Master of Science Engineering Management (Full-Time)

Provided by TEG International College

Course introduction


Awarding Body

University of Sunderland, United Kingdom


The Master of Science in Engineering Management is designed to provide graduates from any enginerring disapline with advanced skills and knowledge in the field of Engineering management in a wide variety of industrial and service sectors. The programme helps to broaden the knowedge and ability of graduates and practiceing engineers relevant management skills, principles and procedues. The programme focuses upon the methods, knowledge and techniques which allow this important area to be managed effectively.

The students are exposed to

  • Developing and enhancing the management skills and knowedge enabling them manage effectively in an engineering environment.
  • Making critical assessments regarding the applicability of management knowledge and techniques within an engineering context.
  • Making a significant contribution to engineering management research activities.
TEG together with its corporate partner, the University of Sunderland U.K., provides practicing and highly qualified professionals as local faculty to facilitate you through this programme in a vibrant environment having modern learning facilities and computing and analysis systems.

Learning Objectives

Up on completion of this programme, the students would have critical understanding and awareness of appraisal, application of appropriate research techniques relative to the disipline area, financial management technqiues, strategic planning and management, operations managements function, contract negotiation and fulfillment, risk management, importance of teamwork and communications management, management decision making, project management concepts, tools and techniques, advanced maintenance techniques and effective leadership. the students are required to undertake a major original research project on a topic creatively and forming solid conclusions. 

Programme Structure

This programme consist of 8 modules at 15 to 60 credits per module.

Attendance Requirements

International Students (ICA student pass holder) must attend a minimum of 90% of scheduled course at all time. A minimum attendance of 75% must be achieved for local students (Singaporean, PR, Empolyment Pass, S-Pass and work permit holders etc.) who are not holding student pass. Students whose attendance is below 90% (ICA Student Pass holder) and 75% (local students) are not eligible to submit the assignment or sit for the examination.

A student who is absent or considered to be absent from class/session, must provide documentary proof i.e. Original Medical Certificate issued by a General Practioner, Polyclinic or Hospital to his/her Course Administrator immediately on his/her return to school.

Graduation Requirements and Progression

Students are required to successfully pass 7 modules + Project (180 Credits) for a Master of Science in Engineering Management award. Upon successful completion of the programme you are able to apply for a wide range of empolyments in engineering and/or management position. A Masters degree will also enhance opportunities in academic and research based empolyments with a further study in PhD.

Teaching and Learning Methods

Various methods of teaching and learning are empolyed in the programme, for example, lectures, group work, directed reading, research, discussions, students presentations, seminars, tutorials, and practical laboratory sessions.

Teacher - Student Ratio

TEG teacher-student ratio will not exceed:
1:40 for lecturing
1:30 for classroom teaching; and
1:20 for tutorials

Assessment and Examinations

Assessments are arranged to ensure that the key learning goals of the modules are covered. The assessment strategy has been formulated with regards to the University Assessment guidelines. This assessment methods include individual written reports with references to international journal papers, practical assignments and the Masters project.

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure

  1. Research Skills and Academic Literacy
  2. Project Management and Control
  3. Decision Support for Management
  4. Managing People and Project Leadership
  5. Project Risk & Quality Management
  6. Engineering Operations Management
  7. Advanced Maintenance Practice
  8. Project

Entry Requirements

Admission Requirements
- A good honours degree (2.2 above) or equivalent in an engineering discipline; and

- Where an applicant's first language is not English and where an applicant prssesses qualifications other than those indicated above, evidence of Level 6.5 attainment in the International English Language Testing Scheme and / or TOEFL score of 575 and / or TEG Certificate of General English and English for Academic Purposes is required.

  • Students who have successfully completed 2 years of full-time study conducted in English medium may satisfy the English Language requirement.
  • Students who do not meet the above requirements are required to pass TEG English Language Entry Test OR an interview to be conducted by the TEG International College Academic Director (ELT).

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration


  • 18 months
  • 3 hours per day x 5 days a week

  • 18 months
  • 3 hours per day x 3 days a week


Full-time: January, June, September
Part-time: January, June, September

Fees & Funding

Local Student

Application Fee: S$107

Full-time Programme (Local Admissions)

Course Fee*: S$16,800
Assessment Fee*: S$5,500
Course Material Fee*: S$550
Medical Insurance*: S$100

Part-time Programme

Course Fee*: S$11,840
Assessment Fee*: S$5,500
Course Material Fee*: S$550
Medical Insurance*: S$100

Singaporean/PR are entitled fee discount for the programmes. Please contact our Sales & Marketing consultant for more information.

International Student

Application Fee: S$139.10

Full-time Programme

Course Fee*: S$16,800
Assessment Fee*: S$5,500
Course Material Fee*: S$550
Medical Insurance*: S$100

International students can enjoy fee discount for certain programmes. Please contact our Sales & Marketing consultant for more information.

* All fees are exclusive of 7% GST 3% FPS and may subject to change.
* The above does not include Miscellaneous Fees, which refer to any non-compulsory and non-standard fees which the student will pay only when necessary or applicable. Such fees are normally collected on an ad-hoc basis by the PEI when the need arises.