University of Portsmouth: Engineering (General) (Master of Philosophy - MPhil)

InstitutionUniversity of Portsmouth View institution profile
Department Faculty of Technology
Telephone 023 9284 2993
Study type Research


Research areas include: advanced polymer and composites; biomechanical engineering; control; robotics and artificial intelligence; embedded and distributed systems; design engineering; intelligent context-aware systems; manufacturing engineering; mechanical behaviour of materials; mobile and fixed terrestrial and satellite communications; security and fraud detection; thermofluids and energy engineering; engineering education research.

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Qualification Master of Philosophy - MPhil
Level RQF Level 7
Entry requirements

A good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject or a master's degree in an appropriate subject. Exceptionally, equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications will be considered. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.


Mechanical Engineering

Research areas include:

Aerospace materials
Biomechanical engineering
Design engineering
Manufacturing engineering
Mechanical behaviour of materials

Intelligent and Networked Systems

Research areas include:

Engineering education research
Intelligent and context-aware systems
Systems engineering
Telecommunication and networked systems
Control, robotics and Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Embedded and distributed systems
Mobile and fixed terrestrial, and satellite communications

Thermofluid, Petroleum and Energy Engineering

Research areas include:

Computational fluid mechanics
Multiphase flow and heat transfer
Enhanced oil and gas recovery
Flow assurance
Thermal and renewable energy systems

Location Main Site
University House
Winston Churchill Avenue


EU 4121 GBP for Year 1
England 4121 GBP for Year 1
Northern Ireland 4121 GBP for Year 1
Scotland 4121 GBP for Year 1
Wales 4121 GBP for Year 1
Channel Islands 4121 GBP for Year 1
International 14400 GBP for Year 1

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