BSc Technical Management

University of Dunaújváros

Program Description

BSc Technical Management

University of Dunaújváros

The Hungarian Government declared in 2007 that the official translation for the formerly called Engineering Business Management BSc is Technical Management BSc. The change of the English name did not affect the content of the course. The knowledge provided by the study program is equivalent with the content of the courses offered by many European higher educational institutions as Engineering Business Management bachelors study program. Level of qualification: Bachelor (BSc)

Specializations/Majors:

  • quality management
  • operations management
  • environmental engineering
  • logistics management

Graduates with a technical background, the analytical skills of an engineer, plus knowledge of business and management have numerous career opportunities. Meeting the challenges of global competition creates increased demand for graduates, who can provide an interface between technical and business personnel. For those who see their future in the engineering sector in a business or management role, this joint degree is an ideal choice.

The Course

This BSc programme in Technical Management offers a broad-based approach to engineering and management, provides the students with an educational profile that combines in-depth technical competence with a solid knowledge in business administration and management. The core content of the course comprises business, management, engineering, and technology subject matters. Specialist options include operations management, quality management, environmental engineering, and logistics management. Students learn how products are engineered, manufactured and marketed; how new technology is implemented and applied; and how businesses and their human factors are managed or even financially controlled. Business and management topics make extensive use of case studies and project work, and a wide range of assessment methods is employed.

Reasons to Choose Our Technical Management BSc Course

  • Acquire an excellent mix of managerial and technical skills
  • Gain thorough understanding of the business environment and industrial management
  • Develop excellent transferable skills
  • Take the opportunity to study in a multi-cultural environment

Future Prospects

The appreciation of both business and engineering issues means that the prospects of students after graduation are excellent. The technological, managerial and interpersonal skills and knowledge acquired will open up a wide range of career opportunities in functions such as project management, product design, quality management, servicing, and maintenance.

Content and Structure

During their studies, students are required to take up to 210 credits, each semester totaling 30 credits.

There are six core modules in each of the first three years of the programme.

The core modules in the first year are taken mainly from the fields of technical science, natural science, and human sciences. The technical and natural science modules introduce the fundamental technical and mathematical techniques within the context in which they can be used.

Second-year modules introduce the field of business management. The business modules begin by explaining the economic and industrial environment in which engineering companies must operate, then introduce the tools and techniques needed to manage an engineering business successfully.

During the third year, the students commence their specializations. The students are offered four options: operations management, quality management, environmental engineering, and logistics management. Option modules or electives are also offered to the students. In the final semester, students are required to accomplish their final degree projects and write their theses.

Preparatory Course

The preparatory course is designed to help students to develop and strengthen their skills necessary to successfully pursue engineering and business studies at our college in English. The program lasts two semesters (1 academic year) and offers intensive training in language studies (standard and professional English, Hungarian), intercultural competencies and communication, professional preparatory courses.

Core Modules: English language, Listening comprehension, Hungarian language, Basics of ESP in Management, Intercultural Communication, Project Management, Preparatory courses in Mathematics, Economics, Physics, and Chemistry.

Examination Scheme and Advancement to the Bachelor Course

All those students who pass the progress tests and fulfill the requirements (e.g. acquire the credit points) of the preparatory course can automatically begin their first-semester engineering studies at the College of Dunaújváros.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated February 11, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2018
Duration
Duration
7 semesters
Full time
Price
Price
3,550 EUR
per year.
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Locations
Hungary - Dunaújváros
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