Brunel university
 
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Year of Establishment - 1966

  1. USPs of the University
    • Provides education and research relevant to the industry and society.
    • Advocate of innovation & creativity and was one of the first ones to introduce sandwich degrees.
    • According to the Research Excellence Framework 2014, Brunel is well-established among the top research universities in the UK. 
  2. Jobs and Placements
    • Employment Rates of Graduates - Brunel graduates are among the country's most employable, with 94 percent working or studying six months after leaving university.
    • Top Recruiters - Heathrow Airport, BrandPie, Telefónica Europe, Radley Yeldar, Mars, Jim Northover Limited, Network Rail, leapSTONE, Right Management, Tata Beverages, Tetley Tea, Grant Thornton, Orange, Coats plc, MadBid, Better Lettings, KPMG, Intel, PricewaterhouseCoopers, BAE Systems, Morgan Stanley, RBC Capital Markets, Pinsent Masons, Deloitte, Barclays Capital, Ernst & Young, National Grid, Barclays, George, Cummins, Cancer Research UK, Rolls-Royce, and IBM.
  3. Infrastructural Facilities - The university has advanced laboratories for electronic imaging, bioprocessing and experimental techniques, flight, driving and train simulators, 3-D body scanner, MRI scanner, movement-capture equipment, physical therapy suite, sports and performing arts facilities, and scholarly collections of culture and contemporary literature.
  4. Residence - Some of the on-campus residence facilities available are:
    • Bishop Compl
      • Number of Rooms - 698 single rooms
      • Cost of Rooms - From £152.74 per week
    • Faraday Hall
      • Number of Rooms - 279 single rooms
      • Cost of Rooms - From £160.30 per week
    • Fleming Hall
      • Number of Rooms - 380 single rooms
      • Cost of Rooms - From £149.59 per week
    • Galbraith Hall
      • Number of Rooms - 328 single rooms
      • Cost of Rooms - From £160.30 per week
    • Isambard Complex
      • Number of Rooms - 1,188 en suite rooms
      • Cost of Rooms - From £152.74 per week
    • Lancaster Complex
      • Number of Rooms - 498 single rooms
      • Cost of Rooms - From £152.74 per week
  5. Notable Alumni - Sophie McShera, (Drama), actress; Chad Gould, (Sports Science), footballer; Nick Abbot (Psychology), radio presenter; Hajaz Akram actor; Guillaume Bayens, Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg; Hopewell Chin'ono, filmmaker and journalist; Catherine Murphy, athlete; Ralph Miliband, political theorist
  6. Location
    • Brunel University London
    • Kingston Lane
    • Uxbridge, Middlesex
    • UB8 3PH
  7. Bus Services - Buses U1, U2, U4 and U7 stop at the University's main entrance (Kingston Lane). 
  8. Train Services - Tube station Uxbridge – approx. one mile from Brunel campus. The closest mainline station- West Drayton (First Great Western Link), approximately 1.5 miles from the campus. West Ruislip Station (Chiltern Railways) - London Marylebone's mainline service (approx. 20 minutes travel time) and the North (Aylesbury, Banbury, and Birmingham) - nearly 4 Miles from the university.
  9. Nearest Airport - Heathrow Airport
  10. Nearest Hospital - Brunel Medical Centre; Hillingdon Hospital; THH
  11. Recreational Sites - Indoor Athletics Centre; Sports Centre; Sports Park

1. Department of Design

The department has a tight-knit staff, always in the pursuit of innovative real-world design ideas. Its close association with many industry experts means students have the opportunity to be recognized and to create communication networks at multiple points.

Labs/Workshops/Facilities

  • Digital fabrication laboratory, model making workshop, wood workshop, plastics workshop, metal fabrication workshop

Faculty Size and Accomplishments

  • Over the past 14 years, Dr. Richard Bonser, Vice-Dean/Reader, has received grants totaling over £ 8 m from EU, EPSRC, BBSRC, The Royal Society and the Nuffield Foundation.

Industry Collaborations

  • Delft University of Technology (Netherlands); Polytechnic University of Milan (Italy); San Francisco State University (USA); Higher Institute of Rubika Design (France)

Moreover, Design Plus is an initiative by the university wherein they work with designers who have great ideas to share, SMEs, start-ups, and so on. 
Co-Innovate is another project undertaken by Brunel University London in collaboration with the European Regional Development Fund. As a part of this project, the university connects SMEs based out of London with its academic expertise and research practices.

Masters Courses Offered By The Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees Per Year

Integrated Product Design MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

  £19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs  

  Design Strategy and Innovation MA  

  Full-Time, 1 Year  

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Design and Branding Strategy MA

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs


 

1. Department of Computer Science

The courses provided by the university in Computer Science and Business Computing cover modern trends and popular fields such as cybersecurity and artificial intelligence. The state-of-the-art facilities help students to apply their theoretical learnings into practice. 

Labs/Research Groups/Facilities

  • Brunel Software Engineering Lab, Digital Economy Research Group, Intelligent Data Analysis Research Group, Interactive Multimedia Systems Research Group, and Modelling and Simulation Digital Science and Technology Hub. 

