Taught course

Advanced Manufacturing Systems

Brunel Online

Entry requirements

A 2:2 (or above) UK Honours degree or equivalent internationally-recognised qualification in an engineering, science or technology subject.

Months of entry

January, May, September

Course content

Our Advanced Manufacturing Systems MSc degree primarily focuses on equipping engineers and researchers with in-depth knowledge and industry-recognised skills in advanced manufacturing. These skills are required for Industry 4.0 oriented smart manufacturing, designed to improve product quality and manufacturing processes.

This course prepares you to overcome the prevailing challenges of modern manufacturing and enterprise systems in modern industrial environments. You will learn the latest techniques in manufacturing and systems engineering and work on real issues given by our featured industrial partners.
Advanced Manufacturing Systems MSc online allows students and professionals around the world to study from the comfort of their home, exploring a unique learning experience and forge a successful career in the industry.
Career support
  • Professional Development Center (PDC): Brunel’s Professional Development Centre enhances student’s employability by facilitating the students to upskill themselves with core experience and academic knowledge needed to stand out in the global job market.
  • Brunel+: The Brunel+ Award recognises the outstanding students for contributing to extra-curricular activities along with their on-going studies.
  • Open Library: Students get full access to Brunel’s e-library for books, articles, and electronic resources.
Learning outcomes
  • Develop the innate ability to analyse and plan strategies for implementing advanced manufacturing methods and industrial systems.
  • Demonstrate the industry-relevant skills to synthesise data from a variety of sources, and effectively present and communicate information to a diverse audience.
  • Perform as a collaborative team member and inculcate leadership qualities to manage people, time and available resources.
  • Get hands-on with relevant concepts, latest techniques, software and tools.
All modules are worth 15 credits
  • Advanced Measurement Systems and Data Analysis
  • Automation and Robotics
  • Computer-Aided Engineering
  • Global Manufacturing Enterprise Business Development
  • Logistics and Global Supply Chain Management
  • Quality Management & Reliability
  • Research Methods for Engineering Projects
  • Systems Modelling and Simulation
  • Research Project (60 credits)

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Brunel Online