Full-time for 2018 entry: Home/EU: £13,440 Overseas: £24,640
10 November 2017
This course combines value creation with strategic development in a manufacturing environment, providing you with up-to-date knowledge of manufacturing techniques and processes.
MSc in Manufacturing Systems Engineering and Management is designed for engineering graduates interested in manufacturing systems and operations management.
It is suitable for engineers working in industry who want to make the transition to engineering manager and is also suitable for graduates with little or no work experience.
The Course Provides
Up-to-date knowledge of manufacturing techniques and processes plus applications of technology & quality tools and techniques to improve operations in the organisation.
You’ll develop an understanding of the concepts of manufacturing engineering systems as well as the skills to analyse, design and implement these systems in practice. You’ll also gain experience in the application of technology and of quality tools and techniques in order to improve operations and develop skills in strategic and operational management.
Core Modules: 1. Industrial Engineering 2. Manufacturing Process Technology 3. Operations Strategy for Industry 4. Problem Solving with Statistics 5. Quality, Reliability and Maintenance 6. Project Planning, Management and Control 7. Logistics and Operations Management
Plus one from: 1. Automation and Robotics 2. Machining Technology 3. Advanced Materials and Processes 4. The Virtual Factory
Plus one elective module from the full list of modules.
Taught material is a blend of formal lectures, seminars and practical exercises and case studies to encourage teamwork and practical grounding of the material. Module leaders are experts in their fields and are supported by external speakers working in organisations at the forefront of their fields. Industrial visits are available to all students and the course is assessed through assignments.
After Your Graduate
Our graduate career destinations include roles in the automotive, financial, energy and materials industries, at companies ranging from Jaguar Land Rover and ING Bank Turkey to Colgate Palmolive, AWE and Aruna Alloy Steels.