Masters Programs in Mechatronics

Compare 33 Masters Programs in Mechatronics

Mechatronics

A master's degree is the culmination of advanced studies in a specialized field. Students who have earned an undergraduate science degree are typically eligible to pursue a master's degree in fields related to engineering. Master's degree programs usually take three to four years to earn. Typically, a component of a master's degree is a thesis in the final year of study, often based on research projects.

A prospective student with an undergraduate degree in science who is considering an advanced engineering degree may wonder, "What is a Master in Mechatronics?" Modern technology relies on sensor technology to carry out precise functions, from touchscreen tablets and phones to robotic assembly machines. Mechatronics is the science of receiving, processing, and transmitting sensory data.

A Master in Mechatronics prepares a student for a career in an industry related to robotics, microelectronics, or sensor technology. The degree can open the successful student to exciting opportunities in fields of advanced technology in industries such as automotive, aeronautics, microelectronics, or automation specialties.

The cost of a Master in Mechatronics varies grandly depending on factors including the country where the program is located and the costs and needs unique to an individual student. The expenses will include tuition and fees as well as other costs of living.

Career possibilities with a Master in Mechatronics include opportunities in creation and design of robotics, as well as advanced applications in sensors and microelectronics. Automotive industries rely heavily on mechatronics engineers in solving problems and creating technology to be used in production and operation of all sorts of vehicles. The science of mechatronics relies on thoughtful, skilled, highly educated individuals to solve problems and create the devices of the future, and the many programs available offer various specialty tracks for pursuing a particular area of interest.

Many universities in countries around the world offer a program in mechatronics. It is simple to learn more about how to find a suitable program for a Master in Mechatronics. Just search for your program below, and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

 

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Masters Programme in Mechanical Engineering

Sapienza University of Rome
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Italy Rome

The Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering aims at training young engineers with an advanced education, providing them with skills in designing, planning and managing complex activities of research and development in an industrial environment. This goal is achieved by means of a broad training proposal based on advanced mathematics and physics, [+]

Masters in Mechatronics. The Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering aims at training young engineers with an advanced education, providing them with skills in designing, planning and managing complex activities of research and development in an industrial environment. This goal is achieved by means of a broad training proposal based on advanced mathematics and physics, and professional expertise targeted to the solution of complex engineering problems concerning design of processes, plants, systems, devices, machines. Engineering Design professionals educated at Sapienza can work as technology specialists in a wide range of fields, including manufacturing, mechatronic, transportation (automotive, naval, aeronautical and railroad), conventional and renewable energy production, biomechanics and many others. In these settings mechanical engineers are responsible for design, testing, manage, research and development services. The present Mechanical Engineering Course keeps the educational spirit and objectives since the origin of Mechanical Engineering in the most modern sense, during the industrial revolution in the eighteenth century. This continuity to the tradition is combined with the innovation in the didactic approaches, designed to transfer the research know-how of the academic staff in a continuous improvement of teaching experiences and methodologies. Becoming a “Mechanical Engineer” still gives an education of international relevance, and studying in Rome warrants the possibility of living a vivid industry-related cultural experience. [-]

MEng in Mechatronics

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 4 years February 2017 South Africa Port Elizabeth + 1 more

Our vision is to be the preferred provider of professional and career-oriented education and research in the fields of engineering, the built environment and information technology. [+]

MEng in Mechatronics Candidates shall be admitted to the study for the qualification of Master of Engineering in Mechatronics only if they hold the qualification of Bachelor of Engineering or a qualification deemed by Senate to be equivalent thereto, or if they otherwise qualify for admission in the opinion of Senate. All candidates shall be subject to selection criteria as laid down by the department. Faculty of Engineering, the Built Environment and Information Technology VISION AND MISSION FACULTY VISION Our vision is to be the preferred provider of professional and career-oriented education and research in the fields of engineering, the built environment and information technology. FACULTY MISSION We are a people-centred faculty offering internationally recognised academic programmes, delivering competent graduates and providing innovative solutions and services to industry and community. WELCOMING MESSAGE FROM THE DEAN Welcome to the Faculty of Engineering, the Built Environment and Information Technology. In this faculty we combine top facilities, state-of-the-art technology and stimulating training to produce highly sought-after graduates in the fields of Civil, Electrical, Industrial and Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics, Information Technology, Quality and Operations Management, Quantity Surveying, and Construction Management. The Faculty comprises three schools which include the Schools of Engineering, the Built Environment and Information and Communication Technology. All programmes, where applicable, are accredited by relevant professional bodies, which is an indication of the quality of education in this faculty. The BSc (Construction Studies), BSc (Hons) (Construction Management) and MSc (Built Environment) are accredited by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB-UK) and the South African Council for the Project and Construction Management Professions (SACPCMP). The BSc Construction Economics and BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying are accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). The two latter programmes as well as the National Diploma in Building and the BTech degree (Quantity Surveying) in the School of Built Environment are accredited by the South African Council for the Quantity Surveying Profession (SACQSP). The BEng Mechatronics and all the National Diplomas and BTech engineering programmes are accredited by the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA). The engineering qualifications are internationally recognised in terms of the Washington, Sydney and Dublin Accords. All the undergraduate and BTech programmes in the School of ICT, which hosts the Sub-Saharan Africa Cisco Academy Training Centre, contain a selection of Cisco-certified courses which allows us to provide internationally recognised IT specialists. Apart from the academic departments, various institutes, centres and units are also housed in each school to promote their research, technology transfer, non-formal teaching, community service and outreach initiatives. The faculty has established links with major industrial partners in the region, province and country. Industrial partners include major manufacturers and suppliers in the automotive and supplier industry, power utilities, large companies in the field of ICT, major construction companies, and large consulting businesses in South Africa. These partnerships provide a number of opportunities for contract research and collaborative research projects. World-class research is being conducted in this faculty, ranging from friction stir welding, manufacturing technology and automotive manufacturing, to information security, telecommunications, communication networks, and construction health and safety. There are strong links with a number of leading international partners which ensure active student exchange programmes abroad. The faculty welcomes you into this vibrant environment where you will be part of a diverse student body in which students are holistically developed as confident, innovative and knowledgeable professionals. Enjoy your studies! Executive Dean [-]

