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The School of Engineering and Design
Brunel University

Study at a University rated 6th in the UK in General Engineering which also enjoys a research assessment score of 5 out of a possible 5 star and with an excellent location for international students.

Postgraduate Taught Courses

1 year full-time, 2 – 3 year part-time (study whilst working) or 3 – 5 year distance learning (study whilst at home)

  • Advanced Manufacturing Systems MSc (full-time, part-time and distance learning)
  • Advanced Mechanical Engineering MSc (full-time)
  • Aerospace Engineering MSc (full-time)
  • Automotive and Motorsport Engineering MSc (full-time)
  • Biomedical Engineering MSc (full-time)
  • Building Services Engineering MSc (full-time and distance learning)
  • Building Services Engineering Management MSc (distance learning)
  • Building Services Engineering with Sustainable Energy (full-time and distance learning)
  • Data Communication Systems MSc (full-time)
  • Design & Branding Strategy MA (full-time and part-time)
  • Design Strategy & Innovation MA (full-time and part-time)
  • Digital Broadcast Systems MSc (full-time)
  • Digital Signal Processing MSc (full-time and part-time) (new 2007) Subject to Approval
  • Distributed Computing Systems Engineering MSc - (full-time)
  • Engineering Design MSc (full-time and part-time)
  • Engineering Management MSc (full-time, part-time and distance learning)
  • Enterprise Engineering (full-time and part-time) (new 2007) Subject to Approval
  • Human-Centred Design MSc (full-time and part-time) new September 2007
  • MRes in Engineering (full-time)
  • Packaging Technology Management MSc (full-time and distance learning)
  • Process Engineering Management MSc (distance learning)
  • Sustainable Electrical Power MSc (full-time, part-time)
  • Sustainable Energy: Technologies & Management MSc (full-time)
  • Wireless Communication Systems MSc (full-time)
  • Wireless Enterprise Business Systems MSc (full-time)

  • Research

    Apart from the traditional MPhil and PhD programmes the School also offers the Doctor of Engineering (EngD) programme in Environmental Technology which is sponsored by the EPSRC, and New Route PhD programmes in Electronic and Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Systems Engineering. For further information on the School's research programmes view :

    Information about the School

    The School of Engineering and Design is one of the largest and most successful engineering and design Schools in the UK, providing a wide range of exciting, forward-looking undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Recognised as a centre of excellence in engineering and design with a strong focus on modern science and technology, the School has an international reputation in research and prides itself on high quality teaching supported by excellent research facilities. In The Times Good University Guide in 2007 Brunel General Engineering and Design was rated in the top 10 in the country.

    In the current Research Assessment Exercise, Mechanical and General Engineering scored a grade 5 and Design a grade 4 out of a possible 5 star. Many undergraduate courses are accredited with UK professional organisations including the IMechE, the IET and the Institute of Engineering Designers. Some of the IT related programmes may also apply for membership of the British Computer Society. A number of postgraduate courses enjoy accreditation and approval status with, for instance, the IMechE and CIBSE and other courses are in the process of seeking accreditation.

    The School’s high reputation has led to extensive collaborative links with industry. These links and the sandwich placement scheme have meant that the School’s graduates are highly sought after as employees.

    About Brunel University

    Brunel has much to offer students:

    Excellent location: Brunel is excellently situated 17 miles to the west of Central London and enjoys easy access to the city centre (1 hour on the underground Metropolitan line from the nearest town Uxbridge). The University is close to the London Heathrow Airport (20 minutes by car) and has close motorway links to the rest of the UK , where you might travel to all parts of the UK.

    At Brunel you have the best of all possible worlds.

    Integrated campus: Brunel University has an integrated campus where you can study, eat in the many restaurants, play sports, relax in the student union and finally rest, all within 7 minutes walk.

    Sporting facilities: at Brunel you can enjoy almost any sport that you can imagine. Indeed we have been proud to be the host University to many world-class athletics and sportsmen and women in the last 5 years. In respect to sports, we have in the last two years invested millions on sporting facilities including a fitness centre and Olympic indoor running tracks, facilities that helped London secure the 2012 Olympic games. The Sunday Times recently said Brunel University had the best sporting facilities of all London Universities.

    A supportive global community: Brunel University is proud that we have students from over 115 overseas countries. Whilst studying at Brunel you can meet students from many different cultures and countries.

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