Manufacturing Systems Engineering and Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
  • English (book IELTS)


MSc in Manufacturing Systems Engineering and Management from WMG University is suitable for engineers working in industry who want to make the transition to engineering manager and is also suitable for graduates with little or no work experience.

The course will provide:

Up-to-date knowledge of manufacturing techniques and processes plus applications of technology & quality tools and techniques to improve operations in the organisation.

You will develop an understanding of the concepts of manufacturing systems engineering, product and process development with an awareness of strategic management and operations.


The project that is worth 50% of the overall grade and supports you in developing your personal research skills. Projects for students on Manufacturing Systems Engineering should be centred around manufacturing systems or manufacturing technologies and their management.

Learning Style

Taught material is a blend of formal lectures, seminars and practical exercises and case studies to encourage teamwork and practical grounding of the material. Module leaders are experts in their fields and are supported by external speakers working in organisations at the forefront of their fields. Industrial visits are available to all students and the course is assessed through assignments.

After You Graduate

Graduate from this course can expect to be employed as leaders in general engineering management and manufacturing engineering management.

Programme Structure

Compulsory Modules
  • Logistics & Operations Management
  • Project Planning Management & Control
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Manufacturing Process Technology
  • Operations Strategy For Industry
  • Problem Solving With Statistics
  • Quality, Reliability & Maintenance
Optional Modules (choose one from)
  • Automation & Robotics
  • Machining Technology
  • Advanced Materials and Processes
  • The Virtual Factory

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • Bachelor 2:2 (Hons) or equivalent
  • IELTS 6.5 (or IELTS 6.0 + pre-sessional)

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    23460 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23460 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    12800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12800 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Coventry

  • 656 - 1060 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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