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Six Sigma Design and Innovation

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will understand and will have applied the Six Sigma approach to a meaningful project. Student knowledge will be coherent with the ‘Six Sigma Black Belt Body of Knowledge’ formulated by the American Society for Quality (ASQ). Students will also appreciate the differences and the synergy between the Six Sigma and lean production approaches. Among the skills and tools, those successfully completing the course will become familiar with project management, quality function deployment, variation mode and effect analysis as well as failure mode and effect analysis.

Exam info and full course description

Exam info and full course description can be found in the course catalogue.

Admission Requirements

Course specific:
A Bachelor's degree in Technology Based Business Development, Economics, Business Administration or a related degree.

A refresh of basic stats tools and software for Six Sigma will be part of the course.


Exchange Students: nomination from your home university

Freemovers: documentation for English Language proficiency

You can read more about the admission here.


Marco Ferreira Rodrigues Nogueira Santos