Engineering Management* (MSc)

Engineering student
Now recruiting for September 2020 start

Study mode

Full-Time or Part-Time


Park, Cheltenham

This course will equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills for engineering management to advance your career as a leader within a competitive international engineering environment.

The modules you will study include Leading Engineering Teams & Organizations, Financial Management for Engineers, Engineering Management Decisions and Statistics, Operation Research, Supply Chain Management, System Integration and System and Project Management. You will also complete an advanced research project. The course has been designed to create effective multi-disciplinary engineers who have acquired the necessary creative, technical, management and research skills to work within the broad spectrum of modern industry.

The course will develop your understanding of key aspects of engineering management and explore how they fit into the context of modern industrial sectors. The course will also provide you with opportunities to address the challenges, problems and solutions involved in engineering management.

You will have the chance to work both as an individual and as part of a team on an industrial engineering management project.

This course has been designed for students interested in developing their careers in both theoretical and practical areas of engineering management. It also prepares students wishing to continue their study to doctorial level research.

Students successfully completing this course will be able to make an immediate contribution to a company’s performance and operations within the broad spectrum of modern industry.

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Study style

Modules will be delivered through a series of lectures covering core concepts and material, and will be developed further during workshop/laboratory sessions where students will complete a number of associated and linked practical tasks. The assessment is 100% coursework and report based.

Entry requirements

  • BSc or BEng (min Honours 2:2) in general engineering, Electrical, Electronics, Mechanics or computing
  • Mature Applicants: We welcome applications from mature students (with several years of working experiences in the related industry) and do not necessarily require the same academic qualifications as school leaving applicants
  • International Students: Please see the full details of entry requirements in your country


Fees - 2019/20 Academic Year
Home and EU Students
Full-Time Fees
Masters TBC
International Students
Full-Time Fees
Masters TBC

The fee displayed is the total course fee for full-time or part-time study; see also the details of potential extra costs. Please refer to the Tuition Fee and Bursary Policy for payment methods and timescales.


  • Industrial engineer
  • Industrial manager
  • Academic research professional or Doctoral student

*This course is 'subject to validation' which means it is going through the final stages of approval. Courses do normally get approved, but if for any reason this course does not then you would be informed by the university and we would help you find a suitable alternative.

Industry links

The course has been designed with strong focus on industrial applications based on an extensive survey of various industrial companies. You will have the opportunity to practice your skills and knowledge with local employers including ABB, MOOG, SC Group, Spirax Sarco, Dowty Propeller, Kohler Mira and Total Metal Products Ltd.

Associated professional accreditations

The course has been designed to be accredited by the Engineering Council through the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), the Institution of Mechanical Engineering (iMechE), and/or the Energy Institute.

Engineering lecturer

Master a broad skillset

Study in a school that combines engineering, computing, business and management, and gain the creative and technical knowledge and skills needed to work within the varied spectrum of modern industries.


Meet the increasing demand

Engineering management skills are in high demand both within the UK and world-wide. This course will prepare you for a professional position in the expanding industry.

Engineering student

Strong links with the industry

Benefit from our strong links to local and national employers including ABB, MOOG, SC Group, Spirax Sarco, Dowty Propeller, Kohler Mira and Total Metal Products Ltd etc.

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