Design, Manufacturing & Engineering ManagementWhy choose us?

Delivering Total Engineering

We pride ourselves in delivering high quality graduates into the workplace with well-rounded knowledge and skills that make a significant impact in their organisation.

Engineers are problem solvers; they must combine creative, practical and technical skills in an innovative manner in order to find solutions to modern challenges.

As the engineering industry continues to thrive, demand continues to grow for graduates with the necessary breadth of knowledge to meet the needs of industry worldwide.

Many businesses return to our department year-on-year as they understand the value our graduates bring to their organisation.

Career opportunities

Gaining a degree from the Department of Design, Manufacturing & Engineering Management will equip you with the necessary skills and expertise to excel within the professional world.

Discover more about where our graduates have gone on to work.


All of our undergraduate courses are accredited by the appropriate professional institutions; a must for most employers.

Students on our MEng stream meet these institutions’ educational standard to become a 'chartered engineer'; students on our BEng stream partially meet the educational standards. 

Our courses are accredited by:

  • the Institute of Engineering Designers (IED)
  • the Institute of Engineering Technology (IET)
  • the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IME)

Our Design & Manufacturing postgraduate courses are accredited by the above Institutions. Our MSc Global Innovation Management programme is accredited by the Institution of Engineering Technology and our Supply Chain Programme is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS).

Industry engagement

Whether you choose to study at undergraduate or postgraduate level, you'll get the opportunity to work with industry to address practical problems.

You'll gain direct industry experience, develop skills and manage projects through to completion. Previous students have worked with organisations such as:

  • Adidas
  • Apple
  • Diageo
  • Dyson
  • Ford
  • Google
  • Nike

Alumni network

Following the completion of your studies, you'll join a vibrant global community of graduates across all continents.

Find out about our graduates, the exciting projects they have worked on and further information on the benefits you can enjoy as part of our alumni network.