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 and management units that will develop your business skills in an engineering context. The flexible nature of the course means you may select any advanced engineering units to study from a large suite of approved units.
The business theory covers the key components of business and management and gives engineers valuable knowledge and insights into how people and organisations behave, an understanding of the financial issues facing business and the know-how to improve management skills. You will carry out a research project which can be academic or industry-based.
This course starts in September 2017 and January 2018. Please note that January starters will have a course duration of approximately 15 months.
Non means-tested loans of up to a maximum of £10,000 will be available to postgraduate master’s students.
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.
About the Course
Our engineering Masters programmes are designed to meet the needs of an industry whichlooksto 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 inindustryand have well-established links and contacts in their industry sector, ensuring your education and training is relevant to future employment.
Assessment is through a combination of written reports, oral presentations, practical assignments and written examinations.
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.
31 May 2017
Recipient: Manchester Metropolitan University
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