University of York

University of York

Engineering Management

The programme develops those areas of management that graduates require in their progression towards a management career but firmly anchored in a technical context. It is intended to provide students with a good understanding of the techniques and issues in modern engineering management, with an emphasis on those skills that will be immediately required in first line management roles. It provides students with: A sound understanding of aspects of management relevant to the technical manager; opportunities to apply management thinking to real technology issues; develop management skills applicable to your employability prospects and career development; gain experience of exploiting technological opportunities within large firms or as an entrepreneurial activity.

Entry requirements

Applicants are normally expected to hold (or expected to gain) the equivalent of a 2.1 Honours degree or above from a university recognised by the University of York. Applications are also welcomed from candidates with a good 2.2 degree (or equivalent) and at least 2 years relevant work experience. This degree should be in a subject with a significant electronics, computing, engineering, mathematics or physics content. We are also willing to consider applications from students with lower qualifications, particularly when the student has high marks in relevant modules and/or appropriate industrial experience. If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you are applying to.

Course modules

Modules include: International business, management and marketing of technology; introduction to project management; technical literature review; strategic and operations management; law for engineering management; ideation; accounting and finance; enterprise; research methods; project.

Sponsorship information

A range of scholarships and studentships are available at postgraduate level. Some scholarships are funded by the University (such as the York Master's Opportunity Scholarship) and some are funded by Research Councils, alumni, businesses and charities.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of York York YO10 5DD Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
01904 324485