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MSc in Advanced Manufacturing Systems

Brunel University London, United Kingdom

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Next enrollment cycle

January 2023

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Total Course Fee

USD 27,201

Course Accredited By

IET

  • 1 Years
  • On Campus
  • Postgraduate
  • Degree
Our Advanced Manufacturing Systems MSc degree focuses on providing you with a unique learning opportunity to develop in-depth knowledge and skills in advanced manufacturing, aiming to produce the leading engineers and researchers required for Industry 4.0 oriented smart manufacturing to improve products and production processes.
  • This course is designed to address the challenges of modern manufacturing and enterprise systems. It covers a breadth of subjects that enables you to appreciate and deal with the complexities of modern industrial environments. You’ll learn the latest techniques in manufacturing and systems engineering and work on real issues and problems given by our industrial partners.
  • Built on our world-class research and expertise, this degree addresses the full spectrum of subjects concerning advanced manufacturing including advanced design, manufacturing technologies including manufacturing simulation and robotics, sensors and measurements, data analytics, quality engineering management and supply chain management.
  • The course is developed with strong industrial advice and the appropriate balance of theory and practice. You’ll be taught by a team of expert staff and industry collaborators and have access to excellent laboratory resources and facilities, including the latest engineering software tools.
  • Brunel’s Advanced Manufacturing Systems MSc degree is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) and the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). This means your degree will put you on track to gain Chartered Engineer (CEng) status in the UK. It is studied full-time over one year, and you can start the course in either September or January
  • Our Advanced Manufacturing Systems MSc online gives students and professionals around the world the opportunity to study this master's without leaving their home, offering a unique modern learning experience. This means you can earn your master’s from wherever you live and work. Studying online, you’ll still benefit from connecting to fellow students, professionals, and academics worldwide, through our innovative online learning platform.

Enrollment Cycles

  • January 2023
  • September 2023

UK entry requirements

  • A 2:2 (or above) UK Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification in an engineering, science or technology subject; Mathematics or Statistics discipline Other subjects with relevant work experience will be assessed on an individual basis.

EU and International entry requirements

  • If you require a Tier 4 visa to study in the UK, you must prove knowledge of the English language so that we can issue you a Certificate of Acceptance for Study (CAS). To do this, you will need an IELTS for UKVI or Trinity SELT test pass gained from a test centre approved by UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) and on the Secure English Language Testing (SELT) list. This must have been taken and passed within two years from the date the CAS is made.

English language requirements

  • IELTS: 6 (min 5.5 in all areas)
  • Pearson: 59 (59 in all sub scores)
  • BrunELT: 58% (min 55% in all areas)
  • TOEFL: 79 (min R18, L17, S20, W17)
  • As a full-time student of this postgraduate engineering degree, you will study four modules in the first term, and four in the second. You will then spend four months working on your dissertation. This involves an in-depth study of a manufacturing problem or situation, requiring a high standard of investigation and presentation.
  • The analysis of a ‘real’ industrial problem is expected, frequently involving a company or workplace.
  • This course can be studied 1 year full-time, starting in January. Or this course can be studied 1 year full-time, starting in September.

Year 1
Compulsory

  • MN5502 - Manufacturing Systems, Design and Economics
  • MN5543 - Systems Modelling and Simulation
  • MN5552 - Robotics and Manufacturing Automation
  • MN5557 - Sustainable Design and Manufacture
  • MN5562 - Computer Aided Engineering 1
  • MN5610 - Advanced Measurement Systems and Data Analysis
  • MN5501 - Dissertation

Optional

  • EE5510 - Design of Mechatronic Systems
  • MN5508 - Project Management
  • MN5554 - Quality Management and Reliability
  • MN5563 - Global Manufacturing
  • UK 
  • £9,650 full-time
  • Fees for EU applicants – For entry in 2021/22 academic year, eligible EU applicants will have the same tuition fees as UK students to support EU students during this transition period. These fees will be applied for the duration of the course. EU fees for 2022 entry are not yet confirmed.

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