Taught course

Engineering Business Management

Coventry University · Faculty of Business, Environment and Society

Entry requirements

To enter this course you should have a first or second class honours degree in an appropriate discipline. However, entry qualifications are flexible and applications are welcomed for mature candidates and those with industrial experience. Students whose first language is not English should have achieved a minimum English language standard of IELTS 6.5. Alternatively students may be admitted with IELTS 6.0 if they attend a compulsory five week pre-sessional English course, operated by Coventry University, before joining their master’s programme.

Months of entry

January, September, May

Course content

This course starts in January, May and September 2017.

This course introduces students to all the key aspects of managing a company in the engineering sector. You will develop an integrated understanding of strategic and operational management and acquire the appropriate intellectual and personal skills required to successfully operate in a demanding management environment.

Why choose this course?

Gain the qualification and skills required to release your potential and improve yourself and move your organisation forward.

Classes are taught by academics with a strong track record of working with industry.

Close collaboration with industry enables us to equip you for the world of work.

In addition to your Coventry University award, upon sucessful completion of the Global Professional Development module and fulfilling the CMI evidence requirements, full time students will recieve the following prestigous CMI awards:

  • Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Leadership and Management
  • Level 7 Award in Professional Consulting

What will I learn?

The course has the following taught modules:

  • Global Prosessional Development*
  • Financial Decision Making and Risk Analysis
  • Global Lean and Agile Operations
  • Project Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Management of Quality
  • Global Lean and Agile Operations
  • Global Engineering Strategy
  • Sustainability and the Environment
  • Research Methods and Project Introduction*
  • Project (Industary or Acedemic based)

*for part-time students on this course, the starred moudles would normally be replaced by leadership and People Management, and Study Skills and Research Methods

How will this course enhance my career prospects?

This course will help you develop your career in the areas of engineering and business management. Close collaboration with industry will give you an insight into key aspects of managing a company.

You will gain a broader understanding and knowledge of engineering and business management which can be used in your current role and future career.

Global leaders programme

To prepare students for the challenges of the global employment market and to strengthen and develop their broader personal and professional skills Coventry University has developed a unique Global Leaders Programme.

The objectives of the programme, in which postgraduate and eligible undergraduate students can participate, is to provide practical career workshops and enable participants to experience different business cultures.

Click here for futher details on the Global Leaders Programme.

Information for international students

To find an enquiry form for international students, visit our website.

Contact us on +44 (0) 24 7765 2152

Fees and funding

UK students
January 2017 start - £6,930 | May 2017 start - £6,930 | September 2017 start - £7,374
International students
January 2017 start - £12,068 | May 2017 start - £12,068 | September 2017 start - £14,311

Students applying for this course may be eligible for the new HEFCE STEM Scholarship.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Recruitment and Admissions Office
+44 (0) 24 7765 4321