing new teaching and research facilities

 You will benefit from our Professional Development skills training

Careers and employability

Choosing Warwick will help you lay firm foundations for your career. Our degree is attractive to employers, both in the UK and internationally.

Many sectors value the breadth of knowledge gained here, so as well as being a great start to a career in engineering, our degrees can also open doors to other careers such as banking and finance.

Student testimonials

Hear from our students about their time at Warwick, starting with Oluyemi.

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