• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
Through external consultation with business and industry, this MSc in Engineering Leadership and Management course at Swansea University has been designed to equip you with the vital graduate skills needed to succeed in an engineering management or leadership role.

About

This programme has been developed jointly by the School of Management and the College of Engineering. Students on the programme will benefit from being taught by both Management and Engineering academics, and will be able to take advantage of the facilities within both faculties.

Over this year-long course you will develop the critical skills and knowledge required for a position in management or leadership role within the engineering sector.

Informed by the modern needs of industry, this multidisciplinary course contains key modules that deliver a broad introduction to management, alongside more detailed and engineering-specific subjects.

Traditional classroom teaching is combined with online learning, interactive workshops and seminars. Group work is a key component together with industry-focused projects. All modules are delivered on an “intense” basis, over isolated periods of two weeks.

Career opportunities

Graduates of the  Engineering Leadership and Management course at Swansea University are strongly positioned for rewarding management opportunities in Engineering and also other sectors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • MSc Engineering Leadership and Management Project
  • Engineering Technology, Innovation and Application
  • Circular Economy and Sustainable Engineering
  • Smart Manufacturing
  • Immersive Systems
  • Strategy
  • Leadership and Complexity Management
  • Risk and Project Planning

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    570

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • This programme does not recognise GRE® scores.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

  • The typical entry requirements for the MSc Engineering Leadership and Management are a first or second class honours degree in Engineering, or a relevant science discipline.
  • If English is not your first language you will need an acceptable pass in an approved English Language qualification to make sure you get the full benefit from studying at Swansea. We consider a wide range of qualifications, including the Swansea University English Test, the British Council IELTS test (with a score of at least 6.5 and 5.5 in each component).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19050 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19050 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10600 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Swansea

  • 727 - 1380 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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