University of South Wales

University of South Wales

Engineering Management

As the holder of a degree in engineering, you can enhance your career development by establishing a broad knowledge of contemporary management. This course offers a detailed exploration of the theory and practice of key areas, which is ideal if you have a practical engineering background and are interested or active in management roles in the private or public sector.

Entry requirements

Candidates will normally be required to have a minimum UK 2nd Class Honours degree or recognised international equivalent qualification in an engineering related subject. Relevant work experience can also be taken into account and all applicants would be considered on an individual basis. In all cases, the University will satisfy itself that a candidate is of the required academic standard to complete the programme of study proposed and is able to meet University's English language requirements. English language requirements for international students are a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 overall or equivalent TOEFL score, or other evidence of English language abilities at this level.

Course modules

Modules include: Leadership and management theories; managing professional development; issues in international management; innovation management; strategic operations management; research methods; management project. Optional modules include: Project management and techniques; quality techniques and analysis; workplace evaluation and control; business and risk management; other relevant engineering modules.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through coursework-based assignments. The final assessment is a dissertation, in which you will examine an area of management that is of particular interest to you, or a company-based project. The subject of this dissertation must be engineering management.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time February 2017 - 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Treforest Campus Pontypridd CF37 1DL Wales

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