• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

On our MSc Advanced Manufacturing Technology course at University of Portsmouth, you’ll learn about advanced design tools, materials, manufacturing processes and systems, and develop efficient and effective operation and management skills too.

There’s a shortage of experts in the manufacturing sector, so when you finish the course, you’ll have a Master’s qualification and the skills required to meet the demands of the industry.

What you will experience?

On this course, you'll:
  • Use simulation and modelling application software for virtual design and manufacturing
  • Utilise our strong links with companies and investigate real industrial problems to enhance your understanding
  • Fuse the topic of your individual project with one of our research groups, and benefit from the expertise of our academics

Career

When you finish the course, our Careers and Employability service can help you find a job that puts your skills to work in the industry.

Previous graduates have gone on to work in:

  • design
  • research and development
  • product manufacture
  • project management

Accreditation

This course has been accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) meeting the standards set by the Engineering Council in the UK Standard for Professional Engineering Competence (UK-SPEC). The knowledge, skills and understanding you'll develop on this course will also help you progress to Incorporated (IEng) or Chartered Engineer (CEng) level.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Integrated Manufacturing Systems
  • Operations and Quality Management
  • Advanced Materials
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Virtual Systems Design and Simulation For Production
  • CAD/CAM Systems
  • Individual Project

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Make your application as soon as possible.
  • 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 36 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration description
      1 year full-time (September intake), 3 years part-time (September intake), 16 months full-time (January intake)
  • 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

General Requirements

  • A second-class honours degree in a relevant subject, or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications.
  • English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.0 with no component score below 5.5.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15100 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7700 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.

UK/EU/Channel Islands and Isle of Man students

  • Part time: £2,57

International students 

  • Part time: £5,030

Living costs for Portsmouth

  • 710 - 1100 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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