Manufacturing and Operations Management postgraduate courses

The University of Hertfordshire has a well-established reputation with employers in the field of manufacturing. If you have a good honours degree in engineering or a related discipline and now wish to extend your knowledge, our MSc programmes could be right for you.

The programmes have been specifically designed to equip you for a career in manufacturing. They offer a dual focus on these areas, incorporating subjects which employers seek in prospective graduates.

The on campus MScs are also accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) as meeting the academic requirements for Chartered Engineer status.

Depending on which course you choose, the development of your skills and advancement of your knowledge focuses on areas such as:

  • the broad areas of business and operations management
  • design orientated tasks, including analysis and synthesis, to develop relevant and applicable procedures and processes to resolve technical and ultimately business problems
  • case studies, including analysis and synthesis, contribution to profitability, understanding of purchasing, procurement, and logistics
  • critical review of strategic value, procurement, and supply chain management