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Advanced Industrial and Manufacturing Systems, M.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
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The Advanced Industrial and Manufacturing Systems course at Kingston University will teach you how to select advanced manufacturing processes and materials when making new products, and how to turn innovative ideas into real products quickly, timely and within the constraints of available resources, enhancing your employability.

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Key features

  • A balanced syllabus blends aspects of technology and management to create a unique skill set, which is much sought after in industry.
  • Academic teaching is also complemented by expert speakers from industry, keeping you up to date with the challenges and developments in the real world.
  • Many modules are supported by practical workshops using the latest equipment and software. Such practical skills can easily be transferred into the working environment.

What will you study?

During the Advanced Industrial and Manufacturing Systems course at Kingston University, you will learn how to analyse complex technical problems and challenges faced by many real-world engineering companies of different sizes. You will also study the operational issues experienced by these companies through real case studies, and how to implement logical solutions under different scenarios. In addition, you will be able to measure the potentials of an engineering company not just through its technological adaptation but also from the entrepreneur viewpoint.

Where this course will take you

The market for graduates of the MSc Advanced Industrial & Manufacturing Systems is continually evolving and this programme, with its balance of applied specialist learning and practical, will prepare you for roles such as:

  • Project leaders and managers
  • Manufacturing Plant Engineer/Manager
  • Operation Managers
  • Engineering consultants
  • Quality Manager
  • Scholars in higher education
  • Research and development engineers

Programme Structure

Core modules

  • Engineering Research Techniques, Entrepreneurship and Quality Management
  • Advanced CAD/CAM Systems
  • Mechatronic Design and Automation
  • Engineering Individual Project
  • Advanced Stress Analysis and Materials
  • Industrial Operation Management and Resources Simulation

    Detailed Programme Facts

    • More details: Please note: there is no official deadline for applications, but we recommend that you apply by June for September entry and by October for January entry.
    • Programme intensity

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

      Full-time
      • Full-time duration 12 months
      • Duration description
        2 years including professional placement
      Part-time
      • Average part-time duration 24 months
      • Intensity Flexible
    • Languages
      • English
    • Delivery mode
      On Campus

    English Language Requirements

    You need the following IELTS score:

    • Minimum required score:

      6.5

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    Academic Requirements

    • Good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant engineering discipline, and/or suitable industrial experience.

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      14100 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 14100 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
    • EU/EEA

      8000 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 8000 GBP per year 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.

    Home and European Union:

    • MSc part time £4400
    Overseas (not EU): 
    • MSc part time £7755

    Living costs for London

    • 1137 - 2160 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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