Master Mechanical Engineering

FOM Hochschule
Campus Part time 4 semesters October 2017 Germany Essen

The Department of Mechanical Engineering networks the ability to analytical thinking with technical expertise with regard to content, strategies and methods, and allows you to exercise [+]

Master Mechanical Engineering

Degree: Master of Science (M.Sc.)

The Department of Mechanical Engineering networks the ability to analytical thinking with technical expertise with regard to content, strategies and methods, and allows you to exercise more demanding activities in many industrial sectors. You complete your studies with the academic degree Master of Science (M.Sc.).

In cooperation with: University of Bochum - University of Applied Sciences and the associated with the FOM IOM Institute of Economics and Management

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Master in Automation and Mechatronics

Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

The structure of the degree program consists of advanced professional studies, elective courses and Master’s Thesis. [+]

The structure of the degree program consists of advanced professional studies, elective courses and Master’s Thesis. The program provides students with a broad knowledge and skills in the field of automation of production processes and equipment, as well as in the field of mechatronic devices and systems control.Study of network technologies (Intranet- and of Internet-technologies), issues of SCADA-systems construction, practical use of real-time systems are important parts of the program.Students learn the principles of robotics and mechatronics, mechatronic and robotic actuators, modern technologies of microcontroller application.The program gives students a deep theoretical knowledge of modern methods of automatic control theory, in particular the methods of analysis and design of nonlinear, adaptive and intelligent control systems. Program curriculum includes the following advanced courses: Methodology and research logic; Modern problems of control theory; Non-linear, adaptive and intelligent control systems; The electrical and hydraulic actuators of mechatronic and robotic systems; Systems of ensuring a safety for technical control devices; Computer control technology in technical systems. Mastering computer technology is carried out in a laboratory-based, consisting of a research laboratory stands, equipped with the latest generation of industrial controllers and InfinitySuite SCADA-system. Programme: 120 ECTS credits, full-time study (2 years), Master’s Degree Eligibility: candidates must hold a Bachelor's Degree in the corresponding field Scholarship: scholarship covers the tuition fee and some study materials An academic year includes 2 semesters beginning on 1st September and 10th February, Winter holidays - 2 weeks, Summer holidays - 2 months (July, August). Master’s Thesis defense is in June. Educational programs of «LETI» are constantly modernized, following the principle «Training through research». Graduates of our university receive new, profound knowledge and practical skills of work. [-]

MEng in Civil Engineering

Northern Arizona University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Flagstaff

The Master of Engineering is a non-thesis professional degree, based primarily on course work and/or on an engineering project designed with the guidance of a faculty advisor to address a need or problem specific to their engineering field of study (Civil, Environmental, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering). [+]

Masters in Mechatronics. This degree provides you with a broad, practice-based education. Degree requirements To earn this degree, you must complete a total of 30 credit hours: applied mathematics course, in a relevant topic such as numerical methods, linear algebra, or statistical analysis (3 credit hours) engineering management course (3 credit hours) 24 credit hours from: general engineering, environmental engineering, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, or geology, selected with your committee’s approval (15 credit hours) elective courses (9 credit hours), which can include up to six credit hours in an optional practice-oriented project Admission information Applicants must select one primary emphasis in: civil engineering electrical engineering environmental engineering mechanical engineering computer science Prerequisites / Admission Requirements 1. You must have a B.S. degree in the discipline and an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher. If you have a B.S. degree in a different discipline from that of your master’s application, you must complete a pre-admission course of study while earning a grade of "B" or higher in all pre-admission courses. See the prerequisite link below for this information. 2. You must take the GRE General Test unless you earned your B.S. degree from NAU or are in our Integrated Program in the discipline of your master’s application. If you are an international applicant whose native language is not English, you must also submit TOEFL scores. 3. Your application must include a statement that includes your educational goals and top areas of interest for your study and/or research. 4. Your application must include three letters of recommendation. 5. You must be accepted by the department. Prerequisites by emphasis: Civil engineering emphasis prerequisites Applicants without a BS degree in the discipline are required to attain equivalency of BS-level knowledge of the subject before being fully admitted to the MS program. Equivalency is determined by the CENE department faculty and Chair and may consist of additional coursework, experience, testing or a combination of these items. After determining the equivalency requirements, a representative of the CENE department faculty will meet with the applicant to develop a plan so that the applicant can be provisionally accepted to the program. Demonstration of achievement (B or better) in the following prerequisite courses is required to attain equivalency. Financial support Teaching and research assistantships are available for qualified students. The university will provide full graduate tuition remission for approved graduate assistants. This non-thesis program is designed for practicing professionals and allows you to build additional expertise in the civil engineering areas of water resources, transportation, geotechnical and structural engineering. Students graduating from this program can design solutions to complex infrastructure problems, and are prepared to become registered professional engineers specializing in civil engineering in their future careers. What Can I Do with a Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering? Society’s demand for essentials such as clean water and sustainable infrastructure pose large-scale, practical problems. Civil engineers design and operate facilities such as bridges, highway systems, waterworks, dams/levees and foundations. Learn to be part of the solution to some of society’s greatest challenges when you study civil engineering at the graduate level at NAU. This program leads to exciting careers in the public or private sectors where you can make a difference. With further education, one of these paths is possible: Researcher Sustainability engineer Engineering consultant Community college instructor University Requirements To receive a master’s degree at Northern Arizona University, you must complete a planned group of courses from one or more subject areas, consisting of at least 30 units of graduate-level courses. (Many master’s degree programs require more than 30 units.) You must additionally complete: All requirements for your specific academic plan(s). This may include a thesis. All graduate work with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0. All work toward the master’s degree must be completed within six consecutive years. The six years begins with the semester and year of admission to the program. Student Learning Outcomes Master of Engineering with an Emphasis in Civil, Environmental, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering The Master of Engineering is a non-thesis professional degree, based primarily on course work and/or on an engineering project designed with the guidance of a faculty advisor to address a need or problem specific to their engineering field of study (Civil, Environmental, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering). This degree program is designed to provide a broad, practice-based education. Demonstrate the ability to apply graduate level critical thinking skills to formulate and solve advanced civil (electrical/environmental/mechanical) engineering problems. Acquires knowledge on advanced contemporary engineering topics and computational tools specific to civil (electrical/environmental/mechanical) engineering. Develops the ability to identify, formulate, and solve relevant advanced civil (electrical/environmental/mechanical) engineering problems. Develops the ability to synthesize, explain, verify, and justify solutions to complex civil (electrical/environmental/mechanical) engineering problems. Demonstrate the ability to, independently and creatively, design, plan, and conduct complex civil (electrical/environmental/mechanical) engineering projects; Assesses the state of the art in the field of study. Applies, independently and creatively, appropriate engineering theories and tools towards developing a viable solution for the project. Designs and conducts activities specific to the project. Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively the results of a comprehensive research project through oral presentations and publications. Creates a report reflecting the integration of knowledge acquired through the project. Delivers an oral presentation to peers summarizing the work performed on the project and its outcomes. Synthesizes and presents the relevance of the engineering project in both technical and non-technical terms. 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Master in Opto-Mechatronics Engineering

