MSc Programs in Mechanical Engineering

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The master’s degree, or MSc, is an advanced academic degree that students receive after they have demonstrated mastery of a specific field of study. An MSc in Mechanical Engineering is often sought in order for graduates to quickly obtain the best positions in the competitive field of mechanical engineering.

Students who ask, “What is an MSc in Mechanical Engineering?” will find that the answer is broad, covering many aspects of study. These include the advanced study of design, analysis, development, creation, and maintenance of mechanical systems. These systems may be used in industries such as transportation, automation, energy generation, and aerospace. Programs typically involve engineering courses and technical electives. Some examples of courses include Design Engineering, Management, Mechanics and Materials, Biomechanical Engineering, and Aeronautical Engineering. Students often work with a counselor to create their own specific tracks of study.

This advanced degree is beneficial to students because it prepares them with the in-depth, modern instruction and skills they need to compete in the field of Mechanical Engineering. An advanced degree and the experience that students obtain during their studies often open doors that other students cannot access.

As with other worldwide programs, the costs of completing this program vary from one school to another. Students should be able to find a school and program that fit their needs.

Graduates in this field are often responsible for bringing ideas to life. They take theoretical designs from sketches on paper into physical existence. Graduates may find job opportunities in the areas of architecture, alternative energies, nanotechnology, and the chemical, defense, construction, and pharmaceuticals industries. With an advanced degree in mechanical engineering, graduates will find that they have access to many exciting and productive careers.

There are opportunities for study in this field all over the world. Become informed about the possibilities by reviewing our program listings and filling out the lead form on this website. 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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Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2017 USA Rochester + 1 more

The four elements of study within the MS program include core courses, courses required within an elected focus area, selected elective courses, and a thesis. Typical out-of-department courses include advanced engineering, mathematics, and science courses. [+]

The master of science degree in mechanical engineering is awarded upon successful completion of an approved graduate program consisting of a minimum of 45 quarter credit hours. A minimum of 36 credits are to be earned in course work and 9 credits of thesis. A maximum of 9 quarter credits may be transferred from graduate courses taken outside the university, provided such courses complement a student’s proposed graduate program in the mechanical engineering department. Upon matriculation into the MS program, the student should formulate a plan of study in consultation with his or her adviser. Program requirementsThe four elements of study within the MS in mechanical engineering program include core courses (8 credit hours), focus area courses (12 credit hours), elective courses (16 credit hours), and a thesis (9 credit hours). All full-time MS students are required to attend the weekly graduate seminar each quarter they are on campus. A minimum of 45 credits are required for the MS degree. At least 28 credit hours of graduate-level course work, including the core and focus area courses, must be taken in the mechanical engineering department. Eight credits may be taken as upper-level undergraduate electives (a course number beginning with 0304-6xx) or as technical courses outside of the department, with prior approval. Typical out-of-department courses include advanced engineering, mathematics, and science courses.... [-]


Master AeroMat - Innovation Aerospace Materials

Ecole Des Mines D’Albi-Carmaux | EMAC
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 France Albi

Innovation offers challenging opportunities to students interested in developing careers in the aerospace industry with both technical (innovation) and managerial skills by [+]

Master AeroMat – Innovation “Aerospace Materials: Designing, Manufacturing and Innovation Management” STRONG POINTS OF THE SCHOOL/PROGRAM Mines Albi is accredited by the French Ministry of Industry Télécom Ecole de Management - Evry is double-accredited: AACSB and AMBA Study in Toulouse and Paris regions, the two leading French and European regions for employment and economic activity in aerospace International Faculty Masters taught entirely in English and in small groups Strong links with industry 6-month master thesis in industry or in a research lab Intercultural seminars Free French language courses A MSc program boosted by renowned research departments An international team for international students A quality-chartered “Welcome to International Students” package COURSE OBJECTIVES Innovation offers challenging opportunities to students interested in developing careers in the aerospace industry with both technical (innovation) and managerial skills by: Training high level master students for the future in engineering and innovation management for industry Promoting teaching in close relationships with research most advanced achievements Favouring multi-cultural, multi-physics and multi-scales approaches Providing multi-choices paths for graduation Opening widely to the international dimension Thinking green and fostering a socially responsible innovative industrial spirit PROGRAM This is a full-time program of 2 years divided into four semesters: courses over 3 semesters followed by an internship of one semester in a company or in a research laboratory. The program is composed of 4 teaching units including an integrated and global approach addressing the specificity of the aerospace industrial sector, the materials science and mechanical engineering and the business and innovation... [-]

