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Warwick MSc in EBM & SCLM

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Description: Programme Information to Master Degree in Engineering Business Management (EBM) & Master Degree in Supply Chain and Logistic Management (SCLM) administered by Warwick University, SIMTech and SIM

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Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology MASTER OF SCIENCE Engineering Business Management Supply Chain and Logistics Management POSTGRADUATE AWARD Engineering Business Management Supply Chain and Logistics Management The programmes are developed, fully taught and awarded by the University of Warwick, UK

Contents 01 Welcome 02 Why Study at Messages SIM GE? 03 Network 04 The University for Greater of Warwick Success 05 Reasons to study 06 Postgraduate the University Programmes of Warwick Programmes at SIM 10 Programme 12 Participant Information Profiles 14 Application & Admission

Welcome ‘‘ SIM Global Messages Education warmly invites you to Seah Chin Siong qualityexperience education, in our President and Chief Executive Officer multicultural SIM Group empowerlearning environment that will you with knowledge and skills for the global workplace of the future. ‘‘ ‘‘ At WMG, our programmes ‘‘ come with real business application to help you develop a mix of technical knowledge and management theory, on top of other soft skills. With this, you will be able to create an impact throughout your career. Michael Newton MA, MEng, CDipAF, MAPM Director of Overseas Programmes (WMG) The University of Warwick 1

Why SIM GE is the global education Study at arm of the Singapore Institute of SIM GE? Management (SIM Group) founded in 1964. SIM GE’s approach towards a holistic education is to develop students with a global edge for the global workplace with ability and adaptability for employability in the future economy. Annual enrolment of 40 Over 18,000 countries 158,000 students graduates Award- Learning Industry- Winning Support relevant Institution Academic resources Courses and support services Top 3 Best Private such as bursary and Taught by industry Institute. practitioners and counselling. faculty members. (AsiaOne People’s Choice Awards Modern Global 2008–2016) Learning Perspectives & Spaces Insights Wi-Fi enabled campus Exposure to diverse with Management Library cultures and a global network. and students’ lounge.

Network for Greater Success Build meaningful connections as a student, a graduate and a professional. Tap into our rich resource pools and stay plugged into the latest industry trends through 8 Special Interest Groups. Leverage our network of over 35,000 individual and corporate members for greater success. SIM GE’s remarkable global mix of cultural diversities provides an excellent platform for cultural exchange and knowledge sharing. The SIM GE Alumni Family will help you develop and expand your network as you further your career aspirations. Look forward to privileges and preferential access to professional development courses. Take advantage of our unparalleled networking opportunities such as Industry Forums, Networking Sessions, CEO Dialogue, annual Homecoming dinners, and Overseas Alumni Chapter events. 3

The University of Warwick Top 10 62Ranked nd of UK league tables (The Complete University in the QS World Guide 2019/ University The Guardian University League Rankings 2020 Table 2020) WMG Founded in 1965, the University A member of teaching staff and of Warwick is one of the the prestigious associates are leading Russell well-experienced Group of UK research and education groups with universities in education, research and successful industry collaborations industry WMG is a leading multidisciplinary group making real impact on industry, companies and organisations through collaborative R&D and technical and management education. Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology (SIMTech) Established in 1993, SIMTech is one of the research institutes of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), that develops high value manufacturing technology and human capital to enhance the competitiveness of Singapore’s manufacturing industry. SIMTech is located at Innovis.

Reasons to study the University of Warwick Programmes at SIM Three-way participation: University + Organisation + Participant Combine academic excellence with global and industrial experience / inputs Developed with industry to address real-world problems First-hand understanding of issues facing modern business and industry Immediate application of both concepts and tools The MSc programmes are a three-party collaboration with the University of Warwick, SIM Global Education and Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology (SIMTech). 5

