MSc Electric Vehicle Engineering

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Degree

UCAS CODE

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Start Date(s)

Attendance

Learning

UCAS POINTS

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September 2024

  • Full time, 1 year
  • Part time, 2 years
  • On campus
FullTime
CM2258
Degree with Placement Year

UCAS CODE

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Start Date(s)

Attendance

Learning

UCAS POINTS

UCAS points will be updated soon

September 2024

  • Full time, 2 years
  • On campus
FullTime
CM2259

Fees and Funding

Here's the fees and funding information for each year of this course

September 2024

Attendance

Fee

Note

Home
Full time 1/2 years
£10,800
Per year. Year 2 Industrial Placement Fee - £3,500
Part time
£1,800
Per 30 credit module
International
Full time 1/2 years
£15,960
Per year. Year 2 Industrial Placement Fee - £3,500

Overview

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

MODULES

  • Core Modules
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    Applied Research and Engineering Practice 1

    Applied Research skills are key to addressing engineering challenges and providing creative solutions. The module aims to provide students with an opportunity to explore a research topic in depth, with appropriate research methods,  interpret the results in an engineering context, provide critical discussion and conclusions, and compose a research dissertation. The students will undertake this in subject areas relevant to the programme they are enrolled on. It also allows them to plan and execute their work plan and manage their time as well as exercising their engineering judgement and applying principles of engineering practice. They are encouraged to experience engineering as problem-solving, considering the systematic processes that engineers use to define and resolve problems.

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    Intelligent Transport Systems

    This module aims to provide an introduction to the key concepts of transportation policy, transportation modelling and safety, along with an understanding of the technological and legal aspects of transportation as well as an awareness of environmental issues. The objective is to provide you with the knowledge that will enable you to become competent practitioners in transport systems and transport infrastructure areas.

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    Electrical Automotive Engineering Practice

    This module aims to introduce the key concepts of electric vehicle systems. It is designed to improve the understanding of the Electric Vehicles with the focus on electrical powertrain system, vehicle dynamics, vehicle simulation techniques, control of various electric vehicle subsystems. The module is designed to improve the knowledge of communications system, cyber security focusing on autonomous vehicles. The objective is to provide you with the knowledge needed to become a competent practitioner in electric vehicle systems. 

    Optional Modules
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    Automation and Robotics

    This module develops your knowledge and understanding of industrial and mobile robots, including other key components and software which make up robotic systems; and provides you with knowledge of a wide range of topics in the field of robotics, including the development of robots in the context of industrial applications and mobile robots.

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    Thermo-mechanical Energy Conversion

    The module provides detailed coverage on the thermodynamics, heat transfer, and fluid mechanics aspects of thermo-mechanical energy conversion systems reinforcing main concepts, formulations, design, and analyses. Waste mechanical energy is the inevitable by-product of objects in motion and exists in the form of vibrations, shocks, or strains. As the demand for energy continues to increase, it has now become ever so important to harvest large amount of heat produced by technology (servers, data centres, solar panels, power plants, oil refineries etc.) that would otherwise be wasted by converting it into usable energy. Waste heat can be easily converted efficiently to electricity or hot water for district heating or industrial thanks to cogeneration. Direct conversion of thermal and mechanical energy into electricity is the main focus in this module.

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    Industrial Placement

    This module aims to provide students with an opportunity to undertake a placement in a relevant industrial environment, allowing them to develop their technical and professional skills in a real work setting that complements their academic program. The main topics of study include activities such as job search, CV and interview preparation to secure a placement. Students will then complete an Industrial Placement at a sponsoring organisation, ideally tailored to their interests and aspirations while meeting the needs of employers. The emphasis is on applying existing knowledge and skills in the workplace and acquiring new professional skills that enhance their overall development. The subject discipline may vary widely, providing students with a diverse range of experiences.

HOW YOU'LL LEARN

HOW YOU'LL BE ASSESSED

CAMPUS and FACILITIES

Docklands Campus

Docklands Campus, Docklands Campus, London, E16 2RD

WHO TEACHES THIS COURSE

The teaching team includes qualified academics, practitioners and industry experts as guest speakers. Full details of the academics will be provided in the student handbook and module guides.

YOUR FUTURE CAREER