Taught course

Additive Manufacturing

Anglia Ruskin University · Faculty of Science and Technology

Entry requirements

  • A minimum 2.2 in a BSc or BEng Engineering or a Maths, Science, or Product Design degree (or graduates from any related numerate disciplines).
  • You may be required to complete additional online modules in 'Manufacturing processes and Systems' and 'Engineering Materials' dependent on your qualifications and experience.
  • If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 ( Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.

For more details please visit the university website.

Months of entry


Course content

This is your chance to be at the forefront of the latest advances in 3D printing and advanced engineering design. Whether you already hold a degree in engineering or have a related physical sciences, design or mathematical background, this course will develop your skills and knowledge in additive manufacturing to meet the demands of industry worldwide. Covering a range of topics from product design to 3D CAD modelling, additive manufacturing strategy to engineering management, our course equips you with the end to end knowledge required to produce prototypes and products across a range of industries including the biomedical and aviation sectors.

Core modules

  • 3D CAD and Digital Techniques
  • Additive Manufacturing Strategy
  • Computer Aided Engineering Analysis
  • Innovative Product Design and Manufacture
  • Engineering Management Systems
  • Post Processing of Additive Manufactured (AM) products
  • Industrially Based Project

You’ll be assessed in a variety of ways, including written assignments, portfolios, presentations, analysis reports and an Industry Based Project. Additionally, non-cognate but numerate degree holding applicants will be provided with self-contained on-line learning material for 'Manufacturing Processes' and 'Engineering Materials' to narrow the gap in knowledge prior to joining and/or during the course.
Please note that modules are subject to change and availability.

For more details please visit the university website.

Information for international students

We welcome applications from international and EU students, and accept a range of international qualifications.

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

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