MASTER OF SCIENCE / POSTGRADUATE AWARD IN Engineering Business Management Objectives • The processes and technologies Career Prospects used by engineering and The Master of Science (MSc) in technology-based businesses Graduates can expect to be Engineering Business Management • The management and operational employed as leaders of business and the Postgraduate Award requirements of a business development, manufacturing, in Engineering Business • The use of analytical tools and quality assurance, human Management programmes will techniques resources or customer service in enhance or launch your career • A methodical approach to a wide variety of manufacturing as a professional manager in the problem-solving and decision- or service organisations, engineering, manufacturing and making particularly where technology process-based industry. • How to improve internal and plays a significant part in business external operations success. Designed to develop abilities to • How to research, analyse and manage and lead, the programme evaluate complex business gives you a broad understanding information of manufacturing and engineering business-based functions in such The modules will be delivered organisations. one at a time and are fully taught by faculty from the University of This programme provides the Warwick, thus ensuring equivalent opportunity for you to learn: academic input for the Singapore programmes. ‘‘ The programme delivery is ‘‘ Tay Jia Xiang, Sebastian unique as lessons are conducted by industry practitioners with Graduate, MSc in Engineering a great emphasis on practical Business Management application. (2019) Head of Client Onboarding, AxiCorp

Modules Master of Postgraduate MSc Dissertation Science Award Module At least two The MSc Dissertation will be modules At least one related to the management of Business module companies in the engineering • Business Strategy and Strategic Management At least five sector, the engineering function • Financial Analysis and Control Systems modules At least one within a non-engineering • International Joint Ventures module company, or the supply chain • Leading Change At least two within the engineering sector. • Legal Aspects of Global Business modules At least one It will address aspects such • Organisations, People and Performance √ module as operational, financial, N.A. human resourcing or strategic Operations management issues. • Innovation • Lean Principles and Applications Part-time participants will be • Logistics and Operations Management guided by industrialists and • Managing the Multi-Project/Programme Environment* academic supervisors. • Procurement and Inventory Management • Product Design and Development Management Full-time participants are • Programme and Project Strategy expected to spend most of their • Project Planning, Management and Control time at SIMTech premises to • Quality Management and Techniques complete an assigned project for • Storage and Warehousing Techniques the MSc Dissertation component. • Supply Chain Management The dissertation shall be • Transport Techniques and Management completed in accordance with the University’s guidelines and Technology standards under the guidance of • Manufacturing Process Technology SIMTech and will be moderated by • Materials Engineering a senior member of the University on completion. *Pre-requisite module: Project Planning, Management and Control Participants will be required to Modules from any category above conduct an oral presentation on their dissertation topic upon MSc Dissertation completion. Master of Science: Participants are required to successfully complete a MSc Dissertation and 9 modules; including 2 from Business; 5 from Operations or Technology and 2 modules from any of the categories. Postgraduate Award: Participants are required to successfully complete 3 modules; including 1 from Business; 1 from Operations or Technology and 1 module from any of the categories. Credits gained from the post-module assignment can be built towards a full Master’s degree. Modules offered will be at the discretion of the University of Warwick and SIM. Full-time participants will be offered modules based on the first 9 modules commencing from the start of the programme. Part-time participants may choose from the modules offered at SIM during the candidature period. 7

MASTER OF SCIENCE / POSTGRADUATE AWARD IN Supply Chain and Logistics Management Objectives It is essentially about developing Career Prospects change agents and leaders who The Master of Science (MSc) can engineer and manage effective Graduates can expect to be in Supply Chain and Logistics supply chains and lead integration employed in many different Management and the in technology-based organisations. manufacturing and service Postgraduate Award in Supply companies including providers of Chain and Logistics Management The programme focuses on using third party logistics as specialists programmes will provide the enterprise resource planning in supply chain, planning or tools and techniques to evaluate, systems in order to improve the logistics. manage and improve service, operational functions of a operational and supply chain business and develop a broad processes and conduct market understanding of strategy analysis. It also aims to provide a development and design. The main basic understanding of markets, objective of the programme is to product and process development ensure reliable, cost effective and and financial management. high quality supply. The programme supports the The modules will be delivered one further development of people in at a time and are fully taught by logistics, purchasing and supply faculty from the University of chain in manufacturing- Warwick, thus ensuring equivalent based enterprises, as well as academic input for the Singapore support service organisations. programmes. ‘‘ Innovation module is interesting ‘‘ Qamarul Fadhli Bin Khairizan as we get to understand how disruptive technologies can Graduate, MSc in Supply Chain and change the way companies Logistics Management are operating now to remain Schlumberger relevant and competitive. (2019)

