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Course summary

The MEng Advanced Vehicle Engineering will be accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, and offer fast-track progression to Chartered Engineer Status. The course provides students with the opportunity to study Advanced Vehicle Engineering, whilst encouraging applied work and hands-on involvement through the many opportunities available. LSBU is creating a world-class Advanced Vehicle Engineering facility to support these courses and meet the needs of the Automotive , future Low-carbon Vehicle and Motorsport industry. Placements are encouraged in both courses. Students will be offered a range of placements based on industry contacts in the Automotive OEM / tier suppliers, and Motorsport, and London transport networks


Year 1 • Engineering mathematics and modelling • Solid Mechanics and Materials • Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics • Electrical Circuit Analysis • Design and practice • Object Oriented Programming C++ Year 2 • Advanced engineering mathematics and modelling • Engineering Design • Solid mechanics and FEA • Dynamics and control • Thermofluids and Sustainable Energy • Machine drives and mechatronics Year 3 Optional placement year Year 4 • Electric Vehicle and Power Electronics • Vehicle dynamics and system modelling • Vehicle powertrain, sustainability and 1D-CFD • Innovation and enterprise • MEng individual project Year 5 • Technical research and professional skills • Engineering Design Analysis and Manufacturing • MEng group project • Advanced vehicle dynamics, NVH, structures and crash-safety • Advanced powertrain systems, vehicle performance, and 3D-CFD

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

International applicants

English Language Requirements for International and EU Applicants: IELTS 6.0 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 5.5) or TOEFL IBT 80 ( the minimum score required in each skills areas are: Reading 18, Listening 17, Writing 17, Speaking 20) or Pearson Test of English Academic 52 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 51)

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs A-C including Maths and English or equivalent (reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above).

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

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