M.Sc. Online

Quality Management

Robert Gordon University

12 months
12000 GBP/year
12000 GBP/year
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This MSc Quality Management programme at Robert Gordon University is an online course with multiple study options, enabling you to undertake the course at your choice of pace and without taking a career break.  


You will explore this dynamic discipline through theoretical and practical learning and discover how quality management can be applied to the work environment and add value to an organisation. You will learn to analyse risk at a strategic and operational level and identify suitable controls to eliminate, reduce or transfer such risks.

The Quality Management programme at Robert Gordon University will provide you with a comprehensive underpinning on the areas required to manage quality in contemporary organisations, including Total Quality Management (TQM), Strategic Quality Management, Quality, Environmental and Sustainability Systems and Performance Management.

Job Prospects 

Quality management is a skill which is sought after by industry globally and this course will equip you with the knowledge and expertise for a career as a leading quality professional. The course is designed to enable you to add value to an organisation, in terms of developing and influencing strategy whilst understanding processes, performance measurement techniques and benefits management.

Our graduates have gone on to have successful careers in a variety of industry sectors including energy, built environment, engineering, manufacturing, health (NHS), banking, supply chain and finance. Roles they have moved into include Quality Manager, Reliability Manager, Project Quality Controller, Data Manager, Lead Auditor and Quality Auditor.


This course is accredited by the Chartered Quality Institute (CQI) and you will be eligible to apply for a student grade of the CQI during your studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Personal and Research Skills for Professionals
  • Quality Management and Excellence Models
  • Operations Management
  • Quality, Environmental and Sustainable Management Systems
  • Project Leadership, Teams and Behaviours
  • Supply Chain Management  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in any subject discipline.
  • Applicants with a lower degree classification and/or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    12000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.


  • £4,500 Stage 1 and 2 (Course over 3 years)
  • £3,000 MSc Dissertation stage (Course over 3 years)
  • £6,000 Year 1 and 2 (Course over 2 years)


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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