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    Professional Doctorate in Mechanical and Design Engineering PhD/MPhil


    About This Professional Doctorate

    Course Description

    Overview

    If you're ready to take your existing expertise and knowledge in Mechanical and Design Engineering into a postgraduate research degree, Portsmouth is the perfect place to do it.

    From the phone in your pocket, to the train you take on your morning commute, much of everyday life relies on the work of engineers.

    Our current research in Mechanical and Design Engineering searches for creative and practical engineering solutions to some of society's most-pressing issues – and when you join us to study for a postgraduate research degree, you'll have the opportunity to make your own contribution to the pioneering work we're doing, and play a part in transforming our research into impact.

    Our students are already making a positive difference through their research – recent projects include using artificial intelligence to improve powered wheelchairs, creating more efficient solar panels, supporting clinicians at the local hospital, enhancing medical devices, and developing new lightweight manufacturing materials.

    And in the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF2014), we were ranked as the 3rd best new university in this area, with 61% of our research outputs rated as either world-leading or internationally excellent.

    Research degrees

    Find out about our PhD, MPhil, and PhD by Publication opportunities in Mechanical and Design Engineering below, including how to apply, entry requirements and funding your degree. For more detailed information about the application process, visit our How to Apply pages.


    Visit the Mechanical and Design Engineering PhD/MPhil page on the University of Portsmouth website for more details!

    Entry Requirements

    The entry requirements for a PhD, MPhil or Professional Doctorate include a good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject, or a master’s degree in an appropriate subject. Equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications may be considered. All applicants are subject to interview.

    If English is not your first language, you'll need English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.


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