This course is offered to give flexibility to students enabling you to develop specialist skills that will support a wide range of potential career paths in your chosen industry. Topics may be selected to suit both the student's and a company's requirements making this an ideal MSc degree for those seeking future employment and those currently employed in the engineering industry. The latest course survey shows a very high student satisfaction rating.
WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?
Man using a laptop to view 3d CAD layoutYou can choose from a series of modules which will be appropriate for you and your employer.
Academic staff will assist you in choosing the best topics from a comprehensive list of options.
Engineering and manufacturing industries have many areas of specialism for which you can develop expertise on this MSc course.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
You will study: -Masters Dissertation (Industry or Acedemic based) -Study Skills and Research Methods -Project Management -Financial Decision making and Risk Analysis -Leadership and People Management -Entrepreneurship and Innovation for Engineers
In addition to the above modules, you will choose 4 topics from the optional module list. Those in pursuit of a new career can choose modules to suit their career ambition while those currently employed can choose modules based on their employer's requirement.
Optional Module List -Supply Chain Management -Management of Quality -Logistics Operations -Purchasing Management -Contract Management -Global Lean and Agile Manufacture -Sustainability and Environment -Global Engineering Strategy
HOW WILL THIS COURSE ENHANCE MY CAREER PROSPECTS?
With such a large number of topics to choose from there are a wide variety of potential careers available on sucessful completion of this course. The course presents flexibility to potentially work in a number of manufacturing and service type organisations.
In the past students have secured careers in: -Supplier Development -Production Systems Design -Operations Management -Project Management
Or for those currently employed, the course can aid career progression with the advanced skills and knowledge it offers in the area of specialism you have chosen.
Attendance on the Global Leaders Programme adds to the benefits of the course.
GLOBAL LEADERS PROGRAMME
Centre for Global Engagement logoTo prepare students for the challenges of the global employment market and to strengthen and develop their broader personal and professional skills Coventry University has developed a unique Global Leaders Programme.
The objectives of the programme, in which postgraduate and eligible undergraduate students can participate, is to provide practical career workshops and enable participants to experience different business cultures.