Master in Product and Process Development

Mälardalen University

Program Description

Master in Product and Process Development

Mälardalen University

Master in Product and Process Development

You get an understanding of the key issues involved in modern production and logistics systems. You’ll be provided with the analytical and computing tools, their use and scope, enabling you to manage the development of the systems successfully and competitively.

The Programme

In this programme you will learn to select, initiate, plan and schedule projects using techniques such as CPM and PERT. You will acquire skills in modern production and logistics systems and will be able to analyse, evaluate and optimise the solutions.

The programme includes projects together with industry and society. This programme offers a two-year curriculum involving
a total of 120 credits. A Master’s degree in Production and Logistics Management will also provide you with an advanced base in planning and optimisation of production and logistics, including use of simulation software.

Research

Product and Process Development is part of the research profile Innovation and Product Realization (IPR) at the School of Innovation, Design and Engineering. IPR is a multidisciplinary research unit, with a unique combination of research in art and design, engineering, and innovation/entrepreneurship. The research is focused on Design Science and enhanced by the Centre for Product Realization, which hosts a variety of multidisciplinary projects in cooperation with industry and society. Within Product and Process Development, we have a number of research groups developing processes for competitive product realization. The educational programmes within Product and Process Development cover both the bachelor and master levels and include projects together with industry and society.

Employment and Future Prospects

After this programme you will be very competitive on the national and international job market. You can work in industry as a highly-skilled expert or a researcher or prospective PhD student in the area of Innovation and Product Realisation (IPR) at the School of
Innovation, Design and Engineering at Mälardalen University.

This area is a multidisciplinary research unit, with a unique combination of research in art and design, engineering, and innovation/entrepreneurship. The research is focused on Design Science and enhanced by the Centre for Product Realisation, which hosts a variety of multidisciplinary projects in cooperation with industry and society. Within Product and Process Development, we have a number of research groups developing processes for competitive product realisation, where you have the possibility to work.

Tuition fee

  • For studens outside EU/EAA
  • First semester fee: 67500 SEK
  • Total programme fee: 270000 SEK

Eligibility

A completed Bachelor's degree from an institution of higher education of three years or more, equivalent to 180 credits, within the fields of Technology/Engineering/ Economics/Business/Science, of which at least 15 credits in Mathematics/Applied Mathematics.

Nonengineering graduates are required to have at least one year of working experience in industry.

A TOEFL test result, with a minimum score of 575 with a TWE score of at least 4.5 (PBT) or 90 with a TWE score of at least 20 (iBT) or an IELTS test result with an overall band score of at least 6.5 and no band score below 5.5 or equivalent is required.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
Duration
Duration
2 years
Full time
Price
Price
270,000 SEK
Information
Deadline
Start date Sept. 2017
Place
Sweden Eskilstuna
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 years
Price 270,000 SEK
For students outside EU/EAA