Master in Engineering Management

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Dubai

Program Description

Master in Engineering Management

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Dubai

The Master in Engineering Management is a graduate program combining the up-to-date technology of engineering projects with management skills to give working professionals the competitive edge in a fast-changing global environment. As an international hub of world-class engineering projects, Dubai is the perfect place to undertake such a program. This concentration enables you to cover the dual aspects of being an engineering manager, both as a technologist and a business expert and will provide you with a thorough background in areas such as organizational behavior, finance, and accounting, as well as industrial engineering expertise.

You'll undertake a study program from the Saunders College of Business to complement the engineering coursework, ensuring you are well positioned to take on challenges and lead in the sector.

Flexible Timings: Class schedules cater to working professionals, providing intensive seminars offered in evenings at our campus in Dubai Silicon Oasis.

Career Options

The Master of Engineering Management degree qualifies professionals for a diverse array of exciting jobs, including:

  • Engineering Project Manager. This professional has direct authority over the actions of everyone on the work site. A combination of engineering knowledge and business acumen is essential.
  • Senior Lead Analyst. This specialist ensures that engineering teams reach the most efficient outcomes on their assigned tasks.
  • Cost Systems Analyst. A combination of financial management knowledge and engineering skills is necessary for this position. These individuals have a direct impact on the bottom line of large-scale projects.
  • Construction Management Engineer. A construction management engineer has authority over the planning and building of a wide variety of structures in the construction industry. Issues he or she deals with daily would include manpower, materials, and machines.
  • Industrial Management Engineer. This specialist ensures that industrial emissions are moving safely through the production system


Course Sem. Cr. Hrs.
First Year
ISEE-750 Systems and Project Management 3
ISEE-771 Engineering of Systems I 3
ACCT-603 Accounting for Decision Makers 3
ISEE-760 Design of Experiments 3
Engineering Management Elective 3
Electives 3
Second Year- capstone option
Engineering Management Electives 6
Electives 6
ISEE-792 Engineering Capstone 3
Second Year- research option
Engineering Management Electives 6
Electives 3
ISEE-790 Research thesis 6
Total Semester Credit Hours 33

Available Courses for Engineering Management

Required/Core Courses

ACCT-603 Accounting for Decision Makers (3)
ISEE-750 System and Project Management (3)
ISEE-760 Design of Experiments (3)
ISEE-771 Engineering of Systems (3)

Engineering Management Elective Courses (Choose 3)

GRCS-701 Research Methods (3)
SERQ-712 Breakthrough Thinking, Creativity and Innovation (3)
MGMT-740 Organizational Behavior & Leadership (3)
ISEE-728 Production System Management (3)
ISEE-770 Product and Process Design and Development (3)

Electives (Choose 3)

ISEE-691 Life Cycle Assessment (3)
ISEE-711 Advanced Simulation (3)
0EEE-600+ & MEME-600+ All available ME& EE courses as applicable to the student background & interest (3)

Exit Tool

ISEE-792 Engineering Capstone (3)
ISEE-790 Research thesis (6)


This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated March 23, 2018
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This course is Campus based
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18 months
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32,096 USD
United Arab Emirates - Dubai, Dubai
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