Aston University

Aston University

Engineering Management

The course covers the strategic management of businesses; students study the techniques required for the analysis of strategic issues. The programme requires the student to undertake 11 taught modules and to complete a major project of approximately 15,000 words. Each taught module involves 22 teaching hours, which may include tutorials, case studies, and guest lectures.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a good UK Honours Degree; 2 years experience in an appropriate engineering post is an advantage; qualifications from outside the UK are also be considered; international students whose native language is not English also need to demonstrate English language ability: a TOEFL score of at least 100 (internet-based) with a minimum score of 23 in speaking, 22 in reading and 21 in writing and listening; an IELTS score of 6.5 overall with no less than 6.0 in each band; Pearson Academic score of 61 overall with a minimum score of 59 in each area.

Course modules

Core modules: strategic finance; strategic management; project management; management of change; product introduction process; lean and agile manufacture; human resource management; research methods; corporate social responsibility; management in engineering enterprises; major project.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods are chosen in relation to the particular requirements of a module; these modules vary from 100 per cent examination to 100 per cent continuous assessment; currently the balance for the taught element is approximately 65 per cent examination and 35 per cent continuous assessment.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,600 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,600 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 16,850 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,600 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,600 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,600 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 8,250 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Aston Campus Birmingham B4 7ET West Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
MSc Programmes Admissions Officer
Telephone number: 
0121 204 3668