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Engineering Business Management (EBM)

Become a professional manager with a broad understanding of manufacturing, engineering and business functions.
Designed For

Our MSc in Engineering Business Management is designed for those who want to become managers and leaders in technology-based businesses. It is suitable for those with work experience as well as those with little or no background in business.

We will Provide you with

A broad education in management and business with the analytical tools and techniques so that you can improve internal and external operations as well as the processes and technologies used by engineering businesses.

You will develop skills in the research, analysis and evaluation of complex business problems and gain a methodical approach to problem solving and decision making.

Course Modules
Core Business Modules

Core Operations/Technology Modules

Financial Analysis & Control Systems Logistics & Operations Management

Project Planning Management & Control
Plus at least one of Operations Strategy For Industry
Strategic Marketing Product Design & Development Management
Organisations, People and Performance Quality, Reliability & Maintenance

Manufacturing Technology*

* Compulsory for students with a non-engineering background

If you can gain exemption from some of the core modules because of prior experience or qualifications, then you may choose more electives.

Elective Modules

Up to two elective modules from the list of elective modules can be chosen subject to availability. For Engineering Business Management, you will usually be expected to take the ten Core and Specialist Course modules listed above.


The project is worth 50% of the final grade and supports you in developing your personal research skills.

For Engineering Business Management the project can be related to the management of companies in a number of different industrial sectors and can address many different aspects of business management such as operational, financial, human resource, supply chain or strategic management issues.

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.

After You Graduate

Graduates can expect to be employed as leaders of business development, manufacturing, quality assurance, human resources or customer service in a wide variety of manufacturing or service organisations, particularly where technology plays a significant part in business success.

Contact Us

Admissions Office,, +44 (0)24 7652 3691


Christina Liaskou

"The whole learning experience was completely different from anything I had come across before. We were not just taught theories, but how to apply those theories to real situations that businesses face."

Christina Liaskou
MSc Engineering Business Management, 2013/14

Start Date:
3rd October 2016

One year, full time

Tuition Fees
Overseas: £22,340
EU: £12,200

Online (£50 application fee)

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

Application Deadline
31st August 2016

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