Kingston University

Kingston University

Advanced Industrial and Manufacturing Systems

The course analyses complex technical problems and challenges faced by many real-world engineering companies of different sizes. Students also study the operational issues experienced by these companies through real case studies, and how to implement logical solutions under different scenarios. In addition, students will be able to measure the potentials of an engineering company not just through its technological adaptation but also from the entrepreneur viewpoint.

Entry requirements

An honours degree or equivalent in a relevant engineering discipline, and/or suitable industrial experience. For students whose 1st language is not English: IELTS of 6.5 overall with 6.0 in Writing and 5.5 in reading, listening and speaking.

Course modules

Modules include: Engineering research techniques, entrepreneurship and quality management; advanced CAD/CAM systems; mechatronic design and automation; engineering individual project; advanced stress analysis and materials; industrial operation management and resources simulation; e-engineering systems; green engineering and energy efficiency.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on coursework, group presentation, research project and exam.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,900 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,950 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 6,250 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penrhyn Road Campus Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE South East

Key information

Applicant Services
Telephone number: 
0844 855 2177