Progressive, technology-led companies are looking for people with both the practical engineering skills and the management skills to drive productivity and profitability.
- Financial Analysis & Control Systems
- Logistics & Operations Management
- Organisations, People and Performance
- Project Planning Management & Control
- Product Design & Development Management
- Operations Strategy For Industry
- Quality, Reliability & Maintenance
- Manufacturing Technology*
* Compulsory only for students with a non-engineering background
If you gain exemption from some of the core modules because of prior experience or qualifications, then you may choose more electives.
You will need to choose up to two elective modules from the full module list**, which should be chosen to supplement your core modules above (subject to availability).
**Important, please note: the list relates to modules available in 2017/18 academic year, and should be regarded as an illustrative guide to modules available in future years.
You are required to pass nine modules in total at Master's level.
Your project is worth 50% of your final grade and supports you in developing your personal research skills.
This should cover the broad area of Engineering Business Management and can be related to the management of companies in a wide range of different industrial sectors. Various aspects of business management can be addressed such as operations, financial, human resources, supply chain, or strategic management issues.
The taught component of the course is a mixture of lectures, seminars, syndicate/group work, practicals, online learning and forum activities. Module leaders are experts in their fields and are supported by external speakers working in organisations at the forefront of their fields.
The taught component of the course is assessed primarily through written assignments, although some modules include assessed in-module exercises. There are no written exams.
Each module usually lasts one week. See here for more information about the course structure.
Entry requirementsEntry Requirements Bachelor 2:2 (Hons) or equivalent IELTS 6.5 (or IELTS 6.0 + pre-sessional)
After you graduate
As a graduate of EBM you can expect to be employed as a leader 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.
Recent graduates have gone on to work in a wide range of companies from manufacturing through to finance and consultancy. There are many different career paths open to you as an EBM graduate – a few recent job titles have been listed here:
- Customer Operations Manager
- Project Controller
- Trade Analyst, Consultant Analyst,
- Engineering ProjectManager
- Head of Assembly for an automotive manufacturer
- Senior Procurement Manager
- Investment Strategy Engineer
- Product Marketing Engineer
- Technology Analyst
- Supply Chain Consultant.
Departmental scholarships available
English language requirements