Modules MSc Dissertation Module Master of Postgraduate The MSc Dissertation should relate Science Award to a logistics related topic for example, purchasing/ outsourcing, Direction Motivation and Care of People At least one N.A. material/ production control, • Leading Change module inventory reduction, material flow, • Organisations, People and Performance warehousing and distribution, supply chain management or Business At least one N.A. transport planning. • Business Strategy and Strategic Management module • Financial Analysis and Control Systems The two Part-time participants will be • International Joint Ventures compulsory guided by industrialists and • Legal Aspects of Global Business academic supervisors. core Operations At least five modules Full-time participants are • Innovation modules expected to spend most of their • Lean Principles and Applications time at SIMTech premises to • Logistics and Operations Management** (Including the complete an assigned project for • Managing the Multi-Project/ Programme Environment* two the MSc Dissertation component. • Procurement and Inventory Management The dissertation shall be • Product Design and Development Management compulsory completed in accordance with • Programme and Project Strategy core modules) the University’s guidelines and • Project Planning, Management and Control standards under the guidance of • Quality Management and Techniques SIMTech and will be moderated by • Storage and Warehousing Techniques a senior member of the University • Supply Chain Management** on completion. • Transport Techniques and Management Participants will be required to * Pre-requisite module: Project Planning, Management and At least two At least one conduct an oral presentation Control modules module on their dissertation topic upon completion. **Core modules (compulsory): (i) Logistics and Operations √ N.A. Management and (ii) Supply Chain Management Modules from any category above MSc Dissertation Master of Science: Participants are required to successfully complete a MSc Dissertation and 9 modules; including 1 from Direction, Motivation and Care of People; 1 from Business; 5 from Operations (including the 2 compulsory core modules) and 2 modules from any of the categories. Postgraduate Award: Participants are required to successfully complete 3 modules; including 2 compulsory core modules from Operations and 1 module from any of the categories. Credits gained from the post-module assignment can be built towards a full Master’s degree. Modules offered will be at the discretion of the University of Warwick and SIM. Full-time participants will be offered modules based on the first 9 modules commencing from the start of the programme. Part-time participants may choose from the modules offered at SIM during the candidature period. 9

Programme Information Duration and Intake Admission Criteria English Proficiency Requirements Programme Duration Intakes Qualifications in business, For Local Applicants Apr, Oct engineering, IT or scientific Applicants whose entry Master of Science discipline. Candidates with qualification was attained in One Year Full-time good honours degrees in other Singapore with at least three years disciplines who can show proof of of study in an English medium Master of Science Jan, Mar, May, Jul, satisfactory numeracy may also be institution are exempted from Two Years Part-time Sep, Nov considered. English Proficiency Requirement. Postgraduate Award Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Master of Science For International Applicants One Year Part-time Sep, Nov Part-time • Bachelor’s degree (2nd Class • IELTS 6.5 overall (with at least 6.0 Mode of Delivery in each band); or Honours degree or its equivalent) Classroom learning comprising: • Ordinary degree with two years • Pearson Test of English • Activities (Academic) with a minimum • Exercises of relevant post-qualification score of 62 (with at least 59 in • Lectures industrial experience in the each of the four component engineering or logistics industry scores); or Assessment • Advanced Diploma and five years of relevant post-qualification • TOEFL 92 (IBT) with broadly • Assignments/ Projects industrial experience in the consistent scores in each of the • Continuous Assessment such as: engineering or logistics industry four elements in the test - Presentations Full-time Other Requirements Programme Fees • Bachelor’s degree (2nd Class These are required to be Total Per Module MSc Honours degree or its equivalent) submitted with the application: Fee Dissertation Master of Candidates with other • Two satisfactory academic/ Science S$3,370.50 S$4,815 qualifications can be assessed on industrial reference letters; and (Full-time & individual merits. Part-time) • A letter of academic interest and S$35,149.50 Postgraduate Award your objectives in undertaking Part-time postgraduate study Postgraduate S$3,370.50 N.A. • Bachelor’s degree Award • Advanced Diploma and two years An interview by the Programme Director and/or Programme (Part-time) of relevant post-qualification Faculty may be required as part of S$10,111.50 industrial experience in the the admission process. Applicants engineering, manufacturing or not meeting the formal academic Fees are inclusive of prevailing GST. logistics industry requirements will be considered Full-time programme fees are payable • Diploma and five years of relevant on a case-by-case basis. in three payments and part-time post-qualification industrial programme fees are payable on a experience in the engineering, Applicants with a work permit per-module basis. Fees do not include manufacturing or logistics or employment pass can be textbooks. Please refer to SIM GE website industry considered for admission. for the latest fees. • Company-sponsored candidates who do not satisfy the Please download a copy of the qualifications listed above may latest application form from SIM be considered if he possesses at GE website. least five years of relevant work experience

