Taught course

Advanced Manufacturing Engineering and Management

Loughborough University · Wolfson School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Entry requirements

Upper second class honours degree in any engineering discipline, or HND with appropriate industrial experience. Applicants with a high lower second class honours degree will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Months of entry


Course content

Programme information

This popular and well-established programme is based at Loughborough’s School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering. The School has an international reputation for excellence in manufacturing engineering and has recently received a Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education. This is in recognition of its sustained contribution to High Value Manufacturing through its pioneering research and innovation and high quality teaching.

This programme is aimed at both new graduates and engineering professionals who wish to develop the highly skilled techniques of manufacturing management and its related technologies. It is designed to prepare students for effective careers as technologists and managers who can meet the challenges of rapidly changing global manufacturing industries.

Modules are taught by leading experts in the field. Loughborough University is ranked 3rd in the UK for overall quality of research in mechanical, manufacturing, aeronautical and chemical engineering in the latest Research Excellence Framework Exercise. Modules are directly informed by both our close industry links and our research expertise in areas including additive manufacturing, laser processing and automation.

The programme is primarily designed to prepare students for an industrial career but it is equally relevant as preparation to continue your studies onto a relevant research area.

Key facts

  • An outstanding place to study. We are rated as one of the top 100 places to study Manufacturing Engineering in the QS World University Rankings and have a QS five star rating.
  • Research-led teaching from international experts. Ranked 3rd in the UK for overall quality of research in mechanical, manufacturing, aeronautical and chemical engineering in the latest Government Research Exercise
  • Fully accredited by The Institution of Mechanical Engineers and The Institution of Engineering and Technology.

Information for international students

English Language requirements: overall 6.5 with not less than 6.0 in the individual Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking tests or TOEFL (ibt) 92 overall Listening 21, Reading 21, Writing 22 and Speaking 22. http://www.lboro.ac.uk/international/englang/index.htm

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

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Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 - 96 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Office
+44 (0)1509 222 496