Automotive Engineering at University of Hertfordshire - UCAS

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Course summary

Why MSc Automotive Engineering at the University of Hertfordshire?

  • Employment prospects: Every Formula One racing team includes a University of Hertfordshire Automotive Engineering graduate. Our students have worked for organisations including McLaren, Ferrari, and Mercedes.
  • Industry accreditation: The course is RAes and IMechE accredited and meets the further learning requirement for Chartered Engineer (CEng) registration.
  • Industry connections: Benefit from our long-established links within the automotive industry with organisations including BMW, Nissan, and McLaren who support providing work placements and attend careers fairs or practical workshops.
This MSc in Automotive Engineering is specifically designed to enhance the employment and promotional opportunities of postgraduates in mechanical and automotive engineering. The programme considers in-depth key areas of automotive technology. Its integrated design covers both the technical and management aspects of the motor industry.


Core modules: Automotive dynamics and safety; automotive electrical systems; CFD techniques.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Motor Industry, Institute of the

Entry requirements

An honours degree (at least 2:2 or above) in mechanical or automotive engineering. Other disciplines may be considered. International qualifications will be considered on the basis of their equivalence to UK qualifications, typically guided by a resource such as the National Academic Recognition Information centre (NARIC). Candidates will be required to demonstrate a suitable level of proficiency in written and spoken English. An IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) would typically be required from candidates whose first language is not English. Candidates who do not satisfy these requirements will be considered on a case-by-case basis. If you need to apply for a visa to enter the UK on acceptance to this course you will need to apply for an ATAS certificate before you are eligible to apply for UK entry clearance. Details of this requirement will be included in your offer. More information is available online. If you do not have the required level of English for entry, our academic English courses can help you to achieve this level.

Fees and funding

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Automotive Engineering at University of Hertfordshire - UCAS