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Full time | Park Campus | 18 months | 19-JAN-22

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Full time


18 months

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Engineering Management

Course type


Course Summary

What is Engineering Management MSc?

This course will equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills for engineering management to advance your career as a leader within a competitive international engineering environment. You’ll develop your understanding of key aspects of engineering management and explore how they fit into the context of modern industrial sectors. We’ll also provide you with opportunities to address the challenges, problems and solutions involved in engineering management.

This course has been designed for students interested in developing their careers in both theoretical and practical areas of engineering management. It can also prepare you to continue your studies to doctorial level research.

You’ll become an effective multi-disciplinary engineer with the creative, technical, management and research skills you need to work in the broad spectrum of modern industry. Students successfully completing this course will be able to make an immediate contribution to a company’s performance and operations within the broad spectrum of modern industry.

Study style

Modules will be delivered through a series of lectures covering core concepts and material, and will be developed further during workshop/laboratory sessions where students will complete a number of associated and linked practical tasks. The assessment is 100% coursework and report based.

You’ll have the chance to work both as an individual and as part of a team on an industrial engineering management project. You’ll also complete an advanced research project.

Possible careers

Graduates from this course can go on to work as:

  • Industrial Engineer
  • Industrial Manager
  • Academic Research Professional or Doctoral Student.


This module aims to give students an understanding of what it takes to start up their own business or become drivers of innovation within existing organisations and understand the internal barriers to success. The aim of the course is to develop students understanding of methods for identifying and realising opportunity, business planning and thinking through to the necessary resources for a new innovation.
Operation Research (EG7503)
Financial Management for Engineers (EG7505)
Engineering Management Decisions and Statistics (EG7501)

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

BSc or BEng (min Honours 2:2) in general engineering, electrical, electronics, mechanics or computing. We welcome applications from mature students (aged 21 and over) and do not necessarily require the same academic qualifications as school leaving applicants though the entry requirements still apply. Some courses require several years of working experiences in the relevant industry.

University information

Students joining the University of Gloucestershire will be able to become an integral component of a creative, professional community of 1,000 postgraduate students, 2,000 staff and an alumni network of 40,000 graduates. The university has recently been ranked 6th globally in the Postgraduate Research Experience Survey 2019 and has a growing reputation for its high level of satisfied students and excellent teaching. The university strives to...more

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