National Central University
Campus Full time September 2017 Taiwan Taoyuan

Besides knowledge-based courses, the hands-on activities, the cultivation of creativity, and the capstone courses are specially offered in our training. [+]

Teaching Characteristics Besides knowledge-based courses, the hands-on activities, the cultivation of creativity, and the capstone courses are specially offered in our training. Arranging undergraduate students to go to Hiroshima University, Southeastern University to have international academic interactions. Double degree program with famous universities in the world. Research Characteristics Main research fields: Energy Technology, Solid Mechanics/Design, Advanced Materials, Precision Manufacturing, Thermal Fluids, System Engineering/Automatic Control, Opto-mechatronic Engineering, Electromechanical Integration. Large research projects: Design of the IC/PV/LED manufacturing equipment, Energy storage, Fuel cells, Clean coal technology, CO2 capture, Wind power systems, Energy saving , Taiwan-Russia satellite. The average research budget from 2008 to 2010 was 0.099 billion NT dollars per year. Each teacher publishes 2.7 pieces of SCI/SSCI publication per year. Professional Core Courses: Elasticity, Mechanical Vibrations, Advance applied Mathematics, Advance Fluid Mechanics, Physical Metallurgy, Finite Element Method Requirements for Graduation Required credits : 24 credits (including “Graduate Seminar” course for 3 semesters) Duration of Study : 1~4 years Other requirements : Pass an oral defense of thesis. Elective Courses Research Facilities & Labs IC and PV Industrial Equipment Design Program Energy Storage Program Satellite/Rocket Engineering MOCVD Design Center Electrical Discharge Machining Laboratory Biomass Gasification/ Pyrolysis System Laboratory Admission Documents Autobiography Study Plan Research Proposal Two Letters of Recommendation TOEFL or Other Evidence of English Proficiency Evidence of Chinese Proficiency Related Academic Publications [-]

Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering

University of Maryland, A. James Clark School of Engineering
Campus Full time September 2017 USA College Park

Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering [+]

Masters in Mechatronics. Admission Requirements: Full admission as a degree seeking student requires the following prerequisites: A bachelor's degree, GPA of 3.0 or better, in engineering; Civil and Environmental, Mechanical, Chemical and Biomolecular, from an accredited institution. Courses in mathematics (Calculus I, II, III, & Differential Equations), and Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, and Heat Transfer are required to be considered for admission. Additional specific prerequisite requirement for specialization : General Mechanical: Strength of Materials/Structural Mechanics [-]

MEng in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Dublin City University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Ireland Dublin

This Masters programme allows students to specialise in the widely established area of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering or to widen their knowledge from their undergraduate studies. [+]

Introduction This Masters programme allows students to specialise in the widely established area of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering or to widen their knowledge from their undergraduate studies. It enables graduates to apply their knowledge using computer–based technology to solve mechanical and manufacturing engineering problems. This programme introduces the use of advanced Computer Aided Engineering tools and, by experiencing these advanced techniques and software, the graduate will gain a vital edge. It allows the candidate to keep up with the rapidly changing manufacturing and design sectors. In addition, students can opt for a specialist Major in Sustainable Systems/Energy, or Biomedical Engineering. Who is eligible? To apply for this programme candidates must have an Honours degree in Mechanical and/or Manufacturing Engineering. Candidates whose first language is not English will be required to submit evidence of an English Language qualification. For more information on entry requirements please consult our website. Choice of Majors Sustainable Systems/Energy - There is a growing international market for Engineers in sustainable energy and development, eco– innovation, resource efficiency and clean–tech sectors. There are lots of career opportunities in the growing fields of Energy/Renewable Energy (wind, wave, solar, biomass etc.); a national priority area for Ireland. Biomedical Engineering - This discipline integrates the necessary aspects of biology and medicine with the technical engineering aspects required to engineer medical devices. The world of medicine is evolving and expanding rapidly, with new treatments and new diseases appearing all the time. As Ireland is a major player in Bioengineering, this Major provides graduates with specialisms required by industry. Structure The MEng in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering is designed to be completed in one calendar year of full-time study. It consists of two (full-time) taught semesters, followed by a practical project, completed between May and early September. The next intake for this programme will be September 2017. DCU offers a number of scholarships to international students each year. To be eligible to apply for a scholarship from DCU you must first apply to and receive an offer for a DCU Masters programme. Apply online for September 2017 entry at www.pac.ie/dcu using the PAC code DC814 [-]

