Part time - Direct taught

Reliability Engineering and Asset Management 1 Year MSc

formerly known as Maintenance Engineering and Asset Management

Part time MSc

The part time Direct Taught MSc programme has a distinct advantage for students in that they can study at their own pace and enhance knowledge in a slow but steady way without affecting work/professional responsibilities. The part time course is delivered over 3 years therefore students are able to choose 2 modules per semester for the first 2 years and then 1 year to complete the individual research project, Dissertation/Thesis.

  • MSc 36 months : 8 units plus dissertation project
  • Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) 24 months: 4 core units plus 4 optional units
  • Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert) 9 months: 4 core units

Part-time Direct Taught only available to Home/EU students.

Mode of delivery

The course is offered over 3 years as a part time Direct Taught degre and attracts students from all over the world. See example Direct Taught Part-time Programme structure below. The course modules and content are the same for the Full Time, Part Time and Distance Learning programmes.

Example programme structure

Year 1  

Unit CodeUnit TitleSemester
MACE69001 M01: Asset management & Maintenance Strategy 1
MACE69041 M04: Condition Monitoring 1
MACE69022 M02: Maintenance Organisation 2
MACE69032 M03: Asset Maintenance Systems 2

 Year 2

Unit CodeUnit TitleSemester
MACE69081 M08: Turnaround Management 1
MACE69051 M05: Design for Reliability and Asset Management  1 
MACE69132 M13: Reliability, Maintainability and Risk 2
MACE69062 M06: Auditing Asset Management and Maintenance Organisations 2
MACE69142 M14: Machinery Vibration, Monitoring and Analysis 2

 Year 3

Unit CodeUnit TitleSemester
MACE60300 Dissertation 1 & 2

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