Computational Fluid Dynamics MPhil/PhD

Major code: EGPR/EGMR

Entry requirements

Candidates should have a 1st or 2.1 degree in either Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering or Applied Mathematics. A solid foundation in fluid mechanics, aerodynamics and numerical techniques and some previous experience with CFD is essential as is a working knowledge of one or more of the programming languages Fortran, C/C++. Previous experience with the Linux operating system would be a bonus.

International Qualifications

Applications from international students are welcome. International qualifications will be evaluated in line with the National Recognition Information Centre (NARIC) guidelines.

English Language Requirements

All applicants must have reached a minimum required standard of English language and are required to provide evidence of this. Qualifications accepted by the University can be found on our International webpages. Please see for English Language requirements specific to your country.

If you meet the academic requirements of the course but do not have the required level of English Language, it is possible for you to come and study at the University on one of our Pre-sessional EAP programmes.  Please see the English Language Centre website for further information about these programmes;

If you require additional English Language training during your study, the University is able to provide tuition and arrange IELTS tests through its English Language Centre, details of which are available at

IELTS6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component), apart from MSc (Eng) Product Design and Management and MSc (Eng) Advanced Manufacturing Systems and Technology which require IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component)
TOEFL iBT88 or above with minimum scores in components as follows: Listening and Writing 21, Reading – 22, Speaking 23
International BaccalaureateStandard Level 5
Hong Kong use of English AS levelC
INDIA Standard XII70% or above from and Metro State