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Design, Manufacture and Engineering Management PhD

Design, Manufacture and Engineering Management PhD

Key information

Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Manufacturing Engineering Engineering Management Engineering Design

Course type


Course Summary

This course enable students to undertake cutting edge research work for a period of up to three-and-a-half years. It's expected the outcomes of this research will represent a significant and original advancement of knowledge in the chosen field and will be published in leading science and/or engineering journals, as well as in the end of programme doctoral thesis. PhD programmes can be self-funded or sponsored by industry, the University, a research council, or combination of these. An Industrial Doctorate is an industrially-focused three-year equivalent research project and PhD education, conducted jointly by a private sector company, an Industrial PhD candidate and the University of Strathclyde. The Industrial PhD candidate is employed by the company throughout the time enrolled at the University, with the employer covering the fees.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time


42 months

Start date


Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have a first or 2:1 UK Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in a relevant discipline from a recognised academic institution.

University information

Located in the heart of Glasgow, Scotland’s largest city, the University of Strathclyde offers a fantastic experience, where you will enjoy flexible, innovative learning and excellent facilities. Many of their courses can be studied part-time or by distance learning, where you can carry out most of your studies off campus using their virtual learning environment, MyPlace. Their campus offers excellent facilities including state of-the-art...more