Prepare yourself to lead and manage in engineering contexts
Our flexible online MSc Engineering Management programme equips you with the knowledge and skills to effectively manage engineering projects and teams. Designed to suit graduates from non-engineering backgrounds looking to work in the industry, you’ll develop your understanding in engineering, strategy and management and health and safety.
You’ll develop a keen awareness of strategic management and how it can be used to help organisations gain competitive advantage and manage their facilities in a sustainable and energy-efficient way. Become equipped to improve systems and processes as well as use technology and data to solve problems within the industry and demonstrate your learning through an independent research proposal and project.
Your learning will take place completely online and as part-time study, so you’ll have the flexibility to learn while you earn as well as maintain important family and life commitments. This programme offers six starts per year, so you can start your studies within weeks of admission.
What you'll learn
This degree develops graduates with knowledge of engineering management core concepts and an awareness of developments at the forefront of professional practice in the field. You’ll learn how to work independently and with others to research, design, develop and implement creative engineering solutions to practical industry problems. You will also gain expertise in facility planning, sustainability, risk assessment and how to use energy-saving measures to improve facilities management.
On successful completion of this MSc with Engineering Management you will be able to:
Understand and use various data and information gathering tools to make informed judgements, and effectively communicate across a range of audiences using a variety of tools
Appraise engineering technologies and the techniques used to solve problems, increase efficiency and productivity, and improve systems
Integrate scientific and engineering principles to solve engineering challenges, as well as investigate new and emerging technologies and analyse data to resolve unfamiliar problems
Analyse and examine management strategies leading to successful business development and critique facilities and environmental management fundamentals
Review current knowledge in engineering to define, plan, undertake and deliver an independent, time-limited research project that meets specified aims and objectives
Who our MSc Engineering Management programme is suited to:
This programme is ideally suited to those looking to develop themselves as leaders of engineering, and for anyone with industrial experience looking to accelerate their career into a senior position of leadership.
Study completely online and part-time, so you can easily fit your studies in around your lives including work, family and friends.
Potential career paths for this MSc Engineering
- Engineering Manager
- Senior Lead Analyst
- Management Consultant
- Operational Manager
- Project Manager
- Business Analyst
- Plant Manager
Or you may be admitted based on assessment of relevant work experience
• Area studies
• Business studies
• Communication studies
• Environmental studies
• Gender studies
• Industrial relations
• International relations
• Media studies
• Political science
• Public administration
• Sustainable development
Next start date:
29 April 2024
08 April 2024