Swansea Engineering Leadership and Management Msc Overview

Table of Content




Work Experience

£ 22,250

Avg. Cost of Study


Months Duration 

£ 100k

Avg. Salary

Introduction to MeM at Swansea

Graduates from a technical, engineering and science background have the potential to reach the pinnacle of management and leadership in industry.

Through external consultation with business and industry, this MSc in Engineering Leadership and Management (ELM) has been designed to equip you with the vital graduate skills needed to succeed in an engineering management or leadership role, exploring leadership styles, processes, and the ever-increasing focus on soft skills.

“The course offers a great transition to management and leadership for engineering students to kick-start their careers through a greater awareness of how their behaviour impacts performance, plus how to apply their engineering know-how to real-world problems and projects. The skills covered in the course are the direct result of the needs of industry as set out by the members of the Industry Advisory Board (IAB).

– Dean Cartwright, Chairman of the Industry Advisory Board, Tata Steel 

Why Study MeM at Swansea?


FT Rankings


US News



As a student on the Master’s course in Engineering Leadership and Management, you will gain and build upon the key skills and knowledge required for a management and/or leadership role in the engineering sector, and learn how to navigate the turbulent environment in today’s business world through the eyes of a technical specialist.

Working alongside the School of Management and supported by an industry board made up of leaders from a variety of backgrounds and organisations, we ensure we keep our subject matter relevant and up to date. Our partnership with industry means that students are provided with real strategic challenges and scenarios to work on, as well as solid recommendations and solutions to strengthen their learning, understanding and problem-solving ability.

Program Costs + Living Expenses : MeM at Swansea

£ 22,250

Avg. Cost of Tuition



Avg. Living Cost


Avg. Cost of Study

Start DateUKInternational
September 2023£ 12,200£ 21,200
September 2024£ 12,800£ 22,250

Tuition fees for years of study after your first year are subject to an increase of 3%.

You can find further information of your fee costs on our tuition fees page.

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University’s scholarships and bursaries page.

Current students: You can find further information of your fee costs on our tuition fees page.

Employment Prospects : MeM at Swansea


Employed within 3 months of graduation


Avg. Salary

    Most Sought-after Jobs

Investment manager.

Change management engineer

Fashion retail project manager

Capital markets analyst


Swansea Employability Academy (SEA) will support you at each stage of your career journey helping you build a bright future.

Our career support services include:

  • Employability workshops, employers’ talks, bespoke events and careers fairs
  • Individual advice and guidance from professionally qualified Careers Advisers
  • Help with finding jobs, internships, work placements and volunteering opportunities
  • Access to information resources on a wide range of career management topics
  • Funding to support student internship opportunities and Student Society/Club events.

We also provide help and advice for Swansea University Alumni up to two years after you graduate.

Eligibility Criteria for MeM at Swansea

Students must attain a minimum of a 2:2 (or overseas equivalent) in an undergraduate degree. Any degree subject will be considered.

We welcome applications by prospective students from around the world and look for evidence of previous study that is equivalent to the entry requirements stated above. The Postgraduate Admissions Office are happy to advise you on whether your qualifications are suitable for entry to the course you would like to study. Please email [email protected] for further information.

If English is not your first language you will need an acceptable pass in an approved English Language qualification to make sure you get the full benefit from studying at Swansea. We consider a wide range of qualifications, including the Swansea University English Test, the British Council IELTS test (with a score of at least 6.5 and 5.5 in each component). A full list of acceptable English Language tests can be found at:

Application Deadlines -Swansea MEM

We recommend that you submit your application to our courses as early as you can in advance of our application deadlines. Courses will close earlier than the application deadlines listed if all available places are filled. You can find further information on our Application Deadlines webpage.

Wondering if you can target this school?

Free Profile Evaluation Workshop

Join our live workshop and

Get all your profile related questions answered. 

Ameer khatri Portrait 2

Scholarships Available : MeM at Swansea

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study.

If you’re a UK or EU student starting a master’s degree at Swansea University, you may be eligible to apply for Government funding to help towards the cost of your studies. To find out more, please visit our postgraduate loans page.

To find out about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University’s scholarships and bursaries page.

Academi Hywel Teifi at Swansea University and the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol offer a number of generous scholarships and bursaries for students who wish to study through the medium of Welsh or bilingually. For further information about the opportunities available to you, visit the Academi Hywel Teifi Scholarships and Bursaries page.

Specializations & Electives Offered

MS&E master’s students complete breadth as well as depth. All are required to develop competence in optimisation and analytics, organisations and decisions, and probability.  In addition, every student pursues a speciality in one of seven areas:

  1. Financial Analytics
  2. Operations and Analytics
  3. Technology and Engineering Management
  4. Computational Social Science
  5. Decision and Risk Analysis
  6. Energy and Environment
  7. Health Systems Modeling

To know in depth about the curriculum and pre-requisites click here.

FAQs About MeM

The MSc EngM program is ideal for engineers with a bachelor’s degree in engineering or a related field who are seeking to advance their careers into management or supervisory roles. The program is also a good option for working professionals who want to advance their careers without having to leave their jobs.

The MSc EngM program consists of 120 credits of coursework, including core courses in engineering management, business fundamentals, and leadership. Students also have the option to choose electives in a variety of specialized areas, such as project management, quality management, and engineering design.

You can enter all types of work experience in the Education and Experience section as well as detailing these experiences on your CV (Resumé).

Yes, you can contact the University of Portsmouth Alumni Association to be connected with a current student or alumnus of the MSc EngM program.

What Our Clients Say

What Can We Do For You?

Profile Evaluation

Take our Free Profile evaluation and figure out your strengths and weakness

Application Prep

We help guide our clients through the entire application journey

Interview Prep

Need Help with your Interview Prep? We got you covered via mock interviews

Open chat
This is Ameer
Anything I can help you with?