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Manufacturing Engineering

The programme will equip you with a range of skills and techniques appropriate for companies working in the field of advanced manufacturing and engineering. This programme builds on the experience developed at undergraduate level and provides a progression route for graduates from relevant programmes in mechanical and manufacturing engineering.

Entry requirements

An honours degree in a relevant engineering subject with a minimum 2.2 classification or a professional qualification of equivalent standing together with such relevant professional experience as deemed appropriate by the School.

English language requirements

Non-UK applicants will be expected to have demonstrated competence in English language equivalent to a minimum of IELTS 6.0. Applicants who have studied and successfully achieved a UK degree within 24 months of the start of the MSc are exempt from this requirement.

Course modules

Core modules: Advanced materials; optical measurement and inspection; manufacturing process engineering; manufacturing management; research skills; project management; automation systems; supply chain modelling; project. Option modules: Advanced engineering design; operations research; safety and reliability; alternative energy systems; modelling Matlab and Simulink; programming for engineering; LabVIEW.

Assessment methods

You will gain knowledge and skills on this course through lectures and directed student-centred learning, such as case studies.

You will also have the opportunity to complete open-ended reports and project work to demonstrate your understanding of topics.

Assessment is through a combination of coursework including case study reports and assignment submissions plus short class tests. Some modules also include testing of problem solving skills through a combination of unseen written examinations.

Modules including CAD software and professional skills include assessment of your development, as well as, attainment in these areas.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 7,050 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 14,450 (Year 1) International 1 Years

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