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MSc in Manufacturing Systems Engineering and Management (MSEM)

This course combines value creation with strategic development in a manufacturing environment, providing you with up-to-date knowledge of manufacturing techniques and processes.

You’ll develop an understanding of the concepts of manufacturing engineering systems as well as the skills to analyse, design and implement these systems in practice. You’ll also gain experience in the application of technology and of quality tools and techniques in order to improve operations and develop skills in strategic and operational management. Modules include: Industrial Engineering; Manufacturing Process Technology; Operations Strategy for Industry; Quality, Reliability and Maintenance; Project Planning, Management and Control; Logistics and Operations Management; and additional technical electives (such as Automation and Robotics; Machining Technology; Advanced Materials and Processes; Digital Design Collaboration; or The Virtual Factory).

Our graduate career destinations include roles in the automotive, financial, energy and materials industries, at companies ranging from Jaguar Land Rover and ING Bank Turkey to Colgate Palmolive, AWE and Aruna Alloy Steels.

Student profile, Shashank Sriram, MSE Graduate 2012-2013

shashank_sriram.jpg"The university doesn’t work in academic isolation, but is highly active in industry. The university works with companies like Jaguar Land Rover and Tata to research and develop new technologies. That approach was a huge attraction."

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Essential Information

Full time: 1 year
Part-time: 3 years

Entry requirements
Second Class undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in Engineering

English Language Requirements
IELTS band A

Location of study
University of Warwick

Course fees


Full time:
Home/EU: £12,800
Overseas: £23,460

Find out more about Fees and Funding

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Application information

This information is applicable for 2017 entry.