Taught course

Project Management (Mechanical Engineering)

Manchester Metropolitan University · School of Engineering

Entry requirements

You will have at least a 2:2 UK undergraduate honours degree in engineering, physics, mathematics, computing or equivalent. Applicants with relevant and extensive professional experience in the relevant fields will be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

The combination of digital and physical technologies that’s driving the Fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0) is changing our world. It’s transporting us to an era of increasing self-optimisation and automation – with the likes of smart buildings that can monitor and reduce their own carbon footprint. Our MSc Project Management (Mechanical Engineering) is your opportunity to get on board. It’s a chance to develop new engineering and technical skills along with management of projects capabilities to succeed in this new world.

It’s one of our new project management courses – bringing vital management skills together with specialist expertise in engineering. You’ll start off by studying the fundamentals of project management. You’ll then look at the key principles and techniques associated with the successful delivery of multidisciplinary projects. You’ll then specialise in mechanical engineering, exploring the systems, materials and manufacturing techniques of the Industry 4.0 era.

Our teaching staff are professionals from a range of backgrounds, from engineering and environmental industries, to railways and digital forensics. With their support, you’ll become a rounded professional, ready to apply for project management roles in organisations globally.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0)161 247 6969