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What will I learn?

Overview

Our MSc Quality Management course, which is accredited by the Chartered Quality Institute, addresses strategic quality and leadership issues focused on achieving customer satisfaction. It is suitable for those wishing to pursue a career in the industrial or service sector as a quality professional.

You will explore the application of specialised managerial and technological skills to achieve the desired quality at a minimum cost. In addition, you will examine quality management and other continuous improvement approaches relevant to industry and apply the techniques to all industrial and business sectors from service to manufacturing.

Throughout your studies you will hone the critical problem-based learning skills and transferable skills that will prepare you for employment in a professional position dealing with quality management system development and implementation.

You will be assessed through a mixture of:

  • Written exam papers
  • Challenging and stimulating coursework
  • Laboratory exercises (available online)
  • Student involvement in the industrially related integrative project

Career Prospects

Graduates have found employment across sectors including Engineering, Manufacturing, NHS, Food and Drink and Higher Education. Recent graduates work in the quality field for SPX Clyde Union, BAE Systems, Network Rail, Raytheon, NHS Scotland, and Diageo.

Further study

Successful completion of our MSc Quality Management course prepares you for advanced research studies in related technology areas. You will have priority to be admitted to our MPhil/PhD degree courses.

Which department am I in?

Computing, Engineering and Physical Sciences

Study options

Full Time (1.5 years)

Tuition fees
£19,475.00 (US$ 23,579) per year
The mentioned fee is for 2021/22 year entry. There might be a sight increase in 2022/22 year entry.

This is a fixed fee
Start date

5 September 2022

Venue

Paisley Campus

High Street,

Paisley,

Renfrewshire,

PA1 2BE, Scotland

Online/Distance with attendance (Variable - to suit the learner)

Tuition fees
£13,325.00 (US$ 16,133) per year
The mentioned fee is for 2021/22 year entry. There might be a sight increase in 2022/23 year entry.

This is a fixed fee
Start date

5 September 2022

Venue

Paisley Campus

High Street,

Paisley,

Renfrewshire,

PA1 2BE, Scotland

Entry requirements

For international students

You should normally possess an Honours degree or an equivalent qualification. if you possess a bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, or a less, but appropriate qualification plus relevant industrial experience may also be considered for entry to the PgDip. Progression from the Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) to the MSc is dependent upon successfully completing the PgDip. Students who have previously completed a PgDip in Quality may be admitted to the MSc at the appropriate stage. General English language requirements at UWS: International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic module (not General Training) overall score 6.0 with no sub-test less than 5.5, TOEFL IBT: 78; no sub-test less than: Reading 17; Listening 17; Speaking 17; and Writing 17.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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