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Advanced Manufacturing - Technology and Systems

University of Strathclyde

12 months
Duration
21850 GBP/year
8850 GBP/year
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About

This popular Advanced Manufacturing - Technology and Systems programme from University of Strathclyde is based within the Department of Design, Manufacture & Engineering Management, the only department in the UK combining end-to-end expertise from creative design, through engineering design, manufacture and management of the entire system.

Overview

Manufacturing and engineering are thriving sectors at the heart of the UK economy. They generate jobs, promote economic growth and increase global trade.

Manufacturing engineers therefore play a vital role in integrating technology and management within the sector to achieve added value and deliver superior performance.

This Advanced Manufacturing - Technology and Systems programme from University of Strathclyde is designed for:

  • graduates with experience in manufacturing, engineering, design or business who wish to develop their manufacturing expertise. This course is ideal for graduates wishing to transfer smoothly and effectively to a career in the manufacturing sector of industry
  • established manufacturing engineers, designers and managers working in the industry who are facing new challenges and increased areas of responsibility. New disruptive technologies also present a significant opportunity for existing professionals to further develop their career in advanced manufacturing technology systems

Careers

Advanced manufacturers are often defined as those that succeed in today’s competitive environment. Those manufacturers have the unique ability to create a competitive advantage by being able to think and do faster, and by definition, those advantages make them advanced.

As competition across industry increases, alongside globalisation and supply chain opportunities grow, those in advanced manufacturing careers are highly sought after. Advanced manufacturing is at the top of all international agendas and experts in this field will continue to be needed.

Manufacturing and engineering are thriving sectors at the heart of the UK economy. They generate jobs, promote economic growth and increase global trade. This course introduces latest state-of-the-art knowledge and practical hands-on insight into:

Manufacturing automation

  • Micro- and nano-manufacturing
  • Advanced forming and technology systems
  • Advanced materials and production technology

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Strategic Technology Management
  • Industrial Group Project
  • Postgraduate Individual Project
  • Manufacturing Automation
  • Micro- & Nano-Manufacturing
  • Advanced Forming Technology Systems
  • Advanced Materials & Production Technology
  • Mechatronic Systems Design Techniques
  • Systems Integration
  • Strategic Supply Chain Management
  • CAED Systems
  • Fundamentals Of Lean Six Sigma
  • Sustainable Product Design & Manufacturing
  • Systems Thinking & Modelling
  • Design of Experiments for Process Optimisation
  • Information Management
  • Project Management

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally a first-class or second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) in a relevant engineering, technology or science discipline.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21850 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    8850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8850 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • Rest of UK:  £9,250

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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