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Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering

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Postgraduate research

Join a research team aiming to tackle society's greatest challenges by applying engineering to many important humanitarian and environmental concerns.

As a postgraduate research student in Manchester you'll benefit from our outstanding facilities, you'll work with supervisors at the very top of their field and you'll enjoy links to some of the biggest names in industry.

You can explore the research interests of MACE staff via our areas of expertise microsites. This area is under development, so if the site relevant to your PhD topic is not yet live, you can also find staff by research area.

Alternatively, explore your postgraduate research options below and learn more about what our Department has to offer.

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Postgraduate research in our Department 

PhD students discuss their research and life as a postgraduate student in the Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering: