Manufacturing Engineering MSc

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Manufacturing Engineering MSc

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    Key Information

    • Study Level:

      Master

    • Duration:

      12 Months

    • Study Mode:

      Full time

    • Start Date:

      23 September 2019

    • Tuition Fees EU/EEA:

      £ 6,250 Per Year

      These fees apply to students from the EU/EEA

    • Tuition Fees International :

      £ 13,000

      These fees apply to students from outside the EU/EEA

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    Course Summary

    An MSc in Manufacturing Engineering from the University of Wolverhampton is designed to appeal both to fresh graduates from Bachelor’s level engineering courses and to currently practicing engineers who want to add advanced capabilities and management potential to their demonstrable skillset. It is the perfect choice for nearly any graduate who has basic engineering certifications, a desire to explore the complex world of engineering for the manufacturing industries, and natural leadership potential.

    As a part of this degree you’ll learn to appreciate the challenges new technologies pose to the manufacturing industry, as well as the opportunities it represents. You’ll learn how to improve individual performance and company profitability by introducing cutting edge design techniques, new and more relevant management philosophies, and the manufacturing technologies which will become the ‘industry standards’ of tomorrow.

    It will make you a more competent engineer as well as a better leader and manager.

    If you are changing direction after starting in another career area, you will possess valuable work experience and professional awareness. Many employers actively seek candidates with these benefits. Our network of contacts, a dedicated employability service and a reputation in the legal profession mean we also have an outstanding track-record of finding students legal employment.Many employers favour GDL students in an increasingly competitive legal job market. Through studying another degree subject, you will have gained many transferable skills. By taking the conversion route into law, you are showing motivation and determination by choosing law at a later stage than some others. This looks good to employers.

    If you are changing direction after starting in another career area, you will possess valuable work experience and professional awareness. Many employers actively seek candidates with these benefits. Our network of contacts, a dedicated employability service and a reputation in the legal profession mean we also have an outstanding track-record of finding students legal employment.Many employers favour GDL students in an increasingly competitive legal job market. Through studying another degree subject, you will have gained many transferable skills. By taking the conversion route into law, you are showing motivation and determination by choosing law at a later stage than some others. This looks good to employers.

    Course Outline

    This degree program is typically delivered over 12 months at full time. The core of the program is your MSc research project and Dissertation, worth a full 120 credits. You will take three other modules, each worth a further 20 credits, for 180 in total.

    Modules Include:

    • CAD and Product Definition
    • Emerging Design Tools
    • Lean and Agile Manufacturing
    • Rapid Manufacturing Applications
    • Research Methods and Professional Skills
    • Sustainability and Life Cycle Management

    By the time you’ve graduated, you’ll have demonstrated top notch management skills as well as an understanding of the manufacturing sector and the role it plays in the modern business world. You’ll have amassed a deep and wide ranging understanding of the field of manufacturing engineering, and be able to apply that information in context. You’ll be able to solve complex engineering and management problems, and incorporate the input of a team into decisions. You’ll also be able to ensure quality control across the entire manufacturing supply chain.

    Learning And Teaching

    Wolverhampton’s teaching methods vary depending on the subject matter being presented, but typically include lectures, skills workshops and blended learning experiences at a minimum. You’ll also do a great deal of reading, study and revision, either individually or in small groups.

    Employability skills will be included at every stage of your education. You’ll also gain a wide range of practical project management skills which are custom tailored to the manufacturing sector and its chief industries.

    Career Possibilities

    This degree is an excellent preparation for a career, as industries in the manufacturing and construction sectors are recruiting Manufacturing Engineering specialists to take on middle management roles in their organisations. You’ll qualify for nearly any role which requires a great deal of technical and engineering knowledge as well as the ability to manage and develop people in an industrial context. Many students, however, choose to go onto research roles in academia or industry.

    Entry & Credit

    Successful completion will result in a 1 year MSc degree.

    Applicants must typically have earned a 2:2 undergraduate degree or better, or the international equivalent. The full list of qualifications which are accepted can be found here.

    All classes are taught in English, and international students will be required to show proficiency in English by scoring well on an approved test. An IELTS score of 6.0 overall and no area scoring less than 5.5 would qualify, for example.

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