MSc in Engineering Management

Manchester Metropolitan University

Program Description

MSc in Engineering Management

Manchester Metropolitan University

Overview

An exciting collaboration between the University’s Business School and School of Engineering, this course aims to give engineers a deeper understanding of business and management.

You will study a number of engineering units to help keep your business skills and knowledge in an engineering context. The flexible nature of the course means you can choose any advanced engineering units.

The business units cover the key components of business and management and give engineers valuable knowledge and insights into how people and organisations behave, an understanding of financial issues facing business and know-how to improve your management skills. You will carry out a research project which can be academic or industry-based.

This course starts in September 2018 and January 2019. Please note that January starters will have a course duration of approximately 15 months.

Features and benefits of the course

  • This course provides you with the opportunity to select what you wish to study from a wide variety of engineering units.
  • Benefit from multi-disciplinary working with business and engineering.
  • Many of our academic staff who teach worked in their industry sector and have well-established links and contacts, ensuring that our curriculum is relevant for future employment.
  • New £4m heavy engineering workshop for research and teaching.
  • Research in the School of Engineering was rated 'internationally excellent' in the Research Excellence Framework (2014).
  • The main student intake is in September but it is also possible to begin studying in January.

Course details

Our engineering Masters programmes are designed to meet the needs of an industry which looks to employ postgraduates who can learn independently and apply critical thinking to real-world problems. Many of the staff who teach in the School also have experience of working in the industry and have well-established links and contacts in their industry sector, ensuring your education and training is relevant to future employment.

This course starts in September 2018 and January 2019. Please note that January starters will have a course duration of approximately 15 months.

Core units

  • Management Practice
  • MSc Engineering Project

Option units

Choose three from:

  • Smart Technologies for Power Management
  • Manufacturing Systems Management
  • Engineering Structural Integrity
  • Sustainable Energy Systems
  • Computational Mechanics
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Rail Infrastructure and Engineering Strategy
  • Sensing and Imaging
  • Industrial Communication Systems

Optional units listed in the following curriculum structures are all approved for delivery, but may not all run/be available in any one academic session.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 2:2 UK Honours degree in Physics, Mathematics, or a branch of Engineering is normally required. Equivalent EU/international qualifications are also accepted. Other professional qualifications or unclassified degrees in Engineering or Science disciplines may be considered on merit and/or with relevant professional experience.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated October 28, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2019
Duration
Duration
1 - 2 years
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
9,250 GBP
UK and EU students: Full-time: £9250 per year. Part-time: £1542 per 30 credits studied per year. Non-EU and Channel Island students: Full-time: £15,500 per year. Part-time: £2584 per 30 credits studied per year.
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Deadline
Locations
United Kingdom - Manchester, England
Start date : Sept. 2019
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Dates
Sept. 2019
United Kingdom - Manchester, England
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