• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
Gain the modern tools and techniques you need to manage 21st century engineering and manufacturing organisations. The MSc Strategic Engineering Management from University of Derby will equip you to make a significant contribution to a company’s performance and productivity.

About

Gain the modern tools and techniques you need to manage 21st century engineering and manufacturing organisations. The MSc Strategic Engineering Management from University of Derby will equip you to make a significant contribution to a company’s performance and productivity.

  • Prepare for management and leadership roles, especially in the engineering, manufacturing and supply chain fields
  • Tailor your studies to match your needs, whether you are an experienced engineering professional looking to move into management or a recent graduate exploring your career options
  • Draw on our close links with local industries and professional bodies which ensure our teaching is both contemporary and relevant
  • Keep up to date with latest thinking in areas ranging from advanced manufacturing technologies and computer simulation to enterprise resource planning and supply chain management
  • Benefit from a variety of teaching methods which give you the flexibility to study at a time and place most suitable for you

Careers

The MSc Strategic Engineering Management develops a wide range of knowledge and job-related skills that employers are seeking in many industries, including the manufacturing and service sectors.

On completion of your studies, you will be able to make a significant contribution to organisational success and will be well equipped for a variety of management and leadership roles, especially in the engineering, manufacturing and supply chain fields.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods: Application and Evaluation
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Environmental Risk and Responsibility
  • CPD and Strategic Management
  • Driving Change through Business Excellence
  • Manufacturing Systems Optimisation and Simulation

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description
      2-3 years
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

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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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).

You will normally need an appropriate engineering or science undergraduate degree (2:2 or above) or an equivalent professional qualification or significant industrial and professional experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    13500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
UK/EU fee: £690 per 20 credits

Living costs for Derby

  • 540 - 860 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

  • We have a range of scholarships and discounts available to students from outside the European Union (EU) and European Economic Area (EEA).
  • We award scholarships based on your application to study; there is no separate form to complete. All applications from eligible students will be considered for a scholarship by our international admissions team. We will notify you of your scholarship when we make you an offer, and apply your discount to your remaining fees.
  • You must be applying for a full-time degree and applications for postgraduate research, online studies, foundation and pre-sessional language programmes are not eligible for a discount or scholarship.

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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