Taught course

Advanced Manufacturing Technology and Systems Management

The University of Manchester · School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering

Entry requirements

The standard academic entry requirements for a Masters programme is an Upper-Second UK honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant science or engineering discipline.

Months of entry


Course content

Advanced Manufacturing Technology and Systems Management has developed into a broadly based multi-disciplinary discipline, demanding expertise in many diverse topics. The structure of the programme reflects this by requiring in-depth study of a number of topics ranging from the fundamentals of manufacturing processes to the management of manufacturing systems.

More specialised study takes place in the dissertation project where students undertake individual research projects of industrial relevance.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language you will need a recognised English language qualifications: IELTS (6.5 with no sub-test under 5.5); TOEFL (570 with 5.0 in TWE); CBTOEFL (230 with 5.0 in TWE). Other English Language qualifications/tests can be considered including those offered by the University's Language Teaching Centre.

Fees and funding

Please see our Funding page.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations45
Written coursework / continuous assessment5
Dissertation50 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Programme Administrator
+44 (0)161 306 3754
+44 (0)161 306 9218