University of Manchester Institute of Science & Technology

Engineering and technology in industry: advanced degree programmes


UMIST (University of Manchester Institute of Science & Technology) has led the UK in the continuous development of formally structured, highly interactive and very successful postgraduate engineering training schemes attracting first-class graduates, some of whom are already working in industry. Designed to produce top-quality professional engineers who can lead UK industry, the portfolio of masters and doctorate schemes are based on close academic/industrial collaboration. Innovatory processes, products and patents have been produced and operational savings have been generated for companies through the development of new systems.