12 months
14802 USD/year
13706 USD/year
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This Engineering Management program from University at Buffalo, The State University of New York School of Engineering and Applied Sciences provides graduate study for any engineer who desires to enhance their technical competence to more effectively take leadership roles within an organization.

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Graduates of the Engineering Management program from University at Buffalo, The State University of New York School of Engineering and Applied Sciences are able to apply best practices and engineering approaches to make strategic decisions and shape policies about personnel, finance and operations.

The employment demand for engineering management is accelerating as many companies are looking to fill leadership positions to counteract the retirements of long time experienced workers. Graduates with masters degrees in engineering management are reportedly receiving among some of the highest salary increases in the country. Specifically, salaries for engineering managers are likely to be significantly higher than the salaries of engineers with several years of experience or specialized disciplines based bachelors and masters degrees alone.

In fact, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that students with a Bachelor's and Master's degrees in engineering have some of the highest salaries in the country coupled with a high job satisfaction rates.

Our Graduates

Our graduates go on to develop skills in mathematics, the sciences, communications, and humanities. Therefore, our masters of engineering management degree and concentration qualifies professionals for a diverse array of jobs, including:

  • Engineering Project Manager - has direct authority over the actions of everyone on the work site. A combination of engineering knowledge and business acumen is essential.
  • Senior Lead Analyst - this specialist ensures that engineering teams reach the most efficient outcomes on their assigned tasks.
  • Cost Systems Analyst -  a combination of financial management knowledge and engineering skills is necessary for this position. These individuals have a direct impact on the bottom line of large-scale projects.
  • Construction Management Engineer -  a construction management engineer has authority over the planning and building of a wide variety of structures in the construction industry. Issues he or she deals with daily would include: manpower, materials, and machines.
  • Industrial Management Engineer - This specialist ensures that industrial emissions are moving safely through the production system.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Engineering Management I: Leadership Principles Put to Practice
  • Principles of Engineering Management II: The Economics of Decision Making
  • Production Planning and Control: Operations Management Strategies that Work
  • Quality Assurance: Management Tools that Ensure Success
  • Case Studies in Engineering Management: Best Practice and Pitfalls to Avoid
  • Technical Communication: Corresponding in a Global Society

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We accept applications on a rolling basis throughout the year.


IELTS or TOEFL needed


30 alternative credits



On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3 (required)
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It 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.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
55 (required)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physical sciences or a related field. Applicants with non-engineering degrees are welcome to apply and will be evaluated on an individual basis.
  • Some practical engineering experience (formal job or projects) is recommended but not required.
  •  All applications are reviewed based on the cutting edge Mastermind Europe “best-fit” philosophy examining each applicant’s abilities on an individual long term “potential” basis.
  • The GRE is NOT required.
  • The $85 application fees for the fully online program will be waived for a limited time. However, completed applications are encouraged by July 15th.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14802 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7401 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    13706 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6853 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • Resident (In Person and Online): $653.46
  • Non-Resident (Fully Online ONLY): $699.67   
  • Non-Resident (In Person, Blended Online and In Person): $1,135.46


  • School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Scholarships
  • University at Buffalo Presidential Fellowships
  • National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowships
  • Arthur A. Schomburg Fellowships
  • Fulbright Programs
  • Western New York Prosperity Fellowship Program

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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