Location: Fermo - via Brunforte 47
Access: Open access
Order: D.M. 270/04
Type: First cycle Degree (3 years)
The degree programme in Management Engineering of the Marche Polytechnic University (equivalent to Bachelor of Science) aims at training professionals who are able to cover organisational and managerial roles for which basic technological, economic and managerial skills are required. In fact, their transversal competencies, strengthened by the interclass nature of the programme, enable them both to master the latest ICT technologies used by companies for their operational activities and effectively use methods and tools typical of industrial engineering. Graduates in Management Engineering are able to perform a wide range of activities, including the design and management of production and logistics systems and distribution systems for goods and services, business organisation and management, planning and management of technology and innovation. Thanks to their strong commitment to innovation and their multidisciplinary background, they can work in all types of industrial and service companies.
The peculiarity of the professional figures trained through the Information Engineering programme (L-8 class) is their ability to act as a joining link between developers and managers of ICT solutions and systems supporting Operation Management, both in the industrial and service sectors.
The distinctive feature of the professional figures trained through the Industrial Engineering programme (L-9 class) is their ability to manage production and logistics processes and, more in general, business processes and technology management issues.
Role in a work context
The main tasks for graduates from the degree course in Management Engineering (equivalent to Bachelor of Science) concern the design, implementation and management of systems used in production, distribution and marketing of goods and services, in line with the needs of companies and institutions and consistently with knowledge advancement in these areas. Peculiar features of Management Engineers are a solid basis of technical and engineering knowledge and the ability to effectively manage production and logistics processes and, more in general, business processes and technology management problems in companies operating in both the industrial and service sectors. The professional figure of the Management Engineer combines the ability to manage typical operation management activities (production, distribution and marketing of goods and services) with the ability to analyse, evaluate and re-engineer company processes having regard to the principles of continuous improvement, both from a technological and economic-financial point of view.
Skills associated with the role
Graduates from the degree course in Management Engineering (equivalent to Bachelor of Science) will have the appropriate knowledge to carry out activities in different areas, as freelancers as well as in manufacturing or service companies and public administrations. In particular, they will be able to deal with the provision and management of materials, organisation of business and production, organisation and automation of production systems, logistics, project management and management control, analysis of industrial sectors, investment evaluation and industrial marketing.
The main employment opportunities for graduates are in:
- manufacturing companies, service companies and public administrations for the provision and management of materials, business and production organisation, organisation and automation of production systems, logistics, project management and management control, analysis of industrial sectors, evaluation of investments and industrial marketing;
- freelance career, subject to passing the qualification exam and enrolling in the appropriate Professional Engineers Register.
Graduates will also be able to continue their studies with a Master’s degree or a first level university master.