Updated: Jul 14, 2022 6:40 PM STI
New Delhi [India]July 14 (ANI/SRV): Cranfield University, one of the UK’s renowned universities for management studies, is offering a Masters in Global Product Development and Management to enable students to explore and rise the challenges of intelligent, sustainable and international product development in the context of a complex global scenario.
The program is designed for mid-career professionals, career changers and internationally oriented graduates, who want to enhance their career globally. It also provides an opportunity to learn advanced techniques around end-to-end product development at many levels, in order to develop an international understanding of global manufacturing and services.
The MSc in Global Product Development and Management is a one-year, full-time program that helps business leaders recognize the growing demands of modernized global markets. It also offers two to five years of part-time options for working professionals; by offering them a possibility of flexible studies while working.
Part-time students are required to complete four modules per year at the university itself and these modules are taught over the course of a week, with assessments in the form of exams and assignments.
The MSc in Global Product Development and Management offers a combination of specialist modules covering design, technology and prototyping; operations management; development of lightweight products; design-driven innovation processes; Executive management; business modeling; Digital engineering and supply chain management. The modules have been developed in tandem with industry experts to meet business and industry needs while providing an enhanced learning experience for students.
To provide the basic fundamental and applied knowledge, the course is delivered as 40% taught modules, 40% individual projects and 20% group projects (a dissertation for part-time students). There are eight modules assessed. For the individual project, students can choose their own area of work in consultation with the course director. In the group project, part-time students prepare a dissertation on an agreed topic. These group projects receive immense support from outside organisations, which means that students studying at Cranfield enjoy a high degree of success when it comes to finding employment.
Cranfield University’s Masters in Global Product Development and Management program is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS), the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and the ‘Institution of Engineering Designers (IED), on behalf of the Engineering Council as meeting the continuing education requirements for registration as a licensed engineer.
Masters in Global Product Development and Management students are mentored, supervised, and guided by prominent faculty and renowned experts in the field. The program has exclusive industry support – from guest lectures, to recruiting graduates, to maintaining course relevance. Additionally, students with outstanding academic performance are rewarded with course awards, which are provided by high profile organizations and individuals, and are often sponsored by the university’s industry partners.
Cranfield University offers dedicated career services to connect recruiters with job seekers. As well as providing career coaching, advice, CV building, hands-on interviews and access to hundreds of jobs available through the Symplicity platform, students at Cranfield University are allowed to meet employers recruiting at job fairs. The university’s strong reputation and connections to potential employers provide candidates with exceptional opportunities to secure meaningful jobs and develop successful careers.
Cranfield University offers detailed knowledge of product development and management through a wide variety of postgraduate programs. According to the recent QS World University Rankings, Cranfield University’s full-time MBA was ranked 6th in the UK and 28th worldwide.
The university also ranks 5th in the UK and 23rd in the world in terms of employability. Leveraging its longstanding expertise in the field of higher education, the university provides a holistic and practical learning environment for graduates and helps them to become industry-ready professionals.
To learn more about the program, visit: https://www.cranfield.ac.uk/courses/taught/global-product-development-and-management
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