Taught programmes

Register for email alerts
Order prospectus
Open days and events
Apply now

Automotive Systems Engineering MSc

Future career prospects

Graduates from this programme work primarily in product design and development groups and are sought after by a wide range of automotive companies. Students that wish to pursue other careers are well-equipped to work in a wide range of sectors within the vehicle industry.

Graduate destinations

Recent graduate destinations include: 

  • BFCEC, Key Account Manager
  • Bahrain Training Institute, Automotive Instructor
  • Changan UK R&D Center, Software Engineer
  • EADS Astrium (France), Structural Dynamics Engineer
  • Galliford Try, Estimator
  • J J Electric Ltd (Thailand), Purchase Engineer
  • Jaguar Land Rover, multiple job roles including Electrical Engineer, Chassis Electronics Intern, Automotive Engineer, Chassis Electronics Engineer, Electrical Systems Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Powertrain Specialist Engineer, Project Engineer, Vehicle Dynamics CAE Analyst, Electrical Systems Engineer; Shell, Graduate Production Engineering
  • TVS Motor company (India), Testing Engineer

The information published here reflects the currently intended course structure and module details. Updates may be made on an annual basis and revised details will be published through Programme Specifications ahead of each academic year.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees cover the cost of your teaching, assessment and operating University facilities such as the library, IT equipment and other support services. The standard tuition fees for this course are:

Taught ProgrammesUK/EUInternational
PGT Band 3 £9,000 £20,500

University fees and charges can be paid in advance and there are several methods of payment, including online payments and payment by instalment. Special arrangements are made for payments by part-time students.

Funding

A number of scholarships and bursaries are available (dependent on eligibility):

Find out more about the support available for international students and UK/EU students undertaking a research degree or a taught programme.

Our students

Olumide

"The teaching experience is really amazing, everything you learn is applicable for modern and future technology and we also have lecturers from the industry to show us how the knowledge is applied in real-world."

MSc Automotive Systems Engineering

Amy

"I chose Loughborough because I liked the course, and wanted to improve my knowledge, and be career competitive."

Msc Automotive system engineering

Michael

"Building my own unmanned aerial vehicle has been the highlight so far. In the Autonomous Systems lab we put together our own vehicles so that they may be controlled by algorithms running either on a ground station PC or a small processer on-board the vehicle."

PhD student

Olumide

"The teaching experience is really amazing, everything you learn is applicable for modern and future technology and we also have lecturers from the industry to show us how the knowledge is applied in real-world."

MSc Automotive Systems Engineering

Amy

"I chose Loughborough because I liked the course, and wanted to improve my knowledge, and be career competitive."

Msc Automotive system engineering

Michael

"Building my own unmanned aerial vehicle has been the highlight so far. In the Autonomous Systems lab we put together our own vehicles so that they may be controlled by algorithms running either on a ground station PC or a small processer on-board the vehicle."

PhD student