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Leeds Beckett University

Engineering Management

UCAS Code: H4N7

Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) - BEng (Hon)

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About this course


Course option

1.0year

Full-time | 2020

Subject

Production and manufacturing engineering

If you are an aspiring manager, this course will help you fulfil your potential. Our team of experienced engineers will give you the leadership skills and engineering know-how to help you advance into a management position.

You will develop a broad knowledge of both mechanical and electronic engineering issues. This expertise will inform your management practice, particularly in terms of accounting and cost control. You will enhance your understanding of maintenance and monitoring management, and you will blend your flair for creativity and technology with the ability to organise and plan.

The level of automation in production is now extremely high. We will show you the software and controls behind the electronics. You will build your skills in discreet event simulation, 3D modelling, analysis of configurations, robotic simulation and in producing efficient components.

Talented engineers are in demand around the world and everything we teach will offer you a global outlook, from international supply chains and financial management of projects, to eco-engineering and the production of sustainable products with different materials, processes and low-carbon designs.

**AUTOMATION AND EMBEDDED SYSTEMS LABORATORIES**
The laboratories provide equipment to support electrical and electronic engineering and include industry proven technologies such as Siemens Programmable Logic controllers, NI ELVIS and myRIO systems.

Modules


  • Core Modules:

    • Project Management

    • Production Project

    • Engineering Cost & Management Accounting

    • Engineering Control.



  • In additional choose from a list of Option Modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.

Tuition fees

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England
£9,250
per year
EU
£9,250
per year
International
£10,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Headingley Campus1

Department:

Computing, Creative Technologies and Engineering

TEF rating:
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Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

68%
UK students
32%
International students
64%
Male students
36%
Female students
80%
2:1 or above
30%
Drop out rate

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Production and manufacturing engineering

What are graduates doing after six months?

This is what graduates told us they were doing (and earning), shortly after completing their course. We've crunched the numbers to show you if these immediate prospects are high, medium or low, compared to those studying this subject/s at other universities.

£24,500
med
Average annual salary
100%
high
Employed or in further education
64%
med
Employed in a role where degree was essential or beneficial

Top job areas of graduates

69%
Engineering professionals
8%
Other elementary services occupations
4%
Architects, town planners and surveyors

Graduates are in significant demand, so unemployment rates are well below the national graduate average and starting salaries are well above average. Much the most common industries for these graduates are now vehicle manufacture - there are not enough people with these degrees to go round and so the big employers tend to take the lion's share at the moment. But pretty much anywhere there is manufacturing, there are production engineers. Bear in mind that a lot of courses are four years long, and lead to an MEng qualification — this is necessary if you want to become a Chartered Engineer.

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