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Manufacturing Systems Engineering, M.Sc.

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The Master of Science Degree in Manufacturing Systems Engineering (MSE), Lehigh University is cross-disciplinary and designed to provide engineers, scientists, managers and technical leaders in industry with continuous lifelong learning opportunities to maintain the competitiveness of their operations, and to understand, appreciate and respond to current and future trends.
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Key features of the program include courses that deal with agile and lean manufacturing, e-commerce, international supply-chain management, sustainability, and other current topics that are immediately applicable in the workplace.

The MSE program allows students to integrate systems perspectives with interdisciplinary education, combining the academic study of engineering and business with project work, and topical industry-related research activities.

The program covers business planning and management, product design, and manufacturing processes and technology.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Automation and Production Systems
  • Technology, Operations and Competitive Strategy
  • Agile Organizations and Manufacturing Systems
  • Product Design/Analysis
  • International Supply Chain Management
  • Marketing & the Invention to Innovation Process
  • Micromanufacturing Systems & Technologies
  • Technology & the Factory of the Future
  • Aspects of Sustainable Systems Design

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
  • Credits
    30 credits alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    • Time flexibility
      Fully structured
    • Attendance
      No Attendance
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Online group works/assignments

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL®PBT score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.75

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.75 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Candidates for the MSE Program should have a B.S. degree in an engineering discipline or applied science. This degree must be from an accredited college or university. A GPA of at least 2.75 out of 4.0 is required for regular admission. We require decent levels of math on the transcript--calculus, linear algebra, statistics, etc. All MSE program participants must have a minimum of six-months industry work experience.
  • International candidates must present TOEFL scores of at least 620 or 260 on the computer scored test, and GRE scores above the 75th percentile.

Getting a Student Visa

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    1420 USD/credit
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  • National

    1420 USD/credit
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