What will I learn?

Modern manufacturing is a growing industry worldwide and is continually challenging engineers for more effective use of technology, management systems, production techniques and processes. The Advanced Manufacturing Systems and Technology MSc has been developed in conjunction with the industry partners to develop industry ready engineers. The programme is designed to provide advanced level knowledge, breadth and depth for modern manufacturing engineers and managers. Fully accredited by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers UK, this programme is constantly updated to reflect the latest developments in technology, management tools and methodologies. This 12-month programme consists of compulsory and optional taught modules over two semesters and a major project starting in semester 2 and continuing through the summer.

Project work contributes 60 credits, which will be based on a topic of industrial or scientific relevance, and will be carried out in laboratories in the University or at an approved placement in industry. The project is examined by dissertation, and award of the MSc(Eng) degree will require evidence of in-depth understanding, mastery of research techniques, ability to analyse assembled data, and assessment of outcomes.

Careers: Programmes include a strong practical element and incorporate the latest academic and industry research, enabling you to work effectively at the forefront of engineering. When you graduate you can count on the University's Careers and Employability Service to help you plan your future.

Which department am I in?

Engineering

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
£20,550.00 (US$ 25,640) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

September 2019

Venue

University of Liverpool

The Foundation Building,

765 Brownlow Hill,

Liverpool,

L69 7ZX, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students offering a Bachelor's degree from an American university are welcome to apply for a Masters programme. For most programmes we look for a GPA of at least 3.0. 6.5 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in each component.

For international students

Students need to have IELTS 6.5 (with no band lower than 6.0); TOEFL Internet Based Test 88 or above with minimum scores in components as follows: Listening and Writing 21, Reading 22, Speaking 23.

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About this uni

The university’s international community includes more than 8,000 students from over 130 countries.

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  • Many scholarships and awards for international students
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