Taught course

Lean Six Sigma for Process Excellence

University of Strathclyde · Department of Design, Manufacture and Engineering Management

Entry requirements

MSc: Normally, first or second class Honours degree in engineering, technology, science, business or a similar discipline from a UK University (or equivalent). PgDip/PgCert: Degree or good HND or equivalent. Other qualifications with relevant industrial experience will be considered on an individual basis. Progress from PgCert to PgDip and on to the MSc programme is possible, subject to satisfactory performance.

Lean Six Sigma

Months of entry


Course content

Course gives participants an in-depth understanding of process excellence issues related to all industry sectors, both manufacturing and service.

The Masters programme will provide education to a level of world class practice in quality management to enable students and participating companies to gain competitive advantage through the application of basic and advanced set of tools and techniques of Lean Six Sigma methodologies and to demonstrate tangible and quantifiable results to the bottom-line. Participants will be equipped with state-of-the-art concepts, methods, principles, tools and techniques relating to quality and process improvement for all sorts of organisations in a global context.

Information for international students

For candidates whose first language is not English, minimum standards of written and spoken English are for IELTS 6.5 with no individual score below 5.5 and TOEFL 79-93 (internet-based test)

Fees and funding

Further details can be found at

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


full time
9 months
part time
18 months


part time
18 months
full time
9 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Secretary
+ 44 (0) 141 548 2424