BEng Manufacturing Systems Engineering

Year of Entry 2017
Mode of Funding Government funded
Admission Code 1602
Mode of Study Full time
Normal Duration of Programme 2 years
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Major Leader
Dr Weiyin MA
Deputy Major Leader
Dr Meng HUA
Admissions Tutor
Dr Chung TIN
Remark: This programme/major will only admit Advanced Standing II students in 2017.

Our Target

This major focuses on developing students skills in and understanding of knowledge-based manufacturing technologies and management at the systems level, in addition to the intensive application of computer, information and Internet technologies (Informatics) in globalised manufacturing and engineering enterprises.

Start Your Career Here

Manufacturing systems engineers are required to fulfil the needs of knowledge-intensive, globalised manufacturing and engineering enterprises. Upon graduation, you will benefit from a wide range of career opportunities in the rapidly changing engineering and servicing industries in areas such as Logistics and Supply Chain Systems, Product/Production Design and Management, Manufacturing Management Systems, Enterprise Resource Planning, Quality Management and Systems, Marketing and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing.

Entrance Requirements for Direct/Non-JUPAS Applicants

For senior-year (Advanced Standing II) admission, applicants are normally expected to have completed an Associate Degree/Higher Diploma with a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of ≥ 3.0 or an equivalent overall mark, or a credit award in engineering or a related discipline.

Curriculum Structure

For details of the programme's curriculum structure, please visit the 'Undergraduate Catalogue' (Note: The catalogue for the 2016 cohort is for reference only. The 2017 catalogue will be published around July 2017.)

What You Will Be Studying

The curriculum is composed of a set of core courses and a wide range of electives. The main subject areas are:

  • Engineering and Science
  • Design and Manufacturing Technologies
  • Computer and Engineering Information
  • Systems and Management

Industrial Training and International Exchange

The College of Science and Engineering and the Department offer work placement opportunities through various internship schemes that provide students with full-time job attachments in firms not only in Hong Kong, but also in the Pearl River Delta region and overseas. Through such placements, students will:

  • gain solid experience in a real-world work environment;
  • develop problem-solving abilities and interpersonal skills;
  • learn the right attitudes towards work and professionalism; and
  • broaden their experience and enhance their employability.

For details, please visit the College's Co-operative Education Centre's website.

Furthermore, for students to broaden their educational horizons, gain language experience and enhance their awareness of different cultures, the Department, College and University offer a number of credit-bearing exchange programmes with various partner institutions around the world including universities in Australia, Canada, Europe, the US and the Asia-Pacific region.

Please visit CityU's website and the Department's website for details of our outbound exchange programmes.

Professional Recognition

This major is accredited by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE), a signatory member of the Washington Accord under which all members agree to recognise each other’s accredited Engineering degree programmes.

Did You Know?

  • Hong Kong manufacturing companies in the Pearl River Delta region are very enthusiastic about offering jobs to our students.
  • In the recent past, more than 90% of our graduates have found jobs in related professional fields within six months after graduation.
  • Many of our students have industrial placement experience before graduation.