University of the West of Scotland

University of the West of Scotland

Quality Management

Quality management is the application of specialised managerial and technological skills to achieve the desired quality at a minimum cost and focusing on the customer; it also addresses strategic quality issues and leadership in establishing a total quality ethos.

Entry requirements

Applicants must possess a degree or equivalent qualification and appropriate industrial experience.

Course modules

Modules inlcude: Dynamics of management communication; information technology; quality appraisal and measurement; quality assurance and management system statistical quality control; support modules (2 from); materials and quality; reliability engineering; computer aided design; manufacturing systems; non-destructive testing and condition monitoring; service quality; plus 2 optional modules from: strategic quality management; interpersonal skills and change management; software quality management and advanced information technology; operations management; managing customer service.

Sponsorship information



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 3,400 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 555 per Module (home fees) 33 months
PgDip Part-time - 2 years
PgDip Full-time - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Paisley Campus Paisley PA1 2BE Scotland

Key information

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