Systems engineering masters level
Solving some of the most complex engineering challenges by organising all the information needed to understand the whole problem, exploring it and finding the most appropriate solution.
7 (equivalent to master’s degree)
- Typical length
- 36 months
- Current funding band
Up to £27,000 per apprentice.
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- Entry requirements
Candidates must have English and maths at level 2. Candidates will usually have an engineering degree or equivalent.
- What apprentices will learn
- identifying problems and needs, capturing and managing requirements, designing solutions, supporting the build process and validating solutions
- applying appropriate lifecycles and approaches to developing systems, including their interrelated dependencies and benefits
- systems engineering management: managing complex interdependencies between different functions of large enterprises
- the defence sector, its structure, funding and functions
- knowledge of particular specialist subjects and domains to meet employer needs
Apprentices will achieve a postgraduate diploma in systems engineering (120 credits at level 7) or equivalent.
- Professional registration
Apprentices will achieve the standard of International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) systems engineering practitioner. The apprenticeship also meets professional registration requirements for chartered engineers.