Maintenance Engineering and Asset Management, M.Sc. | Cranfield University | Cranfield, United Kingdom
12 months
22150 GBP/year
10825 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Maintenance Engineering and Asset Management course at Cranfield University will develop the skills required to plan, implement and critically assess strategic maintenance plans through a unique blend of taught content and hands-on implementation exercises.

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Key facts

There is a growing need for maintenance engineers and asset managers who can plan the care of long life, high value assets for availability and performance. 

The ability to drive cost-effect maintenance strategies across a range of industry sectors open careers opportunities for our graduates globally.

This Maintenance Engineering and Asset Management course at Cranfield University is suitable for graduates with engineering, maths, sciences or related degrees keen to pursue careers in industrial maintenance, planning, control and management. It is also highly relevant to graduates currently working in industry keen to extend their qualifications and knowledge in this field alongside individuals with other qualifications who possess considerable relevant industry experience.


This qualification takes you on to a wide range of careers involving maintenance engineering and asset management, with responsibilities in industries including

  • Oil and Gas,
  • Aerospace,
  • Defence,
  • Power generation and distribution,
  • Nuclear,
  • Automotive,
  • Chemical and Process,
  • Manufacturing Textile,
  • Civil Infrastructure,
  • Logistics
  • Health.

The unique feature of this course is its applied and practical nature, aimed at availability of strategic assets. This course will qualify you to transform the current industry culture of OEM’s based maintenance routines to strategy based maintenance.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Maintenance
  • System Availability and Maintainability
  • Failure of Materials and Structures
  • Condition Based Maintenance
  • Maintenance Planning and Control
  • Asset Management
  • Diagnostics and Prognostics
  • Probability and Statistics in Risk and Reliability Engineering

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Although there are no set application deadlines, we recommend that you apply as early as possible to secure your place. 


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A first or second class UK Honours degree in a relevant science, engineering or related discipline, or the international equivalent of these UK qualifications. Other relevant qualifications, together with significant experience, may be considered.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22150 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22150 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    10825 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10825 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Cranfield

700 - 1300 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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