Integrated Master's in Mechanical Engineering

University of Minho - School of Engineering
Campus Full time 5 years September 2017 Portugal Braga

The course is structured according to projects which allow the student to consolidate theoretical and technical knowledge and integrate the acquired knowledge into concrete objectives in order to develop necessary skills to a mechanical engineer. [+]

Masters in Mechatronics. Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree), Master's degree ECTS: 300 Duration: 5 curricular years Regime: Normal Place: Azurém Campus, Guimarães Main Scientific area: Mechanical Engineering INTEGRATED MASTER’S | 5 YEARS The course provides a multifaceted training combining basic sciences, of engineering and of specialty. Students get faced, throughout their training, with engineering problems of increasing complexity as part of a coherent path. There are more and more activities in areas of strong intervention that require a recognized professional and which the course includes: mechanical project in general; granting of permits; structural calculation; activities in the field of energy (gas, air conditioning or heating systems), among many others. The career opportunities cover a wide range of activities from manufacturing companies, services or R & D, including practice areas ranging from plastics, to textiles, electronics, automation and mechatronics, lying special emphasis on automotive, shipbuilding or aircraft, among others. Careers The employment options cover a wide range of activities, from transforming industry, to services or R&D, including plastics, textile, electronics, automation and mechatronics. A special emphasis is placed on the automobile, naval or aeronautical industry. [-]

Specialized Graduate Studies In Engineering (model Course)

Université du Québec à Rimouski UQAR
Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Rimouski Lévis

The Graduate Diploma in Engineering enhances its expertise in various fields of engineering and project management. [+]

The Graduate Diploma in Engineering enhances its expertise in various fields of engineering and project management. The student has the opportunity to deepen their knowledge in one of the six levels of the program: design and computer-aided manufacturing; electrical engineering; mechanical Engineering; wind engineering; Electromechanical Engineering; signal processing and telecommunications. It allows to integrate and apply the knowledge gained in the course as part of a project of innovation, development, technology transfer or intervention in business. paths Specialized graduate studies in engineering (project type) This program is structured as follows: Basic knowledge of engineering: 3 courses (9 credits) project management knowledge base: 2 courses (6 credits) Specialization in engineering: 2 courses (6 credits), depending on the concentration synthesis and integration activities: Application Project (9 credits) Total: 30 credits Specialized graduate studies in engineering (model course) This program is structured as follows: Basic knowledge of engineering: 3 courses (9 credits) project management knowledge base: 3 courses (9 credits) Specialization in engineering: 2 courses (6 credits), depending on the concentration synthesis and integration activities: Technical Project (3 credits) Total: 30 credits Targeted audience This program is open to candidates with training in the field of engineering who wish to deepen their scientific and technical knowledge in engineering. Candidates holding training in fundamental or applied sciences are also eligible. However, they will be assessed a probationary tuition undergraduate engineering. OBJECTIVES Allow candidates with a scientific first cycle degree to complete their training and to increase their skills in various fields of engineering and project management with graduate courses. More specifically, the student should, on completion of its study program: have gained extensive knowledge in one or more specialties related to engineering and project management; be able to apply this knowledge to issues and situations or various projects related to its specialization. have developed the skills and abilities necessary for the conduct of industrial innovation projects or from the industrial sector in the field of his specialization. [-]

Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering ( taught in Italian )

University Of Bergamo
Campus Full time October 2017 Italy Bergamo

Aim of the course is to provide students with in-depth knowledge on: design and management of industrial production systems; structural and functional design; materials and relevant working technologies; ... [+]

Masters in Mechatronics. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES Aim of the course is to provide students with in-depth knowledge on: design and management of industrial production systems structural and functional design materials and relevant working technologies modelling and analysis of products and processes life-cycle design and management of plants for energy conversion. Moreover, students can deepen still further some specific topics concerning: energy, biomedical engineering, mechatronics, production, design. JOB OPPORTUNITIES The postgraduate students can be employed in several industrial fields: mechanical and electro-mechanical industry energy production and conversion plants' design, installation and testing maintenance and management of machines, production lines, complex systems. Typical assignments for a postgraduate Mechanical Engineer are: design of complex devices and systems production management maintenance and management of machines, production lines and production departments. ADMISSION A Three-Year First level Degree or equivalent. ENTRY TESTS Individual interview. [-]

Master in Mechatronics and Sensor Systems Technology

Vietnamese-German University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City

From touch screens and cameras in mobile phones to highly automated robots in modern production facilities: it is obvious that sensors and their applications have become a key part of technology in engineering. [+]

Master in Mechatronics and Sensor Systems Technology

Mechatronics and Sensor Systems Technology (MSST) is a full-time two-year (4 Semester) Master's Program offered at VGU by the Hochschule Karlsruhe - University of Applied Science, Germany.The language of instruction is English.

Why this program?

From touch screens and cameras in mobile phones to highly automated robots in modern production facilities: it is obvious that sensors and their applications have become a key part of technology in engineering.

