University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Advanced Manufacturing (Technology and Systems)

Manufacturing and engineering are thriving sectors at the heart of the UK economy. They generate jobs, promote economic growth and increase global trade. Manufacturing engineers therefore play a vital role in integrating technology and management within the sector to achieve added value and deliver superior performance. This programme is based within the Department of Design, Manufacture and Engineering Management, the only department in the UK combining end-to-end expertise from creative design, through engineering design, manufacture and management of the entire system.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Strategic technology management; industrial group project; postgraduate individual project; manufacturing automation; micro and nano manufacturing; advanced forming technology systems; advanced materials and production technology. Elective modules: Mechatronic systems design techniques; systems integration; strategic supply chain management; CAED systems; fundamentals of lean six sigma; sustainable product design and manufacturing; systems thinking and modelling design of experiments for process optimisation; information management; project management.

Assessment methods

Major assessment formats are written assignments. There is also a group project and an individual project.

Sponsorship information

There are a limited number of funded places which includes full tuition fees plus a £3000 scholarship available for this programme for applicants from Scotland and the European Union. As these are allocated on a 1st-come, 1st-served basis, applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible. the department also offers £1000 excellence scholarships for international students.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 18,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,500 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,500 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2017 - 24 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 - 9 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2017 - 21 Months
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Full-time September 2017 - 9 Months
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2017 - 21 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde G1 1XQ Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions - Design, Manufacture and Engineering Management
Telephone number: 
01415482424