Lean and Agile Operations, M.Sc. | The University of Wales Trinity Saint David | Lampeter, United Kingdom
12 months
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About

This Lean and Agile Operations programme at The University of Wales Trinity Saint David will appeal to individuals who wish to enhance their knowledge of lean and agile operations. Aimed at students who have a first degree in engineering, manufacturing, logistics and supply chain management, it also helps experienced managers supplement their knowledge.

Overview

The programme has a strong focus on operations management in both industrial and service sectors. The master's programme focuses strongly on application of ideas and continuous improvement, with assessments based on real issues. Students will also acquire the knowledge expected of a Six Sigma Black Belt.

MSc Lean and Agile Operations from the The University of Wales Trinity Saint David reflects the current industrial demand for expertise in lean and agile manufacturing techniques.

This programme involves activities that play a key role in managing the extended enterprise. It involves activities that focus on designing products and processes for manufacturing while managing risk at the design stage of product development and process planning. 

Why choose this course?

  • Programme developed in partnership with industry.
  • Study at our state-of-the-art £350m Swansea Waterfront Campus.
  • The engineering department has more than 20 years' experience in delivering these courses on a full and part-time basis.
  • Course delivered by staff with many years of industrial experience.
  • Extensive industry contacts and industrial projects.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Lean and Agile Systems
  • Procurement and Supply Chain Management
  • Quality Management in an Operational Environment
  • Research Methods and Professional Development
  • Engineering Management Leadership
  • Design for Manufacture

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours degree at 2.2 or above classification in an appropriate discipline - A GPA Score of 2.5 or above.
  • The nature of the programme is such that candidates from a wide variety of backgrounds will be considered.
  • Equivalent qualifications will be considered for entry on to the programme. For example, the university would consider a candidate with a good HND, together with at least five years' relevant experience. The candidate would be expected to provide evidence to support their application.
  • Our offers are not solely based on academic results; we will also take your skills, achievement and life experience into consideration. Evidence of personal, professional and educational experience will be sought, to provide indicators of the ability of an individual to satisfy the requirements of the programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Lampeter

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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