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Mechanical Engineering PhD courses

Brunel is one of the few universities that provides a broad engineering education in mechanical, aerospace, motorsport engineering, and building service engineering.

You can choose to undertake your PhD or MPhil in one of our 15 interdisciplinary research areas, and to work alongside our internationally-renowned researchers and academics. 

Reach new heights in the mechanical engineering industry with a PhD

Many of our research initiatives involve successful collaborations with industry, the public sector, business and government, in the UK and overseas – giving you the chance to apply your theories to 'real life' problems and design.

Choose your area of research

Our funded studentships become available at different times of the year. Please keep checking our page regularly to see the latest funded opportunities. We also advertise all our funded studentships as soon as they become available on the @BrunelResearch twitter account.

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Our academics in Mechanical Engineering contribute to research in these areas

Conduct your research in a dynamic and supportive environment