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Engineering Capstone MSc

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Engineering Studies

Course type


Course Summary

This course is deigned to provide students with the breadth of knowledge needed to excel in senior roles. This course is aimed at both recent graduates wishing to extend their knowledge and skill within the field of engineering, and experienced and or qualified engineers, scientists, managers or leaders wishing to extend their skills or apply them in new areas. The new Capstone degree enables tailored learning pathways with extensive elective choices to meet the demands of learners across their career as well as meeting varying employer requirements. All three streams offer blended, flexible education suitable for a range of learners, and share common core modules providing essential professional competencies. This stream further provides depth in specialist topics relating to engineering and the wider complex, evolving defence and security environment. Your career: This course aims to ensure that graduates are better prepared to tackle the current and emerging demands of defence and security. Given the rapidly changing nature of this environment the education will allow graduates to recognise emerging trends and respond effectively and proactively. As the course ties together a broad technical and business base and is supported by a wide range of public and private sector organisations the qualification will be noteworthy on the CV’s of those wishing to move into strategic and operational positions in the defence and security sector. Students will also achieve PgDip and PgCert.

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Study mode

Distance without attendance


1 year

Start date


Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have a first or second class honours degree or equivalent in an appropriate discipline (usually electronics, electrical engineering or physics). Alternatively, a lesser qualification with relevant professional experience may be acceptable.

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