Industrial Systems Engineering (MEng)

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Study mode

Full-Time or Part-Time


4 Years (Full-Time)
5 Years (Placement)


Park, Cheltenham

This integrated course includes content from the undergraduate BEng degree, in addition to postgraduate degree content. Students will graduate with a masters degree (MEng) upon completion.

The course has been designed to create effective multi-disciplinary engineers who have acquired the necessary creative, technical and research skills to work within the broad spectrum of modern industry.

This course will equip you with advanced knowledge of industrial control engineering, including industrial technology and product design. The course will also cover engineering management and explore pioneering approaches in this field - encouraging students to solve both real-world and research-orientated problems.

The Industrial Systems Engineering course also helps to prepare students who may wish to progress to doctoral study upon completion.

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

Find out more about the other engineering courses we offer and our committment to STEM.

Study style

Lectures, guest speakers and seminars, individual work, self led work/research and group work With group work bringing together engineers from a variety of backgrounds to shape projects and tasks. Gain practical experience in project management. As a day release course, you can immediately apply your learning to your industry role.

Entry requirements

Tariff information for 2020 entry

112 tariff points

BBB at A levels, DDM at BTEC (must include Maths and either Physics, Electronics, Further Maths or Chemistry) or a combination of your qualifications to reach the required tariff total.

Mature Applicants: We welcome applications from mature students (aged 21 and over) 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.

Grade 4/C in GCSE English and Mathematics (or equivalent) are normally required. Please contact our admissions team if you have a question.


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UCAS codes

UCAS codes available for this subject
MEng (Hons) - 4 years full-timeH654
MEng (Hons) - 5 years placementH655


  • Systems engineer
  • Product design engineer
  • Computer integrated manufacturing engineer
  • Mechatronics engineer
  • Academic research professional or Doctorial student
  • Engineering management professional

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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.

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Meet the increasing demand

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

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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.

School of Business and Technology

Our School of Business and Technology is a thriving and dynamic place to study. We are growing quickly and emerging as a leading collaborative hub thanks to the professional credentials of our academic staff and the impactive work of our researchers.