According to the current development, a major part of the prospective growth in this industry will be in Asia. Siemens, Bosch or Intel: many companies have just started to shift their production and research facilities to Vietnam and there is already a shortage of highly trained professionals. This is a good reason to participate in the career possibilities. In close cooperation with the industry, MSST responds to the demands of the job market and provides superior graduates to create the technology of tomorrow. This program opens up excellent job and research opportunities for students in many branches of this industry like microelectronics, automotive, environmental technologies or automation.... [-]


Faculty of Engineering

Enugu State University of Science and Technology - ESUT
Campus Full time March 2017 Nigeria Enugu

The Department of Civil Engineering offers graduate courses leading to the award of Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Civil Engineering; Masters of Engineering (M.Eng) in Structures and Geotechnical Engineering; and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Structures and Geotechnical Engineering degrees. [+]

Masters in Mechatronics. Faculty of Engineering Agricultural & Bioresource Engineering Admission Requirement: Applicants will normally be accepted under the general regulation of the school of Post-graduate studies. 1.Postgraduate Diploma: Applicant should posses HND in Agric Engineering or related field with a minimum CGPA of 2.5 on 5 point scale and 2.0 on 4 point scale, a minimum of pass degree in agricultural Engineering, agricultural mechanization and other engineering disciplines in ESUT or from any recognized university. 2.Masters Degree: Applicant for the M.Eng degree must have normally received at least a good second class honour degree in Agricultural Engineering at ESUT or any recognized University. 3.Doctorate Degree: The admission requirement for the Ph.D program is a good M.Eng or M.Sc degree in Agricultural Engineering. Programme Requirement 1.Postgraduate Diploma: The programme is by course work and a research project. The course work may include undergraduate course for students who are deficient. Every candidate is required to register full time and shall pass all the courses required for the programme as presented in the list of PGD courses below. 2.Masters Degree: The programme is done by course work of a minimum of 27 credit hours in addition to research work to be presented in a project report. Candidates may register for full-time or part-time study. 3.Doctorate Degree: The programme is done by comprehensive research work to be embodied in a written thesis. The research work is supplemented with course-work of a minimum of 12 credit hours. The result of the research findings is to be reported in thesis to be written and presented by the Ph.D student. Programme Duration 1.Post-Gradute Diploma: Programme duration for PGD is four (4) semesters and the curriculum in each programme is outlined into 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th semester. 2.Masters Degree: The M. Eng. degree programme shall last a minimum of 12 continuous calendar months for full-time and 18 months for part-time. 3.Doctorate Degree: The Minimum duration for the Ph.D degree is 3 calendar years for regular programmes and 5 year for part-time students. Chemical Engineering Admission Requirements Graduates of Enugu State University of Science and Technology or former ASUTECH or graduates from other approved Universities acceptable to Senate who hold a minimum of a pass degree in Chemical Engineering or a minimum of second class honour degree in a related field, are eligible to apply. Candidates who possess HND or its equivalent with a minimum of upper credit pass in Chemical Engineering are also eligible to apply. Candidates who possess HND with lower credit with five (5) years experience can also apply. All candidates must have five credit passes including English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry at O' level. Mode of Study The programme shall be by course work with research project .The course work may include undergraduate courses for students who are deficient in them. There is provision for full-time and part-time study depending on vacancy. Every candidate is required to state clearly the required mode. Duration of PGD Programme Full-time: Minimum of four (4) Semesters and a maximum of six (6) Semesters Part-time: Minimum of six (6) Semesters and a maximum of eight (8) Semesters Examination and Assessment of the candidate's work There shall be no supplementary (or re-sit) Examination. A candidate who fails any course has only one chance to register and retake the course at the next opportunity when the course shall become available The level of performance in any PG examination will be assessed according to the following grading system. Civil Engineering Introduction The Department of Civil Engineering offers graduate courses leading to the award of Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Civil Engineering; Masters of Engineering (M.Eng) in Structures and Geotechnical Engineering; and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Structures and Geotechnical Engineering degrees. Philosophy The postgraduate program in Civil Engineering is designed to meet the growing need for Civil Engineering professionals that have the scientific and practical competence to contribute to the infrastructural development of a fast growing and increasingly modernizing society. Nigeria cannot develop into a competitive modern society without the upgrading of her infrastructure, a major part of which are Civil Engineering structures. The need for specialists and professionals competent in advanced areas of Civil Engineering analysis and design is therefore very obvious in the emerging Nigerian society. The public and private sectors of the economy need an injection of such professionals and the Department is committed to producing them. Objectives and Scope of the programme The postgraduate program in Civil Engineering covers at present the following areas of specialization (for the M. Eng. and PhD programs that have areas of specialization) - Structural Engineering and Geotechnical Engineering. The program aims at training personnel in advanced and specialist fields within these areas of specialization. The program includes lectures, field trips and laboratory work on one hand, and guided research leading to the preparation of theses, reports and dissertations on particular topics within the student's area of specialization. Post Graduate Diploma in Engineering (PGD) Degree The Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering Program of the Department of Civil Engineering is geared towards meeting the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) minimum academic standard for postgraduate diploma in Civil Engineering. The program is planned to provide a bridge for HND holders in Civil Engineering (Engineering Technologists) who desire to obtain an equivalent Bachelor's degree; B. Eng. (Civil Engineering) graduates that had third class or lower grades that desire to correct their deficiencies and possibly be eligible for M.Eng. programs; and B.Sc. graduates in allied fields that desire to make up for an equivalent B.Eng. degree in Civil Engineering. The program has a two academic years (4 Semesters) duration. Admission Requirements All candidates must have five Credit passes including English language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and any other Science subject at O'level. 1.Post Graduate Diploma HND with minimum of Upper credit in Computer/Electronics Engineering or Computer Technology from a recognized Polytechnic B.Sc/B.Eng degree in Computer/Electronics Engineering with a minimum of third class degree from a recognized University. 2.Master's Degree Programmes M.Eng Programme:The entry requirement for the M.Eng Degree programme is at least a good second class degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 on a five point Scale in Computer/Electronics from a recognized degree awarding institution. Such a candidate is expected to have obtained the minimum University entry requirements. HND holders in Computer Engineering/ Electronics Engineering will be required to register for PGD in the first instance and on successful completion of that with good result, may proceed to the M.Eng degree programme. 3.Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) At least a completed Master's degree programme with a minimum CGPA of 3.50 on a five point scale in Computer/Electronics Engineering, from any recognized University. The full time PhD degree programme runs for 6 semesters (minimum), while the part time option runs for 8 semesters (minimum). PhD Software Engineering In addition to the above requirements, programming skill in at least one high-level programming language preferably C++, C# or JAVA and all M.Eng (software Engineering) course requirements apply. Philosophy To inculcate in the students the ideals and the significance of the engineering discipline in general and computer engineering in particular in national development with a view to providing the much needed quality manpower in computer engineering, instrumentation and control, information and communication technology, computer utilization, including computer maintenance and management. Aims and Objectives The principal objective of the Department of Computer Engineering is the training of engineers who are not only capable of meeting the challenges in the Nigerian Computer Industry but also capable of being job-creators instead of job seekers. It therefore emphasizes a sound knowledge of engineering principles coupled with high practical and innovative ability to shoulder a broad spectrum of engineering responsibilities. To this end the courses offered in the department are designed to provide the educational training and skills necessary for understanding, planning, designing, operating, and maintaining the various processes and operations involved in the modern computer industry. In addition to the teaching programmes, the department encourages research and development work by the students and the academic staff. This area is taken very seriously by this department in view of our present economic problems and lack of maintenance of numerous and sophisticated machines from overseas dumped into this country. Students are therefore encouraged to develop indigenous computers and computer based solutions which are appropriate for our specific needs and environment. They are likewise encouraged to design, assemble and construct the equipment needed for their research projects. Emphasis is placed on the design and implementation of microprocessor-based and micro computer-based control systems, in order to afford students the opportunity to work with units, which approximate those used in the industry. To keep up with advances in this discipline and ensure that these objectives are met, the department constantly updates its programme. This ensures that graduates of the department are properly positioned to meet demands of modern-day cutting-edge computer technology. Electrical & Electronics Engineering Admission Requirements The criteria for admission into the Postgraduate Engineering programmes are as follows: Basic Requirements All candidates must have five Credit passes including English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry O'Level. 1.Postgraduate Diploma, PGD A graduate from a recognized University with at least a pass degree or a holder of a minimum of Upper Credits in the Higher National Diploma HND, from a recognized institution. Holders of the HND at Lower Units with a minimum of give (5) years post-qualification relevant experience maybe considered. 2.Master of Engineering (M.Eng) A candidate with a first degree in relevant Engineering discipline form a recognized University with minimum of a Second Class Lower Division may be admitted provided the University Matriculation requirement is satisfied. A candidate with an Upper Credit Pass in the Postgraduate Diploma (PGD), in a relevant Engineering discipline, from a recognized University may also be admitted to a Masters Degree Programme provided the University Matriculation requirements are satisfied. 3.Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) A candidate with a Master of Engineering Degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.3 on a 5 point scale from a recognized University may be admitted. 4.Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree A candidate who holds a Masters Degree, with a minimum of CGPA of 3.5 on a 5-point scale or average of 60%, which includes coursework and research thesis in a relevant Engineering discipline, from a recognized University may be admitted provided the University Matriculation requirements are satisfied. Mandatory Duration of Programme A uniform duration for the programme for all Universities, making allowance for minor individual university variation shall be adopted as follows: 1. Postgraduate Diploma Programme Full-time: Minimum of four (4) semesters and a maximum of six (6) semesters. Part-time: Minimum of six (6) semesters and a maximum of eight (8) semesters. 2.Masters Degree Programme Full-time: A minimum of three (3) semesters and a maximum of six (6) semesters. Part-time: A minimum of four (4) semesters and a maximum of eight (8) semesters. 3.Doctorate Degree Programme Full-time: A minimum of six (6) semesters and a maximum of twelve (12) semesters. Part-time: A minimum of eight (8) semesters and a maximum of sixteen (16) semesters. Mechanical & Production Engineering Philosophy The founding father of the university conceived unique university that must be closely related to the larger society, its industry and above all serve all a catalyst in the technological advancement of the people. The emphasis in the programme is to develop and offer academic and professional programs leading to the award of pos graduate degree and diploma to person who attain the standard prescribed by the university and have in all other respects satisfied the conditions and requirement laid down or other wise approved by the university. Objectives The main objectives of postgraduate studies in the University system is to further develop the spirit of enquiry in the graduate students through training in research in an atmosphere of intellectual independence and individual creativity combined with a strong sense of team work. In pursuit of this objective, teachers and students constitute of single team in a well defined and purposeful endeavour of human development. Following closely to this objective is the fostering, through instruction of a deeper understanding of elementary concepts and an increasing ability to apply fundamental ideas to new problems in the graduate student. The student in the postgraduate school must realize quite early that his/her intellectual growth and sub sequent successes are directly related to the depth of his/her command of basic principles and his/her ability to apply those principles. It is true that graduate studies are usually associated with a high degree of specialization; nevertheless such specialization must be achieved in the context of extending mental horizons, producing new orientations, and developing a depth of understanding in the relevant disciplines. Within the context of the above general objectives, Postgraduate Studies must pursue two particular objectives which are both academic and practical in orientation. Thus, they must seek to: provide training in research for those whose future careers will lie in teaching and research at University level, and for those who many have to operate in research and development environments in the public or private sectors, e.g. in government, commercial and industrial concerns; and Provide both short and long-term training facilities aimed at improving and upgrading the existing and potential high level manpower needed for planning, implementing and reviewing national development plans as well as improved productivity and performance in the private sector. Registration Requirement and Procedure A candidate may register for full-time or a part-time programme as applicable. Members of the department, including teaching staff and research follows who posses the necessary qualifications may be admitted for part-time study only. Admission Requirements All applicants must satisfy that admission requirement of the school of postgraduate studies. Only the graduates of Enugu State University of Science and Technology or of any other approved University acceptable to senate who possess a minimum of a third class degree in Mechanical engineering or minimum of second class honours in related filed, are eligible to apply. Candidates who posses the H.N.D or its equivalent with a minimum of upper credit level pass in mechanical engineering are also eligible to apply. Mode of Study The academic programme will be by course work and a supervised project. The diploma programme may be pursued on full or part-time basis. Duration of the programme The programme duration for the PGD is four semesters and the Curriculum in the programme is outlined into first, second, third, and fourth semesters respectively. Metallurgical & Materials Engineering Admission Requirements The criteria for admission into the Postgraduate Programmes in Metallurgical & Materials Engineering are as follows: Basic Requirements: All candidates must have five Credit passes including English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry O' level. 1.Postgraduate Diploma PGD. A graduate from a recognized University with at least a pass degree or a holder of a minimum of upper Credits in the Higher National Diploma HND, from a recognized institution. Holders of the HND at lower Units with a minimum of five (5) years post-qualification relevant experience may be considered. 2.Masters Degree. A candidate with a first degree in a relevant Engineering discipline from a recognized University with minimum of a second class lower division may be admitted provided the University matriculation requirement is satisfied. A candidate with an upper credit pass in the Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in a relevant Engineering discipline, from a recognized University may also be admitted to a Masters Degree Programme provided the University matriculation requirement is satisfied. 3.Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Degree. A candidate who holds a Masters degree, with a minimum CGPA of 3.50 on a 5-point scale or an average of 60% which includes coursework and research thesis in a relevant Engineering discipline, from a recognized university may be admitted provided the university matriculation requirement is satisfied. Completion of programme. Each department shall specify all additional prerequisites for completion of the programme. Mandatory Duration of Programmes. A uniform duration for the programme for all universities, making allowance for minor individual university variation shall be adopted as follows: 1.Postgraduate Diploma Programme Full-time: Minimum of four(4) semester and a maximum of six (6) semesters. Part-time: Minimum of six (6) semesters and a maximum of eight semesters. 2.Masters Degree Programme Full-time: A minimum of three (3) semesters and a maximum of six (6) semesters Part-time: A minimum of four(4) semesters and a maximum of eight (8) semester. 3.Ph.D Programme Full-time: A minimum of six (6) semesters and a maximum of twelve 12 semesters. Part-time: A minimum of eight (8) semesters and a maximum of sixteen (16) semesters. [-]

