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Industrial Engineering and Operations Management MSc

Industrial Engineering and Operations Management MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Industrial Engineering Operations Management

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course explores the decisions made to tackle management problems in business, industry and the public sector, with a focus on industrial engineering. Any of our closely related operations management courses will suit you if you have qualitative and quantitative skills and want to pursue a career in operations management: Industrial Engineering and Operations Management MSc; Information Systems and Operations Management MSc; Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc; Supply Chain and Operations Management MSc. They explore the decisions made to tackle management problems in business, industry and the public sector. They look at the methods, models and techniques that are used to resolve organisational difficulties. Integrating management techniques and the technologies they control, they will equip you with the analytical skills to understand the complexity of operational management challenges in business as well as fostering your creative thinking to generate potential solutions. Depending on your chosen course, you will undertake modules in management science for decision support; managing contemporary operations, and supply chain planning and management in semester one. During semester two, you will be able to develop in depth knowledge and skills in your chosen course and will be able to choose from a variety of options in order to focus on your career aspirations.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

The emphasis in this module is on formulating (modelling) and solving models with spreadsheets. The topics covered include: modelling principles; optimisation and linear programming; network models; introduction to integer programming; key concepts of probability and uncertainty; decision theory; queuing systems; simulation.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£12,465

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£21,465

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants need to have 2.1 (or international equivalent) in a business, engineering or science-related discipline