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Welcome to the university of warwick



The University of Warwick

Welcome to the university of warwick

The Team

Charlie Szybiak

Director – WMG Admissions & Recruitment

Ms Yuer Huang

Warwick Representative in Taipei


Sport at warwick
Sport at Warwick

  • Warwick Sports Centre

    • Bear Rock Climbing Centre

    • Aerobics

    • Running Bear Fitness Suite

    • Sauna

    • Sports Halls

    • Swimming pool

    • Squash courts

  • All weather athletics track

  • Tennis and netball courts

  • Pavilion and playing fields

  • Games hall

  • Dance studio

  • Fitness and training classes available throughout the year

  • 74 sports clubs available. See http://www.sunion.warwick.ac.uk/portal/sports/Default.asp?url=CLUBSOCLIST&category=59 for complete list

Facilities at warwick
Facilities at Warwick

  • Student Union

    • Full list of societies can be found at http://www.sunion.warwick.ac.uk/portal/societies/

    • Student Union bar/club with bands and events organised weekly

  • Warwick Arts Centre

    • All events/plays available to students

    • http://www.warwickartscentre.co.uk/

  • The Music Centre

    • http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/musiccentre/

  • Supermarket

  • Chemists

  • Hairdressers

  • Banks

  • Post Office

  • Bookshop

  • Health Centre

  • University chaplaincy

  • Also available out of Warwick Campus

    • NEC and NIA

    • Coventry

    • Warwick Castle

    • Stratford upon Avon

    • Many major sporting facilities

Welcome to the university of warwick

Quality Speaks For Itself …

  • Consistently ranked in the Top Ten UK Universities in the national league tables

  • Ranked 5th among the UK's 100 universities for quality of research (Funding Councils' Research Assessment Exercise, 2001)

    • over 91% of academic staff in departments with top research ratings of 5 or 5*

  • Teaching quality: 22 out of 24 academic departments so far assessed by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education rated 'excellent' or scored 21 or more points out of 24;

    • 7 departments had perfect scores of 24

  • Voted by employers in 2004 as one of the top two university careers services in the UK

  • Sunday Times Good University Guide 2004

  • Best Marks for Teaching – 11th

  • Top Ten for Research – 5th

  • Sunday Times University League Table – 7th (previously 8th in 2003)

  • The Times Good University Guide 2005 – 5th

    • (http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/about/profile/quality/)

  • Welcome to the university of warwick

    The Top Ten UK research institutions

    The Times Good University Guide 2005

    Taken from The Financial Times, 14 December 2001

    Welcome to the university of warwick

    What people say …

    • “Europe’s most outstanding example of how a University should interact with industry” (French Government study)

    • “WMG is an outstanding example of combining academic excellence with industrial relevance – a unique international contribution, which we are all proud of”(Tony Blair – Prime Minister, 2000)

    • “A future role model for German Universities”(German Government)

    • “Singapore should look at WMG and clone it”(Chairman Economic Development Board)

    Warwick manufacturing group wmg
    Warwick Manufacturing GroupWMG

    • Founded at the University of Warwick by Professor Lord SK Bhattacharyya in 1980, WMG is a division within the School of Engineering

    • Developing World Class Managers and Engineers

    • Promoting International best practice in manufacturing engineering

    • WMG is one of Europe’s leading manufacturing groups and is involved in publicly and privately funded research on innovation in products and in manufacturing processes, with a focus on research, development and application of new approaches for a wide range of industrial sectors

    Professor Lord Bhattacharyya

    KB CBE

    WMG research

    Facilities at wmg
    Facilities at WMG

    WMG has five centres to provide focus for its research and development comprised of state of the art equipment along side staff with both academic and industrial based background.

    • Advanced Technology Centre

    • Simulation centre

    • Software Applications Centre

    • International Manufacturing Centre (teaching facilities base)

    • Small Scale and Distributed Processes Centre

    • International Automotive Research Centre

    • Computer facilities

    Welcome to the university of warwick

    Industrial Partners

    Over 100 companies including:




    Alvis Vehicles




    Avon Automotive

    BAE Systems




    British Airways


    BT Cellnet


    Charles Letts



    Corning Optical

    Domino UK

    David Brown


    East Midlands Elec.

