Reasons to choose Engineering Business Management MSc/PgDip degree
Enhance your qualifications and release your potential to improve yourself and move your organisation forward.
Coventry University’s Faculty of Engineering & Computing has one of the largest Postgraduate and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) programmes and offers a range of attractive and industrially relevant courses. Close collaboration with industry enables us to equip you for the world of work, with a broader understanding and knowledge to take your place in industry and improve your marketability.
The Faculty of Engineering and Computing is a major UK centre for engineering, computing and mathematics education and research. It is a lively place where we pride ourselves on the strong links we have with industry, our ‘real-world’ approach and our commitment to helping all our students achieve their fullest potential.
The Faculty benefits not only from excellent teaching and research facilities – including a national Centre of Excellence in Teaching and Learning in Mathematics support – but from strong links with industry, commerce and universities worldwide. Our emphasis on focused, collaborative programmes continues to strengthen our status and the ability to provide solutions for business to assist industry in achieving world-class performance.
Our collaborative ventures with companies such as Jaguar, Land Rover and IBM, as well as many hundreds of small and medium sized enterprises, not only help us remain at the forefront of technological advances, but ensure we keep pace with employers’ changing expectations.
Teaching and Learning Resources
Courses are taught in our excellent Graduate and CPD centre, which provides first rate classroom and social facilities particularly designed for the needs of both full-time students and part-time students who may be coming to study after work.
Classes are taught by academics with a long track record of working with industry and who bring in leading industry experts wherever that is possible. The University Library is only a short walk from the Graduate and CPD centre and is therefore very easy to access either before or after class and at weekends.
This course has been designed with the needs of full-time students and industrial part-time delegates in mind, indeed we talked with our partners when we developed the material. Each course consists of 8 taught modules, study skills, research methods and a project. The modules are studied in a block mode, one module at a time. This means that you focus on one subject and complete it before moving on to the next.
Attendance is full time with 35 hours (MSc) contact time per module. The daytime modules are delivered to a mixture of full-time and part-time delgates, which gives great opportunity to share experiences and network across different cultures and industries.
Full-time day attendance: 2 week delivery with a total of ten 1/2 day lecture sessions per module
You will normally study for one year. However, depending on your date of entry to the course, this can be extended to up to one and a half years in order for you to complete the programme of 8 taught modules and the individual project.
A study skills and research methods module is taught throughout the programme.
The course has the following 8 taught modules:
* Financial Decision Making and Risk Analysis
* Human Resource Management
* Lean Operations
* Supply Chain Management
* Engineering Strategy
* Project Management
* Quality Management and 6 Sigma
* Sustainability and environmental management systems
In addition the student must satisfactorily complete an individual project.
Further MSc Engineering Courses
We have constructed this suite of MSc courses to ensure flexibility, indeed the MSc in Engineering and Management course gives you the chance to construct your own programme according to both your career aspirations and perhaps company need.
MSc in Engineering and Management
MSc in Engineering Project Management
MSc in Lean Manufacturing and Engineering Management
MSc in Supply Chain Management
MSc in Manufacturing Systems Engineering
MBA in Engineering Management