An MSc in Engineering with Business Management will prepare you for a career in the field of engineering at management level, equipping you with practical and theoretical knowledge of modern engineering techniques. Please note that this programme is not an MBA. It is primarily an MSc in Engineering (which accounts for 75% of the content). Management makes up a small part of this programme (accounting for 25% of content).
- Unrivalled location in the heart of London giving access to major libraries and leading scientific societies, including the BCS Chartered Institute for IT, the Institution of Engineering and Technology and the Institution for Mechanical Engineers (IMechE).
- Focus on developing a range of techniques in areas such as intelligent systems and robotics as well as management skills, emphasising both theoretical and practical elements of engineering and management topics.
- Access to speakers of international repute through seminars and external lectures, enabling students to keep abreast of emerging knowledge in the field.
- Research-led individual project supervised by leading engineering experts in their field.
Visit the website: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/taught-courses/engineering-with-management-msc.aspx
- Description -
The management content of this programme consists of three taught modules: Principles of Management, Operations Management, and Project Management.These modules provide students with a good understanding of a wide range of both general management and engineering management techniques and applications. The remainder of the programme consists of a wide range of optional modules that relate to specific areas of engineering and informatics. The final part of the programme is an individual project in an engineering and informatics topic closely linked with the Department's research activities.
- Course purpose -
A graduate in engineering or a related scientific discipline, from this programme you will gain practical and theoretical knowledge of the engineering and informatics techniques currently used within industry. This will provide valuable preparation for careers in the field of engineering at a managerial level.
- Course format and assessment -
Lectures; tutorials; seminars; laboratory sessions; optional career planning workshops.
Assessed through: coursework; written examinations; final project report.
Via the Department’s Careers Programme students are able to network with top employers and obtain advice on how to enhance career prospects. Our graduates have gone on to have very successful careers on a managerial level, working in key positions within manufacturing, engineering or engineering management.
How to apply: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/apply/taught-courses.aspx
About Postgraduate Study at King’s College London:
To study for a postgraduate degree at King’s College London is to study at the city’s most central university and at one of the top 20 universities worldwide (2015/16 QS World Rankings). Graduates will benefit from close connections with the UK’s professional, political, legal, commercial, scientific and cultural life, while the excellent reputation of our MA and MRes programmes ensures our postgraduate alumni are highly sought after by some of the world’s most prestigious employers. We provide graduates with skills that are highly valued in business, government, academia and the professions.
Scholarships & Funding:
All current PGT offer-holders and new PGT applicants are welcome to apply for the scholarships. For more information and to learn how to apply visit: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/pg/funding/sources
Free language tuition with the Modern Language Centre:
If you are studying for any postgraduate taught degree at King’s you can take a module from a choice of over 25 languages without any additional cost. Visit: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/mlc