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Course Essentials

Are you a qualified engineer with ambitions to enter a management or leadership role?

Delivered 100% online, Arden University's MSc Engineering Management programme can give you the edge to progress in your career. This Master's Degree will equip you with critical appreciation of the management of engineering projects in a global context, and also the theoretical and practical skills to have a real impact on business practice.

Online learning gives you the ultimate flexibility, giving you access to your course materials 24/7 and allowing you to study around your other commitments, even work.

This Engineering Management Master's Degree has the added value of the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) accreditation. CMI promotes excellence in UK management and leadership and this Arden course is your pathway to success.



CMI Membership

You’ll have FREE Chartered Management Institute (CMI) membership throughout your studies on this course at Arden, giving you access to a whole range of extra resources to help you with your online studies.

Key Information

Award:
Masters
Credits:
180
UCAS Course Code:
N/A
Course Title:
MSc Engineering Management (CMI)
Duration:
1 to 5 years
Intake Status:
Accepting applications
Study Mode:
Distance learning
Exemptions Available:
Yes
Course Fees:
See Course Fees and Funding tab
  • Course Details & Modules
  • Entry Requirements
  • Course Fees & Funding
  • Career Prospects

As you absorb the content of each module in our Engineering Management Master's Degree you will grow your understanding of strategic engineering principles and develop the capability to apply these into your real-world career setting to add value and get ahead.

Each Arden module combines key topics, along with Postgraduate level content and assessments.

Modules

  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Project Management Techniques
  • Sustainability in Theory and Practice
  • Risk Management and Innovation
  • Quality Management
  • Data Handling and Decision Making
  • Research Project

Please note that the modules listed are indicative and may be subject to change.

What does having CMI accreditation mean?

Alongside your MSc Engineering Management Master's Degree from Arden University, you’ll get a CMI Level 6 qualification in Strategic Management and Leadership – industry-recognised, and a fast-track route toward Chartered Manager status.

Assessments

Assessments are designed to provide you an opportunity to demonstrate your strengths in a number of ways and so a variety of methods are used, these could include:

  • Reports
  • Presentations
  • Research Proposal
  • Dissertation

To support your development and ensure you are on the right track with your Distance Learning studies we will provide you with tutor feedback on every assessment you submit.

If required, your tutor may be able to give you suggestions and tips for improvement and help you understand how to apply your newly acquired skills into real life settings.

You can get more detailed course information by viewing the relevant Programme Specification, which you can download from our Policies, Standards and Procedures Page

To be eligible for Arden's MSc Engineering Management Master's Degree you must normally have:

  • A UK Honours Degree at a minimum of second class (2.2) or equivalent.

For students whose prior learning was not taught in English, you must have IELTS 6.5 or equivalent (no less than 6.0 in any element).

If you don’t have academic qualifications 

We are more than happy to consider, and positively encourage, an application from you at Arden University if you have substantial management experience (typically 5 years) and can show us that you have the motivation to study the programme.

We’ll ask you for a personal statement that demonstrates your ability to study the course. We may also want references and evidence of relevant experiences. 

Don’t have any of the above?

If you have other Postgraduate level business awards you may be eligible for entry and/or exemptions. This will be assessed on an individual basis.

If you don’t already have an Undergraduate Degree, and you’re not quite there with the required amount of work experience, we may be able to offer you a place on one of our Undergraduate Degree programmes at Arden. We offer Distance Learning degrees in a range of subjects. As they are delivered via online learning, they can fit in around your current lifestyle.

Living in London, Manchester or Birmingham?

For those living in or around London, Manchester and Birmingham, we offer undergraduate degrees that are delivered at our study centres 2 days a week. Our part-time MBA’s delivered over 2 years on weekday evenings. These give you the facilities and structure of face-to-face learning with the flexibility to fit other commitments in around your studies. Find out more about our Blended Learning courses.

How much is my course?

2

Funding

You can support your study in a variety of ways.

If you are a UK student, the most common funding of undergraduate degrees is a Tuition Fee Loan from the UK Government. The key information about these loans is:

  • You must be a UK resident
  • You can get a loan to cover the full cost of your tuition fees
  • You only start to pay it back when you are earning over £21,000 a year.
  • Your tuition fees are paid directly to the University by the loan company.

Self-funding - Pay in full or Pay as you go options

You can pay for your course all in one go if you have the funds. There is typically up to 10% off the total price if you pay this way. You can also pay as you go. This means you have no monthly obligations and simply pay for each module when you decide to study it.

Sponsorship

Because your studies will develop you as a professional your employer may want to pay or contribute to the cost of your studies. Feel free to call the team on 0800 268 7737 to discuss steps to employer sponsorship.

Pay in full

You can pay for your course all in one go if you have the funds. There is typically up to 10% off the total price if you pay this way.

Pay in instalments

You can make payments over the course of their studies using our fixed payment schedule. Students will be entered into a schedule which runs alongside their course and splits their programme fees into a series of instalments.

Sponsorship

Because your studies will develop you as a professional your employer may want to pay or contribute to the cost of your studies. Feel free to call the team on 0800 268 7737 to discuss steps to employer sponsorship Find out more about fees and funding and employer sponsorship on our dedicated information pages.

Taking this Master's Degree course in Engineering Management will give you an opportunity to develop leadership skills in the engineering arena either to upskill into management or reskill from another specialty into the management of engineers. Crucially this is about developing your higher level management and strategic skills, not about making you a better engineer.

Master's programmes such as this one at Arden University are increasingly becoming essential in order to secure management type positions. It would also be an excellent opportunity for you if you already have management experience in this field, but want to formalise your skills and engage with others in a similar position.

