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Computer Modelling and Finite Elements in Engineering Mechanics, MSc

Computer Modelling and Finite Elements in Engineering Mechanics, MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Modelling Systems Computer Appreciation / Introduction Mechanical Engineering

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

COURSE OVERVIEW

The MSc Computer Modelling and Finite Elements in Engineering Mechanics benefits from the position of Swansea University at the forefront of international research in computational engineering.

This course harnesses the expertise of academic staff to provide you with world class postgraduate training.

Our globally renowned engineers pioneer the development of numerical techniques such as the finite element method, as well as computational procedures that help to solve complex engineering problems.

You will gain a practical understanding of computer modelling, and how it plays a critical role in engineering, science and emerging areas of interdisciplinary research.

Accredited by the JBM, this MSc also gives a comprehensive foundation in the finite element method in engineering mechanics.

COMPUTER MODELLING AND FINITE ELEMENTS IN ENGINEERING MECHANICS EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates of the Computer Modelling and Finite Elements in Engineering Mechanics MSc are well placed for rewarding specialist opportunities.

Our career support services include:

  • Employability workshops, employers’ talks, bespoke events and careers fairs
  • Individual advice and guidance from professionally qualified Careers Advisers
  • Help with finding jobs, internships, work placements and volunteering opportunities
  • Access to information resources on a wide range of career management topics
  • Funding to support student internship opportunities and Student Society/Club events.

We also provide help and advice for Swansea University Alumni up to two years after you graduate.

Different course options

Full time | Bay Campus | 1 year | 28-SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

28-SEP-20

Modules

Introduction to numerical methods including ordinary and partial differential equations at masters level. The course provides an understanding of fundamental methods that form the basis of common solution techniques used in many simulators and commercial packages with wide application in science and engineering.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£10,150

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£19,050

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Usually the entry requirements for the MSc Computer Modelling and Finite Elements in Engineering Mechanics course is a first or second class honours (2.2) degree in Engineering, Mathematics, or similar relevant science discipline. You will also need to have an overall mark of at least 55%, however performance in key modules will also be considered.

University information

Located on the stunning Swansea Bay coastline, this Welsh university provides easy access to the city centre, as well as to the beaches of the spectacular Gower Peninsula. Swansea has recently been named University of the Year by students at the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2019, where it was also runner-up in the Postgraduate category. It’s also recognised as a UK top 30 research institution (Research Excellence Framework 2014). The...more