Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University

Manufacturing Engineering

LJMU's professionally-accredited MSc in Manufacturing Engineering offers outstanding facilities and a curriculum informed by ongoing research at the University. - Study at one the UK's leading Engineering Schools - Follow a curriculum accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) and meets Chartered Engineer requirements - Benefit from internationally-acclaimed research in LJMU's General Engineering Research Institute - Enjoy close industry links and excellent career prospects The course is designed to equip you with a range of skills and techniques to help you reaching senior positions as an Engineer and Technical Manager in manufacturing process engineering, with particular emphasis on advanced manufacturing technologies and the application of advanced materials.

Entry requirements

MSc: You will need: a minimum 2:2 honours degree in an engineering discipline or an equivalent professional qualifications with relevant work experience Additional information: IELTS English language requirement: 6.0 (minimum 5.5 in each component) Pearson requirements: 58-64 (minimum 51 in each component for UKVI purposes) RPL is accepted on this programme If you have any specific queries, please contact Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC. View country specific entry requirements: Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team ( for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages:

Course modules

Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning. Core Modules Advanced Materials Engineering (10 credits) Optical Measurement and Inspection (10 credits) Manufacturing Processes Engineering (10 credits) Manufacturing Management (10 credits) Research Skills (10 credits) Project Management (10 credits) Automation Systems (10 credits) Supply Chain Modelling (10 credits) Msc Project (60 credits) Advanced Engineering Design (10 credits) Operations Research (10 credits) Safety and Reliability (10 credits) Alternative Energy Systems (10 credits) Modelling and Simulation (10 credits)

Assessment methods

To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic. You will be assessed via a combination of coursework including case study reports, assignment submissions and, where appropriate, short class tests. Some modules also include unseen exams on problem solving skills. Practical skills are assessed through case-study coursework reports, group and individual projects, research reports and oral/written exams.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 14,450 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,800 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,800 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Liverpool John Moores University L2 2QP North West

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