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Defence Systems Engineering PG Cert

UCL (University College London)

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  • Qualification

    Postgraduate Certificate

  • Location

    UCL (University College London)

  • Study mode

    Flexible learning

  • Start date

  • Duration

    3 years

Course summary

This Postgraduate Certificate has been designed for engineering professionals who are interested in developing their careers into systems engineering or project management roles in the defence and security domains. Students will develop a powerful set of skills and knowledge about defence and security systems and gain awareness and understanding of the economic and organisational context within which defence and security systems are developed, including the limitations these can impose. Depending on the modules chosen, students may focus more on business, project management, reliability or design aspects.

Careers

Students who have studied this subject have found employment in defence, aerospace, rail, construction, cybersecurity, engineering, IT, management consultancy and many other areas.

Employability

Systems engineering is a highly sought-after expertise, particularly in engineering and technology-based organisations. The programme's industrial advisory board ensures that the subjects students learn about cover the key issues faced by industry.

Accreditation

The MSc in Systems Engineering Management (which students may choose to go on to study on successful completion of this Postgraduate Certificate) is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

Application deadline

31 March 2022

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 11,700per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

UCL (University College London)

  • University League Table

    9th

  • Campus address

    UCL (University College London), Gower Street, London, Camden, WC1E 6BT, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    8th out of 114 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    207 88%

    5th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    91.0 91%

    22nd

    3
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.67 73%

    82nd

    21

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