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MScManufacturing Management

University of Bradford
United Kingdom, Bradford
Tuition fee £13,500 per year
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The MSc Manufacturing course will provide you with the technical knowledge, analytical capability, practical skills and business and commercial awareness in the design and implementation of manufacturing technologies and systems, to meet the huge demand for well-qualified manufacturing engineers.

You will learn skills in computer-aided design and manufacturing, manufacturing technologies and processes, quality control systems, supply chain management, computer-integrated manufacturing, materials selection, and the latest techniques such as lean manufacturing systems.

Manufacturing technology: Provides a detailed understanding of key technologies, materials and techniques employed in modern manufacturing and production systems.

Manufacturing systems: Develops a comprehensive appreciation of management and business, interfaced with technology in a contemporary manufacturing business environment.

In creating the course, advice has been sought from leading industrial organisations, including BAE Systems Ltd. This all helps to ensure that your course is as up-to-date as possible and is consistent with contemporary management practices.

Programme structure

Semester 1 (50 Credits – 5 Modules):

Manufacturing and Materials Processing (10 Credits)
Manufacturing Planning and Control (10 Credits)
Manufacturing Systems Simulation (10 Credits)
Six Sigma for Business Excellence (10 Credits)
Supply Chain Management (10 Credits)
Understanding Strategic Management (10 Credits)
Product Design and Innovation (10 Credits)
Interdisciplinary Competitive Design (20 Credits)

Semester 2 (50 Credits – 5 Modules):

Advanced Manufacturing Technology (10 Credits)
Aerospace Manufacture and Management (10 Credits)
Knowledge Management and Business Intelligence (10 Credits)
Risk Management (10 Credits)
Sustainable Energy (10 Credits)
Research Seminar (10 Credits)
Polymer Processing (10 Credits)
E-commerce Technologies (10 Credits)

Semesters 1 and 2, and Stage 3 (80 Credits – 1 Module):

MSc Project (80 Credits) ©

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States