Why choose Engineering and Management?

What are engineering managers?

Engineering managers act as the link between engineers and managers. Graduates of our department combine technological expertise with economic critical thinking skills, as our degree programmes draw together three key specialist areas:


  • engineering and the natural sciences,
  • economics and law, and
  • interdisciplinary subjects and foreign languages.


Where do engineering managers work?

The role of an engineering manager involves combining technical knowledge with management principles and practices. Engineering managers can use their expertise in the following areas:


  • project management
  • process planning
  • financial management
  • technical procurement
  • sales and distribution
  • marketing/product management
  • quality management
  • consulting


The demand for engineering management experts in the labour market has been consistently high for many years and experts rate the long term prospects as very good.