The Department of Engineering has a rich research background, which can be a huge advantage to any prospective postgraduate student in our fields of expertise.
We pride ourselves on not only our world leading research, but also our links to significant industry partners. It is a very challenging and exciting time to become an Engineer and Durham University provides the perfect environment to begin this journey.
Attend our In-person Open Day, your way! Our Open Day is a great way to see Durham and experience the university first hand.
We'll have a range of activities throughout the day, so you can tailor the Open Day to your schedule.
A number of scholarships are available to apply, including British Council, CONACyT. In particular, the newly launched MSc Energy Engineering Management programme offers 8 scholarships (value of each scholarship is 25% of the tuition fee); see here for more details. Others scholarships are listed here. Please click the links to check eligibility and time of application. The department also offers 15 prizes to the students of outstanding performance at the end of each academic year.
Postgraduate (Taught) Admissions
Admission Tutor Dr Pete Matthews talks about postgraduate (taught) admissions.
The Postgraduate Programmes in the Department of Engineering are divided into the Taught Master of Science Degree Programmes, which involve a substantial portion of classroom-based learning, and the Research Programmes, including both the Doctor of Philosophy and the Master of Science by Research, which involve individualised training and are focused on an extensive research project/thesis.