Reliability Engineering & Asset Management MSc
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- Degree awarded
- 12 months full-time, 36 months part time
- Entry requirements
The standard academic entry requirements for this Masters programme is a Second Class UK honours degree or international equivalent, in a relevant science or engineering discipline
- Number of places/applicants
- Annual intake 25-30
- How to apply
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Reliability Engineering and Asset Management is a critical field of managerial and technical importance to UK and international industry. It is estimated that 10% of typical plant cost is spent every year maintaining that plant. Maintenance can make the difference in competitiveness on a global scale. Maintenance managers can make major impacts on their companies' bottom line, and often report at board level.
Reliability Engineering and Asset Management is a key element in increasing the competitiveness of industry. It is a sophisticated discipline, which embraces management techniques, organisation, planning and the application of substantial electronic, engineering and analytical know-how to manufacturing processes, transport, power generation and the efficient operation of industrial, commercial and civic buildings. The aim of the programme is to give companies the technical and managerial expertise to thrive in the global marketplace.
On completion of the course you will be able to obtain one of the following degrees: MSc, Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip), Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert)
The programme is divided into course units which cover various aspects of applied management and technology in the field. It is designed in such a way that after enrolment the people already working in the industry can benefit from the structure and content of the course to enhance their capability in Reliability and Asset Management. Our teaching staff are internationally recognised professionals with years of experience working in industry and academic institutions.
The course is offered in three different modes:
The course is fully accredited by The Institution of Mechanical Engineers and approved by The Society of Operations Engineers.
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The School participates in the annual University Postgraduate Open Day which takes place on Wednesday 27th November 2013 - please visit School website for details
The fees for 2014 are as follows:-
Full-time & Distance Learning £19,150
Part-time £6,600 per year (for 3 years)
Full-time & Distance learning £12,550
Part-time £6,275 per year (for 2 years)
Full-time & Distance Learning £8,850
Part-time £4,425 per year (for 2 years)
The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.
All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees or contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.
Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.
- Academic department
- School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering
- Contact name
- PG Admissions
- +44 (0)161 306 9219
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