|Location||United Kingdom, Cranfield Campus|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
in computer/computing/information science.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
IELTS: 6.5 overall
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
To the Applicant
Please arrange for 2 referees to provide a reference. Select at least one referee who can comment on your recent academic ability or employment experience.
To the Referee
Please comment on the applicant’s suitability to undertake such studies. Where possible, please try to cover the following points in your reference:– In what capacity you have known the applicant and for how long – If the applicant is still studying, the likely result he or she will obtain – The applicant’s ability to work alone or as part of a team – The applicant’s general character – Any particular strengths or weaknesses – How the applicant’s achievements compare to those of his or her peers – The applicant’s skill in the use of English where English is not his or her first language – Your reply will be treated in confidence.
The reference should be on letterhead paper and preferably typewritten.
Please arrange for 2 referees to provide a reference.
Developed in response to growing threats posed by Industry 4.0 and the development of Smart Factories. This course has been developed for manufacturing engineers/managers to help protect manufacturing systems and machines against cyber threats.
Developed with academics and industry from manufacturing and the defence and security sector to address the current career demand in Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data, Cloud Computing and Cybersecurity it combines Cranfield’s long standing expertise for delivering high-quality Masters programmes in the manufacturing, and security and defence sectors.
This course addresses the main challenges in smart manufacturing, such as to: – Identify cyber threats in manufacturing systems from cloud – Protect manufacturing systems from cyber attacks – Improve incident response and disaster recovery in manufacturing systems – Assess the cost of cybersecurity solutions for manufacturing systems.
Students benefit from our wide-range of equipment, analysis tools and specialist software packages.
Eight one-week assessed modules, a group project and an individual project. Students are also supported in their learning and personal development through exposure to; industry seminars, group poster session, group discussions, group presentations, video demonstrations, case studies, laboratory experiments, coursework and project work.
Cranfield’s applied approach and close links with industry mean 93% of our graduates find jobs relevant to their degree or go on to further study within six months of graduation. The careers team support you while you are studying and following graduation with workshops, careers fairs, vacancy information and one-to-one support.
On successful completion of this course graduates should have a diversity of job opportunities, mainly in the following job markets: – Manufacturing informatics – Manufacturing engineering – Cybersecurity – IoT (Internet of Things) – Cloud computing – Big data analysis.