MENg/ BEng (Hons)/ BEng (Hosns) Extended Engineering Business Management

University of Greenwich

Program Description

MENg/ BEng (Hons)/ BEng (Hosns) Extended Engineering Business Management

University of Greenwich

CEOs of large, successful companies and self-made millionaires are more likely to have studied on an engineering degree programme than any other subject area. The technical knowledge, analytical and mathematical skills, and creative problem-solving attitude gained from an engineering degree are well suited to strategic and enterprise-level roles in industry. This degree programme offers a broad-based approach, introducing the major engineering disciplines to provide a solid background in the principles and processes used to solve complex problems. Engineering skills you will acquire, such as optimization and simulation, are directly transferable to enterprise management. Approaches to systems-wide engineering solutions are also highly relevant to many large-scale industrial challenges as both involve the need to identify, understand and design for large, interconnected networks of stakeholders. Our degree programme in Engineering Business Management also enables you to acquire management skills, both personal and interpersonal, together with knowledge of modern management techniques and business applications.

The first year of all of our engineering degree programmes at the University of Greenwich focuses on the understanding of engineering science fundamental principles. This approach ensures that all of our graduates experience a solid foundation of broad technical knowledge and a working understanding of all the major Engineering disciplines – an essential prerequisite for a successful career in engineering management. At the end of the 1st year, students will be invited to choose to either continue on their initial degree programme or to swap to any of the other engineering degree programmes on offer. We feel it is very important that our students are empowered to be able to choose the degree programmes that are most appropriate for their ambitions and goals and we recognize that those may change during your studies with us as you learn more about each discipline. Engineering at the University of Greenwich. Quality. Industry. Rigour.

Who is this course for?

Engineers are problem solvers by nature. They are curious, creative, innovative, and practical about how things work and the world around them. They have the desire to help people and improve the world around them. They are driven by the desire to make the best, the fastest, the most efficient, the most sustainable. Students on this degree programme will typically be those who are interested in how businesses can benefit from the application of engineering principles to all aspects of their operations. The ability to break a problem down into its components, identify, develop and evaluate possible solutions for those components, and then integrate again into a cohesive whole is a particular challenge. It is for students who see engineering in a much broader context than the traditional view of simply designing and building things. Fundamental engineering principles are applicable in a much wider range of contexts, especially management, and the degree programme in Engineering Business Management allows you to learn how they can be applied at an enterprise management level. If you have ever stood in a queue and thought “This queue would move so much faster if they organized the queue this way,” then this is the degree programme for you.

Modular Structure for BEng

YEAR ONE: Engineering Mathematics 1; Design and Materials; Practical and Experimental Skills; Engineering Professional Skills 1; YEAR TWO: Engineering Mathematics 2; Exploiting Capital and Managing Risk; Product Design and Development; Introduction to Manufacturing Systems; Accounting, Finance and Business Planning; Computer Aided Design; Strategic Management; YEAR THREE: Engineering Professional Skills 2; Individual Project; Engineering Management 2; Operations Management; Quality Engineering; Engineering Enterprise;

Modular Structure for MEng

YEAR ONE: Engineering Mathematics 1; Design and Materials; Practical and Experimental Skills; Engineering Professional Skills 1; YEAR TWO: Engineering Mathematics 2; Exploiting Capital and Managing Risk; Product Design and Development; Introduction to Manufacturing Systems; Accounting, Finance and Business Planning; Computer Aided Design; Strategic Management; YEAR THREE: Engineering Professional Skills 2; Individual Project; Engineering Management 2; Operations Management; Quality Engineering; Engineering Enterprise; YEAR FOUR: Group Industrial Project; Strategy and Management; Research Methodology; Global Engineering: Theory and Practice; Technology Enterprise; Advanced Principle of Supply Chain Management; Advanced Principle of Lean Manufacturing; Process Improvement Techniques; Operations Management;

Modular Structure for Extended Programme

YEAR ZERO: Engineering Project Design and Implementation; Professional and Personal Development; Introduction to Engineering Mathematics; YEAR ONE: Engineering Mathematics 1; Design and Materials; Practical and Experimental Skills; Engineering Professional Skills 1; YEAR TWO: Engineering Mathematics 2; Exploiting Capital and Managing Risk; Product Design and Development; Introduction to Manufacturing Systems; Accounting, Finance and Business Planning; Computer Aided Design; Strategic Management; YEAR THREE: Engineering Professional Skills 2; Individual Project; Engineering Management 2; Operations Management; Quality Engineering; Engineering Enterprise;

Skills and experience gained

The degree programme in Engineering Business Management aims to provide you with the knowledge, practices, and skills that will allow you to design, develop and support industrially relevant solutions for a range of existing and emergent technical and management challenges. You will become an efficient and reflective practitioner who takes the initiative to identify emerging technologies and techniques, and who maintains your knowledge and skills within the fast-moving areas of process engineering, design and enterprise management, in particular. Your Engineering Business Management degree will enable you to identify and exploit new developments in technology and management practices, to experiment with new and existing techniques in designing and developing creative, innovative and effective solutions of all kinds to meet real-world needs. This degree programme offers a particularly wide variety of potential employment opportunities.

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Last updated February 3, 2018
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