Planit


Digital Manufacturing

University of Strathclyde

Content

Modern manufacturing engineers not only need to be experts in the latest classic manufacturing technologies – they need to know how to exploit the power of digital manufacturing to stay competitive in an increasingly global digital market. This course helps you to get a deeper insight into the necessary cyber-physical technologies and new developing business models.

Industry 4.0 concepts are revolutionising the world and modern industry is adopting rapidly and at a vast scale, creating new business models and digital technologies. Products are becoming increasingly customisable and interactive.

You'll develop specialist skills in: digital manufacturing concepts; manufacturing automation; mechatronic system design; design for Industry 4.0 and smart products; knowledge & information management for engineers.

You can exit at the end of 9 months with a PgDip in Digital Manufacturing.

Entry Requirements

For the MSc, a first or upper second-class Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in engineering, technology or a business related discipline.

For the PgDip, a degree or good HND plus relevant industrial experience.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months

Faculty

Faculty of Engineering

Department

Design, Manufacture and Engineering Management

SCQF Level

11

Career Area

Engineering

Career Sectors

Aeronautical Engineering

Chemical and Materials Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Engineering General

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (including Fabrication and Welding)

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Offshore and Energy