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Full-time Master's Priogramme 2015-16

WMG was founded by Professor Lord Bhattacharyya in 1980 to help reinvigorate UK manufacturing. From its inception, WMG’s mission has been to improve the competitiveness of organisations through the application of value adding innovation, new technologies, and skills deployment, bringing academic rigour to industrial and organisational practice. Today we are one of the world’s leading research and education groups, with over 500 people working across six buildings on the Warwick campus plus collaborative centres in seven countries. We have an annual programme of £180m which includes industrial and in-kind support. In 2014 we launched three new R&D centres: the Energy Innovation Centre, the Automotive Composites Research Centre, and the International Institute for Nanocomposites Manufacturing. The National Automotive Innovation Centre is set to open in late 2016. An academic department of the University of Warwick, we are an international role model for how universities and business can successfully work together. We are at the forefront of innovative technology, leading major multi-partner projects to create and develop exciting new processes, products and services that can lead to major breakthroughs and be of huge benefit to organisations. These projects have seen us impact a wide range of sectors including automotive, aerospace and defence, digital, construction, energy and utilities, finance, food and drink, healthcare, IT, pharmaceutical and rail. We have collaborated with government sponsored bodies, the NHS, innovative SMEs and global corporations such as Airbus, Arup, AstraZeneca, Auto Insulations Limited, BAE Systems, Bladon Jets (UK) Ltd, Bosch Ltd, Buehler, Drayson Racing Technologies LLP, GlaxoSmithKline, Jaguar Land Rover, Lloyds Banking Group, Network Rail, Rolls-Royce, Siemens, Simpact Limited, Tata Motors, Tata Steel and TVS Motor Company to name but a few. Education We are a leading centre for world class management studies, offering unrivalled innovative postgraduate and professional education programmes that meet business and industry needs and attract high calibre students and executives. We provide more than just hours in the classroom; our strong links with industry enable our students to understand in detail what will be expected of them when working in a global economy. Professionals from a wide range of sectors recognise that our unique combination of experience and academic excellence will elevate their career to a higher level. In the last academic year we awarded over 900 Master’s degrees and around 400 professional awards. go.warwick.ac.uk WMG, an academic department of the University of Warwick, occupies a unique position between academia and industry. 5 About WMG About WMG Sujit Banerji Professor of Operations Management Executive Director of Postgraduate Programmes WMG’s education programmes are well known for providing high quality education with the latest relevant and innovative subjects to meet today’s business and industry needs. There is a continuous focus on improving academic standards with on-going adaption of courses and content.  The programmes have been highly successful, attracting students from over 60 countries. Besides the learning offerings in the UK, Universities around the world partner with us, making it possible for us to deliver our renowned education programmes in several overseas locations. We also collaborate with many of our industrial partners in developing and customising skills transfer programmes targeted for them. We improve the relevance of our education programmes to industry and the overall quality of our offerings by inviting companies to proactively engage with us in course development, and actively leveraging the research being done at WMG. The resulting education programme has been recognised formally with the award of the Queens Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education in the recent past. “ “


Full-time Master's Priogramme 2015-16
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