    Emirate Airlines

    Filtrona I & A


    Glaxo Welcome

    H&R Johnson Tiles

    Honeywell UK

    GKN Westland

    IBC Vehicles

    IMI Norgren

    Jaguar Cars

    Johnson Controls

    London Electricity

    London Taxi Int.



    Mott McDonald


    National Starch

    Nokia Telecomms

    Pilkington Technology

    Portsmouth Aviation


    Short Brothers




    Thomson Marconi



    Tyco Electronics

    Vauxhall Motors

    Visteon Technical



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    Industrial Collaboration & Recognition

    • Hong Kong The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

    • China The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

    • India Confederation of Indian Industry

    • Malaysia Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

    • S. Africa Morgan University Alliance / UKZN

    • Thailand Chulalongkorn University

    Welcome to the university of warwick

    MSc courses offered under School of Engineering

    Full Time (Offered by School of Engineering)

    • Process Technology & Business Management

    • Advanced Electronic Engineering

    • Advanced Engineering

    • Advanced Mechanical Engineering

    • Advanced Photonics and Communications

    • Full Time (Offered by WMG)

    • Engineering Business Management

    • Engineering Enterprise Excellence

    • E-Business Management

    • International Technology Management

    • IT for Manufacture

    • Manufacturing Systems Engineering

    • Supply Engineering & Logistics

    • Programme & Project Management

    • Part Time

    • Engineering Business Management

    • International Technology Management

    • Process Business Management

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    Engineering Business Management


    Stream Leader Ian Tursley

    ‘designed to support the development of personnel for Engineering, Manufacturing and Process-based organisation …

    EBM focus on the key value-adding activities of market, product and process development; operations, logistics and supply chain management’

    Projected attendance figures

    2005/06: 150 students

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    e-Business Management


    Stream Leader Paul McCarthy

    ‘… to provide engineering and manufacturing companies with employees who can lead the e-business transformation’

    Projected attendance figures

    2005/06: 150 students

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    Engineering Enterprise Excellence


    Stream Leader Paul Roberts

    ‘… designed to deliver a detailed understanding of the philosophies, strategies, processes and techniques that enable and deliver enterprise excellence in technology based organisation’

    Projected attendance figures

    2005/06: 15-20 students

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    International Technology Management


    Stream Leader Graeme Knowles

    ‘… designed to provide a world-class international graduate development programme encompassing both the technical aspects and the operational, economic, human and political perspectives of modern international technology based business’

    Projected attendance figures

    2005/06: 15 students

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    IT for Manufacture


    Stream Leader Neil Davies

    ‘… delivers a broad understanding of Manufacturing Engineering business processes

    and a detailed view of how IT can facilitate improved management and operations of such a business’

    Projected attendance figures

    2005/06: 30 students

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    Manufacturing Systems Engineering


    Stream Leader Ken Young

    ‘… aims to combine value creation with strategic development in a manufacturing environment …

    enables candidates to develop an up-to-date knowledge of manufacturing techniques and processes’

    Projected attendance figures

    2005/06: 30 students

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    Supply Engineering and Logistics


    Stream Leader John Hill

    ‘designed to support the further development of people on logistics, purchasing and supply chain functions in manufacturing-based enterprises

    as well as supporting service organisations’

    Projected attendance figures

    2005/06: 150 students

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    Programme & Project Management


    Stream Leader Roger Gemmell

    ‘designed to equip the participants to operate effectively in the current business arena of projects or multi-project programmes’

    Projected attendance figures

    2005/06: 60 students

    Welcome to the university of warwick

    Course Structure

    • 9 modules (50%)

    • Avg 10 modules

      • 9 core

      • Some elective

    • 40 hours / module

    • Intensive (Mon - Fri)

    • Mini-project (2000-3000 words)

    • No examination

    • Attendance

    • 1 Dissertation (50%)

    • Individual project

    • Individual Supervisor

    • Industry Focused

    • Lasts for one year

    • Min. 15000-20000 words

    • Oral Exam

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    Teaching Styles

    All tutors have industrial experience while also incorporating various styles including:

