Department of
Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering

Postgraduate study


Postgraduate taught courses and research opportunities we offer:

    • Faculty of Engineering ranked 3rd in the UK for research power (REF 2014)
    • 98% of our research judged as “international quality” (REF 2014)

    • The Department of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering offers courses that cover specialist and advanced engineering subjects, combining expertise in mechanical, material and manufacturing engineering and the impact of human factors on products and systems. Our facilities include:
  • The Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Additive Manufacturing, home to our 3D Printing 
  • Computer aided design (CAD) and computer aided engineering (CAE) using industry-standard software packages
  • Range of wind tunnels including a climatic, tunnel, aeroengine test rigs and associated equipment and processes
  • Fully automated 3D and 2D laser doppler anemometers and particleimage velocimeters
  • Water jet cutting machine

Taught courses


Research opportunities

To see a full list of available Engineering research courses please visit our online prospectus.

Funded PhD studentships are also available. Please visit our PhD opportunities page to find out more.

More information about the various research groups our engineers work in is available on our research section.

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Department of Mechanical, Manufacturing and Materials Engineering

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 95 14081