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BEng (Hons)Motorsport Engineering

Coventry University
United Kingdom, Coventry
Tuition fee £9,250 per year
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coventry.ac.uk/..engineering-mengbeng-hons 

Overview

With 41,000 people employed in the UK motorsport industry in 2018, it is a dynamic, highly competitive industry reliant on the skill and expertise of engineers to optimise all aspects of the design, build and testing of racing cars and bikes.
This integrated master’s course, which is currently accredited by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE)*, has been designed to respond to the demand for Motorsport Engineers with strong analytical and problem-solving skills to ensure the industry remains at the cutting edge of innovation.

With extensive links to well-known automotive companies like Jaguar Land Rover, Tata and Lotus, Coventry University has a long and prestigious automotive, transport and engineering heritage.

Career opportunities

Fully accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), the course is recognised in industry, providing credibility of the technical standard of our graduates among employers, thus improving your career prospects.

Industry-related projects should give you a feel of what the demands and expectations will be in the workplace, as well as enabling you to practice and apply your skills to real motorsport engineering projects. You will also have the opportunity to gain practical, hands-on experience in preparing, running and analysing results from experimental testing and numerical analysis.

Careers options include becoming a race mechanic or race engineer or roles as a manufacturing assistant engineer, composites laminator, design engineer, dimensional management engineer or operations manager in motorsport engineering or related industries.

This degree meets an identified need for graduate level professionals to work in specialist areas such as vehicle/component design, powertrain and chassis development and testing, as well as supervisory and business roles. Our graduates have secured positions with teams such as Red Bull, Williams, Ducati, Triumph, Pilbeam Racing, McLaren and Prodrive.

When you are ready to find permanent employment, you can also receive support from faculty’s employability and placements unit EEC Futures, which won the ‘Best Placement Service in the UK’ award at the National Undergraduate Employability Awards in 2015 and 2016.

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

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

Studies commence
Oct 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: Estonia