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Engineering and Management of Manufacturing Systems MSc

Engineering and Management of Manufacturing Systems MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Manufacturing Engineering

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course is suitable for graduates with science, engineering, IT or related degrees keen to develop careers in manufacturing or related industries, or academia; or graduates currently working in industry keen to extend their qualifications or pursue a career change; or individuals with other qualifications who possess considerable relevant experience. An established course developing professionals with a thorough understanding of the processes, skills and behaviours needed to create and manage competitive manufacturing operations. It majors on industrially relevant projects, team working, and transferable skills. Our graduates enjoy careers in a wide range of sectors from financial services through to health care.

There are numerous benefits associated with undertaking a postgraduate programme of study here, including: Study in a postgraduate-only environment where Masters' graduates can secure positions in full-time employment in their chosen field, or undertake academic research; Teaching by leading academics as well as industrial practitioners; Work alongside a strong research team; Dedicated support for off-campus learners including extensive information resources managed by the University's library; Consultancy to companies supporting their employees on part-time programmes, in relation to individual projects. Students will also achieve PGDip and PGCert.

Accreditation: The MSc in Engineering and Management of Engineering Systems is accredited by the Institution of Engineering & Technology (IET), Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) and the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) on behalf of the Engineering Council as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for registration as a Chartered Engineer. Candidates must hold a CEng accredited BEng/BSc (Hons) undergraduate first degree to comply with full CEng registration requirements. Institution of Engineering & Technology (IET); Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS); Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE); accreditation applies to the MSc award. PgDip and PgCert do not meet in full the further learning requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer. Your Career: Cranfield manufacturing graduates are highly sought after by industry. Many graduates take on appointments with a wide range of manufacturing enterprises or, increasingly, apply their skills to other sectors from financial services through to health care.

Different course options

Full time | Cranfield Campus | 1 year | OCT-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

OCT-19

Modules

A key element of the Master's programme is the project work undertaken. The individual research project is either industrially or Cranfield University driven. Students select the individual project in consultation with the Course Director. It provides students with the opportunity to demonstrate independent research ability, the ability to think and work in an original way, contribute to knowledge, and overcome genuine problems in manufacturing. The projects are sponsored by industrial organisations.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)

£10,250

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)

£20,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a first or second class UK Honours degree in a relevant science, engineering or related discipline, or the international equivalent of these UK qualifications. Other relevant qualifications, together with significant experience, may be considered. Students who do not fulfil the standard entry requirements can apply for the Pre-Masters programme, successful completion of which will qualify them for entry to this course for a second year of study.