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Technology Ventures with Design Engineering

University of Strathclyde

24 months
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21850 GBP/year
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About

This unique and exciting two-year Technology Ventures with Design Engineering programme provides you with the opportunity to study and benefit from the expertise of both Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) and the University of Strathclyde.

Overview

Silicon Valley is synonymous with tech start-ups and entrepreneurship and there's so much opportunity and funding in the region that entrepreneurs see it as a fertile ground for turning ideas into a reality.

This degree allows you to combine the best of Silicon Valley and Glasgow City Innovation District, creating the perfect combination for students wishing to develop the necessary skills to launch ventures that solve society’s biggest challenges. Studying a Masters in Technology Ventures with Design Engineering at the University of Strathclyde and Carnegie Mellon University, you'll develop specialist skills in: entrepreneurship; technology innovation; business models and strategy; systems thinking and modelling; people, organisation and technology; design management

Careers

Design engineers use technical knowledge, mathematical and design skills to create innovative solutions and products to problems across a diverse range of industries.

As a design engineer you can be involved in almost every aspect of the product journey, from the initial concept, design, development, testing and management of projects to the manufacturing. Product design engineers use technical knowledge, mathematical problem solving skills and a passion for designing and refining the usability of luxury to everyday items, across a diverse range of industries.

Roles may have responsibilities such as:

  • Concept, specification, tender and development of new projects or components
  • CAD, CAM systems to design and visualise projects to clients or internally within teams
  • Model making, prototyping and product testing
  • Analysis on how to improve existing products, including complex calculations
  • Leadership including effective communication with clients, colleagues, contractors and managing other team members
  • Project management including ensuring projects are delivered to a timescale, to standard and within a budget

Programme Structure

Year 1 studied at Cernegie Mellon University. Year 2 studied at Strathclyde.

Courses include:

  •  Global Design
  •  Product Modelling & Visualisation
  •  Design Methods
  •  Design Management
  •  Postgraduate Individual Project
  •  Postgraduate Group Project
  •  Engineering Risk Management
  •  Sustainable Product Design & Manufacturing
  •  Advanced Materials & Production Technology
  •  Remanufacturing
  •  Mechatronic Systems Design Techniques
  •  Supply Chain Operations
  •  Enterprise Resource Planning
  •  Fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma
  •  Systems Thinking & Modelling
  •  Advanced Materials & Production Technology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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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
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum cumulative GPA 3.0 from an accredited institution (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc., Higher Learning Commission or U.S. Dept. of Education), or international equivalent, in a technical engineering discipline. Examples include: Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Material Sciences and/or Mechanical Engineering

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21850 GBP/year
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  • National

    8850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8850 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • England, Wales & Northern Ireland: £9,250

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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