Engineering management is the art and science of planning, organizing, assigning resources, directing and controlling activities and events with engineering component. Its main task is design, operation and continuous improvement of purposeful systems of people, machines, money, time, information and energy by integrating engineering and management knowledge, work methods and skills in order to achieve the desired goals in a technological enterprise and with mandatory consideration of environmental considerations, quality and ethics.
Engineering Management include the following topics:
economics of engineering and cost analysis;
project implementation for complex systems;
design and management of enterprises-developers.
Those who decide to study Engineering Management usually choose one of the universities of USA. In many universities of USA study programs in Engineering Management are unified and accredited.
Study programs in Engineering Management
Engineering Management is taught as an academic discipline in many universities, including technical institutions and business schools. Usually Engineering Management is taught as a MBA study program, these programs are made for Bachelors of Engineering and last one or one and a half year. PhD study programs in Engineering Management are also available.
Several study programs in Engineering Management can be found on our website, for example, Management in the Building Industry in Aalborg University, Denmark, or BA Bachelor of Engineering Science (Infrastructure Management) in University of Southern Queensland, Australia. More study programs can be found by using the Search button.