College of Engineering and Technology

University of Derby

Strategic Engineering Management

On completion, students will be equipped with a wide range of modern engineering and operations management tools and techniques required to manage 21st-century engineering and manufacturing organisations. This course also provides flexibility in module choice with opportunities for technical and management advancement through a choice of optional modules in specialist areas which will enable students to contribute effectively in developing company capabilities and improving performance. This course is academically rigorous and completely related to practice and specially designed to provide engineering graduates and other professionals with engineering background to pursue careers in management positions within engineering and manufacturing sectors. Students will study through a variety of teaching methods, which include real case studies, work-based learning, research-based learning, laboratories, guest lectures, individual and group project works and interactive online materials.

Entry requirements

An appropriate engineering or science degree (2.1 or above), an equivalent professional qualification or significant industrial and professional experience. Applicants whose 1st language is not English will need to hold IELTS 6.5 or above.

Course modules

Core and optional modules: research methods: application and evaluation; operations and supply chain management; advanced manufacturing engineering; enterprise systems and project management; negotiated module: solving engineering management problems; continuing professional development and strategic management; driving change through business excellence; manufacturing systems optimisation and simulation; independent scholarship.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods used include individual coursework, formal examinations, group-based reports and presentations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 580 per Module (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 580 per Module (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 580 per Module (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 580 per Module (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 580 per Module (England) 1 years

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