Industry and University Collaborations For Research

  • The University of Bath (including the Institute of Policy Research); Milano - Bicocca University, Milan, Italy; University of Liverpool; Queen Mary University, London; Aston University; Ipsos MORI; Dimensions (part of Digital Science & Research Ltd.); Nanyang Technological University; Singapore University of Brasilia, Brazil Federal; University of Espirito Santo, Brazil; Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil, NHS, Qinetiq

Areas of Expertise

  • Computing methodologies including artificial intelligence, Intelligent data analysis, simulation, and mode), human-centered computing (HCI and interactive multimedia systems), software engineering, and digital economy (including IOT, trust, privacy, and cybersecurity).

Masters Courses Offered By The Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees Per Year

Data Science and Analytics MSc

  Full-Time, 1 Year  

  £19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs  

  Design Strategy and Innovation MA  

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs


2. Department of Electronics and Computer Engineering

The department allows students to develop problem-solving skills by designing, developing, and evaluating electrical equipment such as electric motors, radar and navigation systems, and automotive and aircraft communication systems.

Research Centers/Groups

  • Centre for Media Communications Research, Centre for Sensors and Instrumentation, System Engineering Research Group, Brunel Digital Science and Technology Hub, Brunel Institute of Power Systems, Centre for Electronic Systems Research, Wireless Networks and Communications Centre, Smart Power Networks. 

Faculty Size and Accomplishments

  • Professor Hamed Al-Raweshidy, Professor-Wireless Networks, and Communications Center, has written over 370 articles and cited conferences in International Journals. He is the author of the first book in radio on fiber infrastructure for mobile communications networks.

Industry Collaborations

  • Fraunhofer/HHI, Berlin, Germany (Coordinator); Telefonica I+D, Spain; VICOMTech, San Sebastian, Spain; Krakow University of Technology, Poland; Multiphase Flow Laboratory (KAIST); the University of California, Los Angeles(UCLA); Caltech, Pasadena; University of Georgia

Areas of Expertise

  • Image/video compression, Visual media processing, 3D Imaging technologies, Speech/audio processing and recognition, Media search and retrieval, Real-time signal processing, Networked media systems, Media transport and delivery over heterogeneous networks, and Virtual/augmented reality technologies

Masters Courses Offered By The Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees Per Year

  Advanced Electronic and Electrical Engineering MSc  

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Computer Communication Networks MSc

  Full-Time, 1 Year  

  £19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs  

Sustainable Electrical Power MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Wireless Communication Systems MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs


3. Department of Mathematics

Students of this department learn to set up computer program algorithms and analyze financial optimization statistical data. Its mathematics courses meet business needs and provide the skills needed for an impactful career in a variety of sectors.

Faculty Accomplishments 

  • Dr. Dalia Chakrabarty, Senior Lecturer in Statistics, is interested in developing Bayesian hypothesis tests which will be useful when the alternative model is difficult/impossible to perform in-house computing, She has recently come up with a method to optimize the misspecified parameters of a parametric model. 

Masters Courses Offered By The Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees Per Year

  Statistics with Data Analytics MSc  

  Full-Time, 1 Year  

  £19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs  

Financial Mathematics MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs


4. Department of Flood and Coastal Engineering 

The courses offered by the department teach students how to protect those communities that are prone to flooding. While the United Kingdom faces a shortage of qualified flood and coastal management engineers, Brunel has established degrees alongside the Environment Agency that are intended to be a career path immediately after graduation.

Industry Collaborations

  • The department has collaboration with two industry experts, the Environment Agency and HR Wallingford 

Masters Courses Offered By The Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees Per Year

  Flood and Coastal Engineering MSc  

  Full-Time, 1 Year  

  £19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs  


5. Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering

The students of the department use a mixture of science, mathematics, and engineering to create new concepts and improve propulsion systems & structures for the aircraft. They also gain broader engineering expertise by pursuing a degree in aerospace engineering by experimentation with fluid mechanics in mechanical engineering and electrical components in electronic and electrical engineering.

Labs

  • Computer labs with the latest software, Supersonic and subsonic wind tunnels, full engineering flight simulator, Anechoic Chamber

Masters Courses Offered By The Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees Per Year

Advanced Engineering Design MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Advanced Manufacturing Systems MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Advanced Mechanical Engineering MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Aerospace Engineering MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Automotive and Motorsport Engineering MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Biomedical Genetics and Tissue Engineering MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

  Biomedical, Biomechanics and Bioelectronics Engineering MSc  

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Building Services Engineering MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Building Services Engineering with Sustainable Energy MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Engineering Management MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Project and Infrastructure Management MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Renewable Energy Engineering MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Structural Engineering MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Structural Integrity (Asset Reliability Management) MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Sustainable Energy: Technologies and Management MSc

  Full-Time, 1 Year  

  £19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs  

Water Engineering MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Oil and Gas Engineering MSc

Full-Time, 1 Year

£19,280 or Approx INR 17.7 lakhs

Annual fees for Indians $17,340
Annual off-campus living $9,960
Source : GyanDhan's analysis & university's website as of year 2018

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