Master in Applied Mechanics

Technical University of Ostrava
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Czech Republic Ostrava

The main emphasis in graduate education in the field of Applied Mechanics is on the readiness and ability to develop, elaborate and make practical use of modern computational and experimental approaches to solve technical problems. [+]

Branch Profile Deeper knowledge of the core disciplines of mechanical engineering creates a broad basis for creative applications in engineering and other professional growth through various forms of lifelong learning. The main emphasis in graduate education in the field of Applied Mechanics is on the readiness and ability to develop, elaborate and make practical use of modern computational and experimental approaches to solve technical problems. Graduates will be able to perform static, kinematic and dynamic analysis of mechanisms and structures, to apply fracture mechanics in the assessment of limit states of components and structures, to assess the reliability and durability of machines and temperature loading, deal with technical tasks, flow dynamics and hydro-thermodynamic systems and heat and mass transfer. They will be able to exploit and further develop computer support in the design, planning and research activities for specific applications. Key Learning Outcomes KNOWLEDGE Graduates gain in-depth knowledge about the mechanics of solid bodies, strength and elasticity. In addition to the basic areas of mechanics covered in bachelor study, students deal with questions of fracture mechanics, plasticity, evaluation of the limiting states of parts and structures, examination of the reliability and operational life of machines, analyzing thermal loading, technical flow tasks, dynamics, hydro-mechanical and thermo-mechanical systems and the transfer of heat and mass. Graduates also understand the options, conditions and restrictions on the use of knowledge-related fields.   SKILLS In specific applications, graduates will be able to use and further develop computer aid design, structural and research and development activities. However, the main aim is focused on the preparation and ability to develop, elaborate and practically use computerized procedures in solving technical problems. A graduate can use expertise to independently identify and creatively solve theoretical or practical problems in the field, independently solve complex problems using selected theories, concepts and methods of the field and use some of the most advanced research approaches in the field in a manner allowing to obtain new original information. GENERAL COMPETENCIES Graduates will be able to independently and responsibly to decide on a new or changing context or radically changing environment, taking into account the wider social implications of decisions. By developing relationships and resources available they are able to define terms of reference for professional activities, coordinate them, and bear ultimate responsibility for their results. Graduates will be able to communicate clearly and persuasively both professionals and the wider public, their own professional opinions and use their professional knowledge, professional skills and general competence in at least one foreign language. In terms of teamwork, a student gets the ability to plan, promote and manage the use of theoretical knowledge, gaining additional industry expertise, skills and competencies of other team members.   Occupational Profiles of Graduates A deeper understanding of fundamental disciplines of mechanical engineering creates a broad basis for creative employment in engineering. The graduate will be able to perform static, kinematic and dynamic analysis of mechanisms to apply a knowledge of fracture mechanics in the evaluation of limit states of components and structures, to assess the reliability and durability of machines, thermal stresses and solve technical tasks of flow dynamics in hydro-mechanical and thermodynamical systems. In specific applications he/she will be able to utilize and further develop computer support in the design, especially by means of FEM. The graduate applies as a calculator engineer or researcher in engineering plants and also, after increasing the qualification in doctoral studies, as a researcher.   Admission Requirements Determined by Dean, may include entrance examination, other formal documents.   Graduation Requirement 120 ECTS Credits, Final state examination, Diploma thesis Course Structure Diagram with ECTS Credits List of courses is available at the detailed branch description page    30 ECTS credit per semester. [-]

