MSc Professional Engineering

Develop the knowledge and skills you need to gain a masters and become a Chartered Engineer with our part-time course, enabling you to earn while you learn.

Course outline and modules

Through this course we aim to create a cadre of world-class engineers with the skills and knowledge they need to become the leaders of the future. We'll work with you to design the course to meet your needs and those of your business, applying the learning criteria to relevant tasks and projects.

What you'll learn

The first activity of the course is a Professional Development Audit, where we support you to evaluate your learning to date and identify what you need to add to gain the MSc and qualify for CEng

You’ll study five compulsory modules with the remaining optional modules designed to match your particular interests and objectives. You’ll receive intensive mentoring and supervision throughout the course, both from the university and your company, ensuring you are well supported on your learning journey.

Each module contains formal learning, delivered through distance learning and practical application through workplace projects. This is flexible and can be tailored to meet your individual needs.


Our Professional Engineering masters course was developed by the Engineering Council, the benchmark of quality in the UK and meets their expectations and requirements.

Career prospects

Successful completion of our Professional Engineering masters means you’ll meet the educational requirements to become a Chartered Engineer. To become chartered, you’ll also need to satisfy your professional institute that you have the appropriate practical competencies.

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  • Compulsory modules
  • Professional Development Audit
  • Current Technologies and Applications
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Sustainability
  • Major Project
  • Options modules
  • Design Methodologies
  • Scientific Foundations
  • Engineering Analysis
  • Project Management
  • Further Topics in Engineering Management
  • Product Delivery
  • Professional Literature Study
  • Extended Integrative Option
  • Strategic Financial Management
  • Business Landscape
  • Product Introduction Processes
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Operational Effectiveness
  • Human Resources Management
  • Systems Engineering
  • Engineering Materials and Manufacturing
  • £8,250 Per Year

    International student tuition fee

    2 Years


    Oct 2024

    Start Month

    Sep 2024

    Application Deadline

    Upcoming Intakes

    • October 2024

    Mode of Study

    • Full Time