Degree of Master of Science (120 credits) with a major in Production systems, specialisation in Production Development and Management
The manufacturing industry now faces globalisation challenges and this is the starting point of this Master’s programme. The aim is to provide knowledge and competence that prepare the students for leading positions within the manufacturing industry.
Today, the manufacturing industry is an international industry. Product development and production may be carried out at different geographic locations, which require communication and coordination of the activities. The competitiveness of manufacturing companies relies to a high degree on their abilities to benefit from the increased globalisation.
This Master’s programme focuses on the role that production plays within manufacturing companies. Central themes include how production systems are developed, how the design of the products and the supply chain interrelate with the production system design, and how production systems are operated and managed. The programme begins with a number of courses that provides the students with a common basis for these central themes. It ends with a final thesis work, at which the students applies the knowledge and skills gained during the program.
The applicant must hold the minimun of a bachelor´s degree (i.e the equivalent of 180 ECTS credits at an accredited university) with at least 90 ECTS credits in mechanical engineering, industrial engineering and management, civil engineering, or equivalent. The bachelor´s degree should comprise a minimum of 15 ECTS credits in mathematics. Proof of English proficiency is required.
- copy of valid passport
- University Acceptance letter
- Health insurance
- Bank Statement
- Copy of passport
- Certificate of marriage for registered partner
- Certificate of birth for each child
Tuition fee for the first semester: 67500 SEK
Total tuition fee: 270000 SEK
Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students
Like everywhere, living costs in Sweden depend on your personal lifestyle and where you live. Here’s an average monthly budget:
Food: SEK 2,000
Accommodation: SEK 3,700
Local travel: SEK 550
Phone/internet: SEK 300
Hobby/leisure, miscellaneous: SEK 1,450
Total: SEK 8,000 (around €850 or $1,000).
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