• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

The Engineering Management course at De Montfort University is ideal for recent graduates hoping to make their first move into engineering management, or for established professional engineers who wish to make a switch into a management role and must extend their knowledge beyond their specific technical field into management and business.

Reasons to study Engineering Management at De Montfort University:

The course places an emphasis on those key areas of modern management required by engineers entering their first management role, and also offers opportunities for technical advancement through a choice of elective modules in specialist areas of engineering.

  • Learn best practice from professionals - students have the opportunity to study alongside industry managers and engineers to solve real engineering management problems
  • Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) to CEng level - offering a streamlined route to professional registration
  • Study a wide range of specialist modules from different faculties at DMU - linking business knowledge with engineering and sustainable development issues
  • Course content developed in consultation with industry professionals - benefit from guest lectures delivered by practitioners from industry providing real-life examples and case studies throughout the course
  • Academic and research Expertise - benefit from teaching by experienced academic and research-based staff, including those from DMU’s dedicated Institute of Energy and Sustainable development, who have more than 30-years’ experience as a leading research group
  • Enjoy access to state-of-the-art facilities - including a new dedicated Energy laboratory, Electrical and Electronic experimental facilities, Mechanical Engineering laboratories and a CAD design suite
  • Industry placement opportunity - you can chose to undertake a year-long work placement, gaining valuable experience to enhance your practical and professional skills further
  • Excellent graduate career prospects - graduates of the programme are well-suited to either a management position within an engineering company or a more technically intensive role in a business setting

Graduate Careers

Graduates of the programme are well-suited to either a management position within an engineering company, or a more technically intensive role in a business setting, contributing to leadership in innovation and operations, as well as helping set and implement strategic business decisions.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Critical Management in a Global Context
  • Management of Information Systems
  • Project Management
  • Electrical Engineering/Electronics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Sustainability in the Business Context
  • Computer Networks and E-commerce Systems

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

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

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Duration description

      One year full-time (with optional one year placement available), 18 months for January starts.

    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • 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

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour 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

  • You should have the equivalent of a British Honours degree (2:2 minimum) in a relevant subject.
  • We welcome applications from mature students with non-standard qualifications and recognise all other equivalent and international qualifications. Applicants with academic qualifications that do not meet the standard entry criteria may be considered if they have significant relevant work 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

    7500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Leicester

  • 751 - 1430 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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