Brunel University London

Course Introduction

The Advanced Manufacturing Systems MSc degree focuses on providing you with a unique learning opportunity to develop in-depth knowledge and skills in advanced manufacturing, aiming to produce the leading engineers and researchers required for Industry 4.0 oriented smart manufacturing to improve products and production processes. This course is designed to address the challenges of modern manufacturing and enterprise systems. It covers a breadth of subjects that enables you to appreciate and deal with the complexities of modern industrial environments. You?ll learn the latest techniques in manufacturing and systems engineering and work on real issues and problems given by our industrial partners. Built on our world-class research and expertise, this degree addresses the full spectrum of subjects concerning advanced manufacturing including advanced design, manufacturing technologies including manufacturing simulation and robotics, sensors and measurements, data analytics, quality engineering management and supply chain management.

The course is developed with strong industrial advice and the appropriate balance of theory and practice. You?ll be taught by a team of expert staff and industry collaborators and have access to excellent laboratory resources and facilities, including the latest engineering software tools. Brunel?s Advanced Manufacturing Systems MSc degree is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE). It can be studied either full-time over one year, or three-to-five-years via distance learning. The in-depth knowledge and advanced skills acquired through this Industry 4.0 oriented programme will prepare you for various career positions and destinations. Our close project links with industry (e.g. Rolls-Royce, TWI and NPL) will further enhance your employability.

Start Date:

The duration is 3 to 5 years distance-learning..

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
5 years
Distance Learning
MSc Home Fees
5 years
Distance Learning
MSc European Fees
5 years
Distance Learning
MSc Overseas Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,100 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,100 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £18,720 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Applicants need to have 2:2 (or above)UK Honours degree, or equivalent internationally recognised qualification, in an engineering, science or technology subject. Other subjects with relevant work experience will be assessed on an individual basis.
  • International entry requirements: Applicants need to have an IELTS: 6 (min 5.5 in all areas); Pearson: 51 (51 in all subscores); BrunELT: 60% (min 55% in all areas).