MS Engineering Management is a graduate degree that bridges the gap between the fields of engineering and management. This program is generally suited for engineers and scientists interested in widening their knowledge breadth beyond their specific technical field into management and business. It can be earned with a prerequisite bachelor of science or engineering. MS Engineering Management enhances students’ managerial and functional skills, enabling them to better handle mechanical, industrial, and human functional processes, alongside achieving commercial goals. Key industry fundamentals like decision analysis, risk estimation, and handling and legal issues related to corporate projects are taught. The program is especially designed to equip students with useful tools needed in the high-tech industry for its improved performance and commercial viability.

Streams

  • Manufacturing Management
  • Software Project Management
  • Engineering Project Management
  • Technology Management
  • Construction Management

Admission Requirement

  • A minimum of 16 years of education leading to BS Degree in Engineering/ Applied Sciences or equivalent.
  • Minimum 2.00/4.00 CGPA or 50% marks
  • Admission Test / HEC Approved Test

Degree Requirements

A student admitted in this program will have to complete the degree requirements by following any one of the options given below:

AREA Cr. Hrs.
24 Cr. Hrs course work with 6 Cr. Hrs thesis 30
Course work only (10 Courses) 30

Specialization Requirements

A student can claim a specialization if he/she has completed 15 Cr. Hrs. including research work, if opted, from one of these specialization areas. Otherwise, on the completion of 30 Cr. Hrs., he/she will be awarded the MS Degree without any specialization.

Program Duration

This is normally a two years program comprising of 4 semesters. There will be a Fall and a Spring semester in each year. The maximum duration to complete MS in Engineering Management is 4 years.

CGPA Requirement

A student is required to earn a minimum 3.00/4.00 CGPA on the completion of his degree requirements.

Specialization Areas

1. Manufacturing Management

Course Title Course Code Cr. Hrs
Manufacturing System Design and Analysis ME5653 3
Operation Research EM6323 3
Quality and Productivity Improvement EM6133 3
Supply Chain Management EM6343 3
Finance and Accounting for Engineers EM6213 3
Industrial Safety and Maintenance Management EM6373 3
Research Methods/Research Methods for Social Sciences EM6143 3
Manufacturing Strategy EM6353 3
Production Planning and Control EM6333 3
Product Design & Development EM6363 3
Advance Topics in Manufacturing Management EM6383 3

2. Software Project Management

Course Title Course Code Cr. Hrs
Software Matrices EM6513 3
Software Quality Management EM6523 3
Software Requirements Engineering EM6533 3
Software Risk & Configuration Management EM6543 3

3. Engineering Project Management

Course Title Course Code Cr. Hrs
Engineering Management Techniques EM6113 3
Engineering Project Management EM6403 3
Project Risk Assessment and Decision Analysis EM6433 3
Project Management Information Systems EM6443 3
Project Scheduling, Planning and Control EM6463 3
Management of Project Based organization MPM6113 3
Project Process, Planning and Control MPM6123 3
Project Monitoring and Evaluation MPM6133 3

4. Technology Management

Course Title Course Code Cr. Hrs
Technology Management EM6703 3
Innovation in Market Place EM6713 3
Entrepreneurial Basic Plan Preparation EM6733 3
Competitive Strategies in Technology Management EM6773 3
Environmental and Energy Management EM6763 3
Advanced Topics in Technology Engineering EM6783 3
Managing Technological Innovations EM6723 3
Technology and Entrepreneurship EM6743 3
Transfer of Technology EM6753 3
Optimization Methods for Engineers ME5713 3

5. Construction Management

Course Title Course Code Cr. Hrs
Advanced Construction Management CE5803 3
Project Planning and Control CE5813 3
Advanced Project Management for Construction Projects CE5823 3
Construction and Safety Management CE5833 3
Advanced Civil Engineering Practices CE5843 3
Construction Contracts for Civil Engineers CE6863 3
Sustainability in Construction Projects CE6873 3
Environment Impact Assessment CE6723 3

Research Thesis/Project

Course Title Course Code Cr. Hrs
Research Thesis EM6916 6