Postgraduate study2016

MSc

Digital Engineering and Innovation Management

Loughborough University London

Year of entry: 2016

1 year full-time or up to 4 years part-time

You will have the opportunity to advance your knowledge and widen your skills through guidance and interaction with industry professionals and academic staff from the current, cutting edge Product and Manufacturing fields of Digital Engineering and Innovation Management.

MSc

Digital Engineering and Innovation Management

Loughborough University London

Year of entry: 2016

1 year full-time or up to 4 years part-time

You will have the opportunity to advance your knowledge and widen your skills through guidance and interaction with industry professionals and academic staff from the current, cutting edge Product and Manufacturing fields of Digital Engineering and Innovation Management.

Programme information

This course is for engineering, science, technology or computing graduates who wish to develop a career in the automotive, aerospace, rail, marine or related industries, by further specialising their existing knowledge and skills. The programme is also beneficial for those who wish to update their skills and gain a refreshing outlook on digital engineering and management, following time spent working in industry.

The programme will provide an opportunity to enhance your career prospects in a range of advanced technology and engineering related disciplines. Industry led seminars will transfer first-hand knowledge from leaders in the field. Each module has been designed to develop a strong foundation of next generation engineering and will provide students with the skills required to undertake design and manufacturing maintenance and testing of high-value products.

Core study areas include: collaborative project; internet of things and applications; individual project, dissertation, business plan or placement; principles of entrepreneurship and innovation; engineering simulation and gaming technologies; manufacturing systems integration; digital design tools to support zero prototyping

Optional study areas include: design thinking; foresight and strategy; advanced 3D user environments; internet and communication networks; introduction to programming and matlab.

 

Assessment

Modules are assessed by a combination of projects base learning, essays, group exercises, presentations and project portfolios.

Entry qualification

Minimum of a lower second class honours degree in an appropriate engineering, science or technological discipline delivered from a UK University, or equivalent overseas qualification recognised by Loughborough University.

English Language requirements: IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in each subtest (Reading, Listening, Writing and Speaking) or equivalent.

Careers and further study

Graduates of this programme will be well qualified for a range of managerial positions in design and manufacturing, as well as managerial positions in advanced engineering and testing in the automotive and technologies industries. Graduates will also have the opportunity to enhance their knowledge and career prospects further by undertaking a PhD programme.

Programme modules

Core Modules

  • Collaborative project
  • Internet of things and applications
  • Individual Project, Dissertation, Business Plan or Placement
  • Principles of entrepreneurship and innovation
  • Engineering simulation and gaming technologies
  • Manufacturing systems integration
  • Digital design tools to support zero prototyping

Optional Modules

  • Design thinking
  • Foresight and strategy
  • Advanced 3D user environments
  • Internet and communication networks
  • Introduction to programming and matlab

Apply now

We are delighted that you are considering Loughborough University in London as your postgraduate destination.

We have a long tradition of producing graduates who are highly sought after by employers.

All applications for postgraduate degrees should be made online. For further advice and guidance on how to make a successful application, and access to the Application Portal please visit www.lboro.ac.uk/study/apply/postgraduate/