University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Advanced Manufacturing (Technology and Systems)

This programme explores creative design, through engineering design, manufacture and management of the entire system.

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd Class Honours degree in any discipline from a UK university (or equivalent); PgDip: degree, good higher national diploma (HND) or equivalent; other qualifications with industrial experience are considered on an individual basis.

Course modules

Core modules: advanced material and production technology; micro and nano manufacturing; advanced forming technology and systems; manufacturing automation; strategic technology management; group project (with option for a manufacturing specialist stream); Master's project (with option for a manufacturing specialist stream). Options (3 from the following): Research methodology; information management; project management; design of experiments for process optimisation; sustainable product design and manufacturing; product design techniques; fundamentals of lean six sigma; systems thinking and modelling; strategic supply chain management; CAED systems; systems integration.

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 2016 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 24 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 21 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 21 months

Campus details

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

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Telephone number: 
0141 548 2424