University of Strathclyde

Degree level: Postgraduate

Advanced Manufacturing: Technology & Systems (Taught)

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Course summary

Manufacturing and engineering are thriving sectors at the heart of the UK economy. They generate jobs, promote economic growth and increase global trade. Manufacturing engineers therefore play a vital role in integrating technology and management within the sector to achieve added value and deliver superior performance. This course is designed for: graduates with experience in manufacturing, engineering, design or business who wish to develop their manufacturing expertise. This course is ideal for graduates wishing to transfer smoothly and effectively to a career in the manufacturing sector of industry; established manufacturing engineers, designers and managers working in the industry who are facing new challenges and increased areas of responsibility. New disruptive technologies also present a significant opportunity for existing professionals to further develop their career in advanced manufacturing technology systems

Course details


Compulsory classes: Strategic Technology Management, Manufacturing Automation, Micro and Nano-Manufacturing, Advanced Forming and Technology Systems, Advanced Materials and Production Technology, Industrial Group Project, Postgraduate Individual Project. Elective classes: Mechatronic Systems Design Techniques, Strategic Supply Chain Management, Fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma, Sustainable Product Design and Manufacturing, Systems Thinking and Modelling, Project Management, Design of Experiements for Proecess Optimisation

Entry requirements

Normally a first or second-class Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant engineering, technology or science discipline.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Scotland £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £23050 Year 1

Additional fee information

For information on tuition fees, additional costs and funding for this programme, please view the programme details on the University of Strathclyde website.

Sponsorship information

Advanced Manufacturing: Technology & Systems at University of Strathclyde - UCAS