Master of Industrial Sciences: Electromechanical Engineering

KU Leuven - University of Leuven
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Belgium Leuven

The cornerstones of this programme are mechanical design and energy conversion. The former starts with an idea that is shaped in a graphical design and results in a finished product through choice of materials, simulation and production technique. Energy conversion is aimed at all aspects of energy efficiency in this process and ranges in practice from electrical controls and automation to thermal power plants, combustion engines, climatisation, etc. [+]

Masters in Mechatronics. The cornerstones of this programme are mechanical design and energy conversion. The former starts with an idea that is shaped in a graphical design and results in a finished product through choice of materials, simulation and production technique. Energy conversion is aimed at all aspects of energy efficiency in this process and ranges in practice from electrical controls and automation to thermal power plants, combustion engines, climatisation, etc. Intelligent Manufacturing option The issues covered in this option include the latest production techniques; the way production systems operate; and the intrinsic relationship between production and other business processes, especially the design process. At the core of this option are the possibilities that computer-based systems offer in this context. Moreover, you learn to factor in the tension between technology, economics, and the environment and ergonomics. Intelligent Mechanics option The option Intelligent Mechanics relates to designing, developing and optimising automated mechanical machines. Based on a strong background in electricity and mechanics, you delve more deeply into aspects like advanced design methods, electronic operations, controls, measures and drives, data communication and visualisation methods. Intelligent Mobility option Intelligent Mobility deals with the sustainable application of smart solutions. Its application area is very broad, but examples include: fitting electric or hybrid cars with intelligent recharging systems and designing vehicles that can warn each other about accidents or traffic jams. Intelligent Mobility also has to do with choosing materials or production methods that have the smallest ecological impact possible, and optimally syncing transportation systems to one another. This is an initial master's programme and can be followed on a full-time or part-time basis. Add an in-company or project-based learning experience to your master's programme You can augment your master's programme with the Postgraduate Programme Innovation and Entrepreneurship. This programme is made up by a multifaceted learning experience in and with a company, with an innovative engineering challenge as the central assignment. It is carried out in a team setting, has a distinct international dimension, and usually requires a multidisciplinary approach. Entrepreneurs and students alike are encouraged to innovate, transfer knowledge and grow. It is a unique cross-fertilisation between company and classroom. Profile Are you a future industrial engineer? Are you a doer and are you fascinated by how and why things are done? Then you must be a future industrial engineer! - You enjoy looking into how to implement new ideas and improve old ones; - You prepare abstract designs for implementation in a business environment; - You like to link theory to practice; - You aim for a position of responsibility that allows you to apply your knowledge to concrete challenges in the day-to-day workings of a company; - You are eager to develop excellent communication and management skills. Objectives The Master of Industrial Sciences in Electromechanical Engineering is capable of: selecting, formulating, analyzing and answering appropriately a research question of his own choice based on a theoretical or practical problem in his area of technology while taking into consideration the paradigms and making use of appropriate research methodology. achieving maximum efficiency from products and machinery through computer-aided engineering in areas of dimension and control, materials design, kinematic, dynamic and thermal behaviour. analyzing and structuring problems of production control at the level of computer integrated manufacturing (CIM) and designing and implementing controls for installations. managing technology and communicating efficiently the results of his own work, study and research. continuing the process of self-education as well as coaching others in their development as individuals and professionals. integrating relevant research, work and/or study experiences acquired in other environments either at home or abroad. functioning and cooperating in multidisciplinary and international teams through project work and through an exchange of views and opinions. recognizing and taking into consideration the ethical, economic, ecological and aesthetic aspects and implications of his actions. International Students Diversity and an open mind are vital elements in the international learning and work environment at the Group T campus. The student population, staff, and guests come from all corners of the world, turning our campus into a true intercultural nexus for bachelor- and graduate-level education, university-industry collaboration, innovation and professional development. Advantages for international students - All of our undergraduate and graduate degree programmes are offered in English. English is ubiquitous both inside and outside the classroom. If you've mastered English, you'll feel right at home. - Admission to our programmes is not based on an entrance exam. Anyone with the necessary background can apply. - An engineering degree from KU Leuven's Group T campus is a stepping stone to universities and businesses worldwide. Our international network ensures that your degree is recognised by educational institutes and companies in Europe and across the globe. - Leuven is one of Europe's oldest university towns and is located in the heart of Western Europe - just 20 minutes from Brussels, and within easy reach of Paris, Amsterdam, and London. - Tuition fees are markedly lower than those of comparable universities in the US or the UK. Also, Leuven is a mid-sized university town, so cost-of-living expenses tend to be lower than those of other university towns. - The International Office at KU Leuven, Group T Campus has years of experience in welcoming international students from universities worldwide. [-]