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Engineering Management (Part time), M.Res.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
Bolton, United Kingdom
The engineering sector is key to the UK economy contributing over one quarter of the UK’s GDP – that’s over £450 billion*. In an industry founded on innovation and enterprise, the career opportunities are excellent for those with advanced research and problem solving skills. 
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Overview

Moreover, a large number of engineering enterprises have fewer than 10 employees, so there’s a strong need for engineers with business acumen, and the project management skills that can support these enterprises to bring products to market. The University of Bolton’s MRes in Engineering Management skilfully brings these elements together, so if you’re an ambitious engineering or technology graduate seeking to develop research and business skills this master’s degree should prove an excellent investment in your future.This MRes is designed to support you to gain the theoretical knowledge needed to solve technological problems by applying analytical techniques, along with the project, financial, and personnel management skills and understanding required for commercial success in the engineering sector. Our expert staff will guide you as you develop effective project planning and management skills, gain postgraduate research and problem solving skills, and learn when to seek advice from subject experts and senior colleagues. We’ll cover integrated management systems and techniques for quality, sustainability, lean and innovation. You’ll also explore the essential elements of business management, including leadership, human resource management and marketing, and develop essential skills such as communication and time management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Skills and Methods
  • Integrated Management Systems
  • Project Management
  • Business and Management in Engineering

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    180 credits alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • Normally, you should have at least a Lower Second Class Honours degree (2.2) in an engineering-related subject, and appropriate work experience.
  • Your application will also be considered if you have alternative equivalent qualifications with extensive relevant work experience.
  • We welcome your application if you hold a degree awarded by an overseas institution. The University will assess the equivalence of your qualifications.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Bolton

  • 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.

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