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BEng (Hons)Automotive Engineering

Coventry University
United Kingdom, Coventry / London
Tuition fee £9,000 per year
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Accredited by The Institution of Mechanical Engineers (subject to

Choose our automotive engineering degree and you will be studying in
the city of Coventry – the heart of the UK automotive industry.

*If you choose this course you will benefit from: *

  • The opportunity to obtain a degree which is accredited by the
    Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) (subject to
  • The University’s advanced facilities, its reputation for
    teaching excellence in the engineering field, and its strong links
    with the industry
  • Excellent understanding of future transport issues by direct
    involvement with our research around low-carbon vehicles and
    intelligent transport systems
  • Our strong, longstanding links with employers in the international
    motor industry, including Jaguar Land Rover, Lotus, Ricardo, Prodrive,
    Mira, Zytek, Tata Motors and Shanghai Automotive
  • The opportunity to secure and experience an automotive engineering
    industrial placement with these companies and others
  • State-of-the-art facilities including a wind tunnel and full-size
    shaker rig and engine test cells, as used in industry
  • The chance to be involved with our Formula Student and Shell
    Eco-marathon projects, which develop your engineering and
    project-management skills

In the first two years your study will broaden your view of
automotive engineering and further your understanding of the basic
engineering concepts such as stress, dynamics, heat transfer and fluid
mechanics. You will study Vehicle Systems, Manufacturing Technology
and Materials, Mechanical Science, Electrical Science, Engineering
Applications, Solid Mechanics and Dynamics, Thermofluid Mechanics,
Analytical Modelling, Engineering Management and Design and

Years three and four allow you to select a range of options to
complement your mandatory studies, so you can tailor your degree to
your own requirements by specialising in subjects that interest you.
The choice includes: Finite Element Analysis, Vehicle Noise Vibrations
and Harshness, Reliability and Durability, Telematics, Intelligent
Transport Systems, Advanced Materials, and Manufacture.

Career opportunities

As well as the engineering expertise you will develop through the
course, we will actively encourage and support you in your preparation
for the world of work, including assisting you when it comes to
undertaking a year in industry.

Some recent student placements include: Honda, in new product
introduction; Aston Martin, in special vehicle projects data
acquisition; NP Aerospace, working on the new range of military
vehicles; Eaton Trucks, in gearbox design; McLaren Automotive, in
software test and evaluation; BMW, in vehicle trim and materials; and
Cummins Engines, on engine development and build.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application deadline
Dec 1, 2019 23:59
Europe/Vilnius time

This is a pre-deadline and we suggest to apply before this date

Studies commence
Oct 1, 2020
Apply now! Spring semester 2019/20
Application deadline
Nov 25, 2019 23:59
Europe/Vilnius time
Studies commence
Feb 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: Latvia