    • Typical class size 30

    • Interactive lecturing

    • E-Learning

    • Team / group working / presentations

    • Case studies / simulation cases involving presentations by the students

    • Delivery from both academic and industrial presenters

    Industrial visits
    Industrial Visits

    The following industrial visits were organised for WMG students during 2004/05:

    • Jaguar Cars

    • Peugeot Cars

    • Masterfoods

    • Cadbury World

    • Space4

    • Astra Zenica

    • TNT Logistics

    • Minworth sewage plant

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    Welcome to the university of warwick


    • 12 month course ends in September

    • Exam Board meets in November

    • January Graduation or can defer to

    • July Graduation

    Academic route
    Academic Route

    MSc Registration

    Pass 9 subjects

    & project (50%)


    Pass 6 subjects

    & project (40%)



    Pass 6 subjects


    Welcome to the university of warwick

    So what do you need to apply?

    • 2nd Class Honors degree (or equivalent) from a good university70% from good Taiwan University

    • 2 satisfactory academic references (must be originals)

    • Suitable English qualification

      • IELTS 6.5

      • TOEFL Paper 600 - 620

      • TOEFL Computer 250 - 260

    • What if I don’t meet the English requirements?

      • IELTS 6.0 TOEFL Com 213-249 TOEFL Paper 550-599

      • Must attend 5 week pre sessional English course and obtain BBC in WELTS (£1630 including accommodation and meals)

    Welcome to the university of warwick

    Application Procedure

    • Application form (£30 application fee) – no fee if sent to UK STAR

    • Apply online at https://secure.admin.warwick.ac.uk/cgi-bin-pgapplications/form (£20 application fee)

    • Send all supporting documents to Ms Cathy Lambert, Warwick Manufacturing Group, International Manufacturing Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL

    • Your application is processed and a decision is made

    • If an offer is made – return the acceptance form

    • Meet the conditions of your offer

      • Return your Green Card when signed by your previous university

      • Forward your English qualification

      • Forward any outstanding references

    • We will then contact you in July/August with your welcome pack

    • Apply for accommodation at (Deadline 31st July 2005)

    • http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/accommodation/studentaccommodation/apply

    • Application deadline: 19th August 2005

    Welcome to the university of warwick




    • 30 minutes walk to IMC but in quieter surroundings:

    • Heronbank (£88 per week)

    • Lakeside (£89 per week)

    • Most suitable for WMG students as close proximity to IMC:

    • Tocil (£62 per week)

    • Claycroft (£79 per week)

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    COSTS - Overseas



    Subsistence, local travel, laundry

    Equipment, books, stationary

    Warm clothing

    Telephone, postage

    Clothes, entertainment7 - 9000




    Overseas18 -20300

    Key points
    Key Points

    • Courses more practical

    • Interactive learning

    • Directly relevant to industry

    • Excellent career service

    • Good career / job opportunities

    Work in the uk
    Work in the UK

    • During the course

    • After the course

    Useful contacts
    Useful contacts

    • Accommodation

      Web: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/accommodation/studentaccommodation/apply/

      Email: accommodation@warwick.ac.uk

    • Tuition fees/Finance

      Web: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/academicoffice/postgrad/

      Email: pgadmissions@warwick.ac.uk

    • Scholarships

      Email: scholarships@warwick.ac.uk

    • International Office

      Email: int.office@warwick.ac.uk

    • Unitemps

      Email: unitemps@warwick.ac.uk

    • Careers Service

      Email: careers@warwick.ac.uk

    • Student Union

      Email: sunion@sunion.warwick.ac.uk

    • 5 weeks English Pre-Sessional course

      Email: c.a.perrins@warwick.ac.uk

    Warwick taiwan representative
    Warwick Taiwan Representative

    Yuer Huang

    UK Star



    Welcome to the university of warwick

    Contact Information

    Course Administration Office

    Warwick Manufacturing Group

    International Manufacturing Centre

    University of Warwick

    Coventry CV4 7AL


    Tel: +44 (0)24 7652 3691

    Fax: +44 (0)24 7652 2943

    Email: wmg-admissions@warwick.ac.uk


    Welcome to the university of warwick


    University of Warwick


    Charlie Szybiak