Asset Integrity Management MSc

1. Overview

This is a unique course relevant for those who aspire to competently manage and co-ordinate physical assets to optimum effect.

Combining theory with best practice, this Engineering Asset Management course is aimed at engineers and management personnel working in an engineering/operations environment. It marks a significant advance in the delivery of specialised professional development, designed to meet the 'real world' needs of industry.

The implementation of asset management practices within an organisation enables it to see tangible benefits such as lower operating costs, longer asset life, improved asset performance, greater reliability, higher safety standards, enhanced environmental support and better informed investment strategies.

2. What you will study

Teaching is delivered through the online university virtual learning environment, CampusMoodle. Each module comprises up to 52 hours of lectures and tutorials. Significant additional private study is expected during each module.

Stage 1

  • Problem Solving
  • Determination of Maintenance and Inspection Requirements for Asset Integrity Management
  • Delivery of Maintenance and Inspection for Asset Integrity Management
  • Health, Safety, Environment and Risk Assessment

Exit Award: PgCert Asset Integrity Management

Stage 2

  • Asset Life Cycle Analysis
  • Corrosion Management
  • Engineering Project Management
  • Integrity and Reliability Management

Exit Award: PgDip Asset Integrity Management

Stage 3

  • Individual Project Report

Award: MSc Asset Integrity Management

3. Entry requirements

Applicants should have 1 year's relevant post-degree industrial experience and an honours degree in Engineering or a related discipline at level 2.2 or above. However those with other qualifications but with considerable appropriate industrial experience may be considered.

Students from Nigeria should have a 2:1 or above in Engineering or a related discipline.

English Language Requirements

All students for whom English is not their first language must provide evidence of their English language skills by gaining Academic IELTS with 6.5 overall and a minimum of 5.5 in each element, Pearson PTE with 61 overall and a minimum of 51 in each element or TOEFL iBT with 88 Overall, 18 in Reading, 17 in Listening, 20 in Speaking and 17 in Writing.

English Language Requirements

4. Placements and accreditations

This course is accredited by the Energy Institute.

 

5. Student Funding

Engineering Online Distance Learning Fees 2016-17 (PDF 74KB) - From January 2017

Engineering Online Distance Learning Fees 2017-18 (PDF 81KB) - From January 2018

For further enquires please contact energy@rgu.ac.uk

Disclaimer

For new intakes course fees are reviewed and published annually for each mode of delivery. Tuition fees are fixed for the duration of a course at the rate confirmed in the offer letter. Students will also be liable to pay a graduation fee of £40 before receiving a University award.

For further information see Student Finance pages

6. How to apply

You should apply for this course via www.rgu.ac.uk/applyonline

If you are a UK/EU applicant and have any queries, please contact our Admissions Office: 

If you are an International Applicant and would like further information and application advice:

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MSc

Start date

January

Course length

Online Distance Learning - Minimum 3 years and 6 months

Mode of Attendance

Distance Learning

Academic school
School of Engineering
Accredited By
Energy Institute
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