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Engineering Management 

Northeastern University

M.Sc. On Campus
18 months
34466 USD/year
34466 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Engineering Management at Northeastern University offers graduate students an opportunity to develop the technical expertise and the business competence that is in high demand for management positions in technology-based industry.

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The Master of Science in Engineering Management at Northeastern University  is an interdisciplinary program that bridges the gaps between the fields of engineering, technology, and business. 

Combining core courses in engineering and finance with electives throughout the College of Engineering, the program provides a solid balance of fundamental engineering principles, management and leadership techniques, and the art and science of business within the engineering industry. 

Students gain the theoretical, quantitative, and analytical skills and tools they will need to contribute to interdisciplinary teams or to take a leadership position in engineering management and address complex business challenges with innovative, practical, and effective solutions.

This degree program is designed primarily for engineers with a technical business focus who are interested in managing technology-based programs. 

Students from other backgrounds are accepted on a case-by-case basis. All students are prepared for various potential careers in the engineering management field, including project management, product development and management, supply chain management, and technical organizations.

Program Objectives

  • The ability to use basic engineering concepts flexibly in a variety of contexts
  • Explore human, mathematical, entrepreneurial, managerial, and engineering aspects of project management
  • Evaluate economic modeling and analysis techniques for developing practical, cost effective solutions to engineering problems
  • Understand the fundamental concepts of probability
  • Investigate the theory, computation, and application of deterministic models to represent industrial operations

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Deterministic Operations Research
  • Engineering Project Management
  • Deterministic Operations Research
  • Engineering Project Management
  • Economic Decision Making
  • Engineering Probability and Statistics
  • Environmental Protection and Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




37 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application form
  • $75 application fee
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts from all institutions attended
  • Official GRE scores
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • TOEFL or IELTS for international applicants
  • An undergraduate degree in engineering is preferred. Mathematics or physics majors with linear algebra and multivariable calculus, or students of any major with the equivalent background in mathematics as an engineering major are acceptable.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    34466 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51700 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    34466 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51700 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.


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