Programme code: EngD (EM)
The Engineering Doctorate (EngD) is a professional doctorate degree. This programme aims to develop students' creative thinking through tackling important strategic industrial projects and meeting the specific needs of industry. Students will pursue the study of engineering management and industrial research of a high order while carrying on with their professional duties. The originality and value of the students' research will be assessed within their specific professional and industrial contexts. As professional activity is usually multi-disciplinary and business- and management-driven, the programme will include a wide variety of coursework on Engineering Management. The programme provides an integrated curriculum of theory, practice and research to develop professionals' creative thinking and capabilities in the application of knowledge to solve important strategic problems in industry.
The programme comprises a taught component and a research component.
The taught component comprises 9 credit units of core courses and 12 credit units of elective courses. The taught courses available to EngD students comprehensively cover a mixture of technology, innovation management and experience to provide industry with competent and knowledgeable managers in the fields of technology and innovation.
Industry is in great need of people who can implement new technologies and knowledge in business. The core courses are designed to equip students to meet the immediate needs of industry for innovative application and implementation of state-of-the-art knowledge and technology.
There will be a series of electives in engineering management.
The research component comprises a 36 credit units thesis with a normal duration of 3 years.
The tuition fee is chargeable on a per credit unit basis. For the students admitted in 2016 cohort is HK$7,260 per credit unit until the end of your study in this programme. There are other fees/charges for studying in the programme. Please check the website of SGS for details of programme-related fees.
Last modified on 15 November, 2016