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Manufacturing Engineering

Manufacturing Engineering

Program Overview

In the second, third and fourth years, students will follow a program in Manufacturing Engineering.

The mission of the MANF program is to provide engineers with the technical and managerial skills required for sought-after careers in the domain of advanced design and manufacturing.

Program Requirements


Second Year Manufacturing EngineeringCredits 
APSC 201 Technical Communication3 
APSC 246 System Dynamics3 
APSC 248 Engineering Analysis III3 
APSC 252 Thermodynamics3 
APSC 253 Fluid Mechanics I3 
APSC 254 Instrumentation and Data Analysis3 
APSC 255 Electric Circuits and Power3 
APSC 259 Materials Science I3 
APSC 260 Mechanics of Materials I3 
COSC 121 Computer Programming II3 
MANF 277 Fundamentals of Design for Manufacturing3 
MANF 270 Production Systems Management I3 
Total Credits:36 
Third Year Manufacturing Engineering  
ENGR 305 Engineering Economic Analysis3 
ENGR 320 Electromechanical Devices or ENGR 310 Fluid Mechanics II3 
ENGR 315 Systems and Control3 
ENGR 376 Materials Science II3 
ENGR 387 Vibration of Mechanical Systems3 
MANF 330 Manufacturing Engineering Project I6 
MANF 370 Production Systems Management II3 
MANF 377 Manufacturing Processes3 
MANF 378 Advanced Manufacturing3 
MANF 386 Industrial Automation3 
CMPE 301 Software System and Design for Engineers3 
Total Credits:36 
Fourth Year Manufacturing Engineering  
ENGR 413 Law and Ethics for Engineers3 
ENGR 499 Engineering Capstone Design Project6 
MANF 450 Life Cycle Analysis and Sustainability3 
MANF 455 Factory Planning3 
MANF 460 Supply Chain Tactics and Strategies3 
MANF 465 Digital Enterprise3 
MANF 470 Production Systems Management III3 
Humanities / Social Sciences Elective13 
Electives2, 312 
Total Credits:36 

1 To be chosen from a list of approved courses provided by the School of Engineering. See Complementary Studies Courses under Degree Requirements.


2 To be chosen from a list of Manufacturing Engineering elective courses provided by the School of Engineering.


Students with transfer credits from other institutions (e.g. transfer programs, Go Global/CIE or Bridge programs) should consult the Manufacturing  Engineering Advising sheet and check with an Engineering Advisor prior to their 4th year registration date.



Information on Minors and Concentrations


Contact Information

School of Engineering
EME 4242 – 1137 Alumni Ave
Kelowna, BC Canada


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