Be part of the SIM-Warwick Family ‘‘ Learning from respected academics and scientists from Warwick and A*STAR, I am empowered by knowledge and skills that prepare me for the modern world. Since then, I have gone on to build successful businesses. (2019) ‘‘ Zachery Tan ‘‘ Graduate, MSc in Engineering and ‘‘ Business Management Business Director, Newway Systems Pte Ltd ‘‘ Venturing on a new turf with Andy William a start-up in distributing fast- moving consumer goods, it is Graduate, MSc in Supply Chain and essential to equip oneself with Logistics Management the basic knowledge on Supply Managing Director, Chain and Logistics Management. Bagus Global Enterprise Pte Ltd Coupled with tutors with industry experience and the post module assignment, the programme allowed me to apply sound and practical suggestions for improvement on real business issues. (2019) Chua Sio Peng ‘‘ The programme enabled me to extend my networks Graduate, MSc in Supply Chain and with working adults of the Logistics Management same profession who were Supply Chain Manager from various industries and organisations. The use of real-life examples made the modules very engaging and reinforced my knowledge on Supply Chain and Logistics Management. (2019) 11

Participant Profiles Industry Breakdown Technology: 9% Chemicals & Energy: 4% Manufacturing: 24% Healthcare & Pharmaceutical: 4% Education / Public Sector / Research: 14% Others: 23% Aerospace & Engineering: 13% Logistics / Supply Chain / Transportation: 9% Organisations Ingram Micro Pentagon Freight Johnson & Johnson Rohde & Schwarz 3M Linde SIMTech ABB Micron Singapore Airlines Celestica MINDEF/SAF Textron Aviation Chevron MHIAP Tractors Singapore Dimension Data Molex UPS GSK Panasonic Hansgrohe Hitachi

Job Title Managers: 23% Engineers: 16% Executives: 13% Senior Management: 13% Specialists: 11% Others: 24% Geographical Diversity North Asia: 7% Europe: 1% Singapore: 47% South Asia: 27% South East Asia: 18% Source: SIM-Warwick part-time participant profiles as at May 2019 except for Geographical Diversity which consists of both full-time and part-time participants 13

Application & APPLICATION FEES Admission An application fee is payable 1 Visit www.simge.edu.sg/ for each application form that is admissions/how-to-apply submitted. This fee (inclusive of the for the application process prevailing GST) is non-refundable and list of required and non-transferable. The fee will be supporting documents. fully refunded only if the intake does not commence. Unpaid applications will not be processed. Payment Mode: MasterCard/Visa credit cards or eNETS Application Local International Fees applicants applicants S$96.30 S$321.00* Prepare copies of 2 * This does not include all fees related supporting documents. to Student’s Pass application. Fees will increase to S$481.50 with effect Complete your from 1 Nov 2019. application and payment PRIVATE EDUCATION ACT of application fees. The Private Education Act was legislated 3 Bring your original in December 2009 to regulate the documents to SIM HQ private education institutions (PEIs) in for verification. Singapore. The regulatory regime, as set-out under the Private Education Act Check your email for your 4 and its subsidiary legislation, comprises application outcome. the Enhanced Registration Framework and the EduTrust Certification Scheme, both administered by the Committee for Private Education (CPE), a part of SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG). Singapore Institute of Management Pte Ltd (SIM PL), in meeting the regulatory requirements under the Private Education Act, has put in place the following: • Adoption of the Standard PEI-Student Contract template from CPE • Allowing students a cooling-off period of 7 working days after signing the PEI-Student Contract • Protection of students’ fees under the Fee Protection Scheme • Transparent refund, course transfer, leave of absence and withdrawal policies • Commitment in maintaining the confidentiality of students’ data Join the For more information on the above mentioned, visit www.simge.edu.sg/ SIM Global admissions/edutrust and www.simge. edu.sg/admissions/admin-matters. Community! Singapore Institute of Management Pte Ltd Photo Credits Front cover, pages 1 and 4: Photos courtesy of the University of Warwick, UK 461 Clementi Road, Singapore 599491 Page 4: Photo courtesy of SIMTech +65 6248 9746 This brochure contains key information, accurate as at time of print on 31 October 2019. [email protected] For the most updated and complete corporate and programme information, refer to our www.simge.edu.sg website at www.simge.edu.sg. Follow Us!


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