The types of jobs you might look into after graduation are:

  • Operations Manager
  • Director
  • Production Manager
  • Production Team Leader
  • Supply Chain Manager

Find out more about our careers support at Arden University.

Alternatively, you may wish to continue with your academic development and decide to undertake further study, such as a PhD.

Next steps

Applying for this Distance Learning course takes just a few minutes and is the first step towards gaining your qualification. You can begin your online application now and one of our friendly Admissions Advisors will be in touch to discuss your online study options.

Course Details & Modules

As you absorb the content of each module in our Engineering Management Master's Degree you will grow your understanding of strategic engineering principles and develop the capability to apply these into your real-world career setting to add value and get ahead.

Each Arden module combines key topics, along with Postgraduate level content and assessments.

Modules

  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Project Management Techniques
  • Sustainability in Theory and Practice
  • Risk Management and Innovation
  • Quality Management
  • Data Handling and Decision Making
  • Research Project

Please note that the modules listed are indicative and may be subject to change.

What does having CMI accreditation mean?

Alongside your MSc Engineering Management Master's Degree from Arden University, you’ll get a CMI Level 6 qualification in Strategic Management and Leadership – industry-recognised, and a fast-track route toward Chartered Manager status.

Assessments

Assessments are designed to provide you an opportunity to demonstrate your strengths in a number of ways and so a variety of methods are used, these could include:

  • Reports
  • Presentations
  • Research Proposal
  • Dissertation

To support your development and ensure you are on the right track with your Distance Learning studies we will provide you with tutor feedback on every assessment you submit.

If required, your tutor may be able to give you suggestions and tips for improvement and help you understand how to apply your newly acquired skills into real life settings.

You can get more detailed course information by viewing the relevant Programme Specification, which you can download from our Policies, Standards and Procedures Page

Entry Requirements

To be eligible for Arden's MSc Engineering Management Master's Degree you must normally have:

  • A UK Honours Degree at a minimum of second class (2.2) or equivalent.

For students whose prior learning was not taught in English, you must have IELTS 6.5 or equivalent (no less than 6.0 in any element).

If you don’t have academic qualifications 

We are more than happy to consider, and positively encourage, an application from you at Arden University if you have substantial management experience (typically 5 years) and can show us that you have the motivation to study the programme.

We’ll ask you for a personal statement that demonstrates your ability to study the course. We may also want references and evidence of relevant experiences. 

Don’t have any of the above?

If you have other Postgraduate level business awards you may be eligible for entry and/or exemptions. This will be assessed on an individual basis.

If you don’t already have an Undergraduate Degree, and you’re not quite there with the required amount of work experience, we may be able to offer you a place on one of our Undergraduate Degree programmes at Arden. We offer Distance Learning degrees in a range of subjects. As they are delivered via online learning, they can fit in around your current lifestyle.

Living in London, Manchester or Birmingham?

For those living in or around London, Manchester and Birmingham, we offer undergraduate degrees that are delivered at our study centres 2 days a week. Our part-time MBA’s delivered over 2 years on weekday evenings. These give you the facilities and structure of face-to-face learning with the flexibility to fit other commitments in around your studies. Find out more about our Blended Learning courses.

Course Fees & Funding

How much is my course?

2

Funding

You can support your study in a variety of ways.

If you are a UK student, the most common funding of undergraduate degrees is a Tuition Fee Loan from the UK Government. The key information about these loans is:

  • You must be a UK resident
  • You can get a loan to cover the full cost of your tuition fees
  • You only start to pay it back when you are earning over £21,000 a year.
  • Your tuition fees are paid directly to the University by the loan company.

Self-funding - Pay in full or Pay as you go options

You can pay for your course all in one go if you have the funds. There is typically up to 10% off the total price if you pay this way. You can also pay as you go. This means you have no monthly obligations and simply pay for each module when you decide to study it.

Sponsorship

Because your studies will develop you as a professional your employer may want to pay or contribute to the cost of your studies. Feel free to call the team on 0800 268 7737 to discuss steps to employer sponsorship.

Pay in full

You can pay for your course all in one go if you have the funds. There is typically up to 10% off the total price if you pay this way.

Pay in instalments

You can make payments over the course of their studies using our fixed payment schedule. Students will be entered into a schedule which runs alongside their course and splits their programme fees into a series of instalments.

Sponsorship

Because your studies will develop you as a professional your employer may want to pay or contribute to the cost of your studies. Feel free to call the team on 0800 268 7737 to discuss steps to employer sponsorship Find out more about fees and funding and employer sponsorship on our dedicated information pages.

Career Prospects

Taking this Master's Degree course in Engineering Management will give you an opportunity to develop leadership skills in the engineering arena either to upskill into management or reskill from another specialty into the management of engineers. Crucially this is about developing your higher level management and strategic skills, not about making you a better engineer.

Master's programmes such as this one at Arden University are increasingly becoming essential in order to secure management type positions. It would also be an excellent opportunity for you if you already have management experience in this field, but want to formalise your skills and engage with others in a similar position.

The types of jobs you might look into after graduation are:

  • Operations Manager
  • Director
  • Production Manager
  • Production Team Leader
  • Supply Chain Manager

Find out more about our careers support at Arden University.

Alternatively, you may wish to continue with your academic development and decide to undertake further study, such as a PhD.

Next steps

Applying for this Distance Learning course takes just a few minutes and is the first step towards gaining your qualification. You can begin your online application now and one of our friendly Admissions Advisors will be in touch to discuss your online study options.

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1. Find your perfect course

2. Apply online

3. We’ll process your application

4. Supporting your next steps

5. Accept & complete the application

6. Begin your course with an online induction

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