MSc Industrial Engineering and Management

University of Twente
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Netherlands Enschede

The master's programme - MSc Industrial Engineering and Management focuses on the development and management of processes within or between companies. You will acquire up-to-date knowledge of scientific theories [+]

Products and services in today's world are steadily becoming more advanced and complex. We need modern business processes in order to develop, sell, produce, purchase and maintain them, and to use and recycle them safely and efficiently. The way these business processes are organized and managed is crucial. And this is precisely the area on which te master's programme in Industrial Engineering and Management (IEM) concentrates. 

 

The master's programme - MSc Industrial Engineering and Management focuses on the development and management of processes within or between companies. You will acquire up-to-date knowledge of scientific theories, allowing you to analyze and optimize processes in organizations and apply your findings. The aim is to gain a better understanding of the relation between process development, process control and the relevant achievement indicators.... [-]


MSc in Mechanical Engineering

Manchester Metropolitan University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2017 United Kingdom Manchester + 1 more

Your studies will span advanced mechanical sciences theory, simulation and practice. You will build complex models of dynamics, static and thermo fluid systems using latest industry-standard software. You will use finite element analysis to evaluate heat, stress and fluid flow problems. [+]

Your studies will span advanced mechanical sciences theory, simulation and practice. You will build complex models of dynamics, static and thermo fluid systems using latest industry-standard software. You will use finite element analysis to evaluate heat, stress and fluid flow problems. Failure mechanisms in real world systems and components will be investigated through fatigue analysis; you will also examine multi-body dynamic systems and turbulent fluid dynamic motion. Your chosen specialist Masters project makes up one third of the overall course. You will also learn from industry case studies. All units provide real-world engineering problems, case studies and practical techniques using state-of-the-art hardware and the latest, industry-standard software for design, experimentation and evaluation. The units typically have a good balance of practical and theoretical work. Much of the practical work is computer based. Features and benefits of the course Engineering facilities are excellent with a new £4m heavy engineering workshop for research and teaching in surface engineering, materials and dynamics, and state-of-the-art kit including rapid prototyping machines and water jet cutters. Research in the School of Engineering was rated 'internationally excellent' in the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF). You will learn from industrial case studies and use the latest, industry standard software. The main student intake is in September but it is also possible to begin studying in January. ABOUT THE COURSE Engineering facilities are excellent with a new £4million heavy engineering workshop for research and teaching in surface engineering, materials and dynamics, and state-of-the-art kit including rapid prototyping machines... [-]

Master in Electromechanical Engineering

Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Belgium Brussels

The MSc in Electromechanical Engineering programme trains engineers with scientific and technological efficiency. [+]

MSc in Electromechanical Engineering

 

Multidisciplinary training with an in-depth specialisation The two-year Master of Science in Electromechanical Engineering integrates the study of electrical and mechanical engineering and research. This unique combination encourages a wide perspective, offering you the ability to bridge the gap between these two fields later on in your professional career. The multidisciplinary programme is complemented with an in-depth specialisation in one of four majors: Aeronautics, Energy, Mechatronics-Construction or Vehicle Technology and Transport .

 The specialisation in one of these disciplines starts in the first year, setting you off with a strong set of skills in the chosen field. As a graduate of this programme, you benefit from a compromise between a broad electromechanical engineering education that prepares you for work in design and management and a specialisation in a particular discipline. The programme guarantees a high level of education thanks to the well-qualified academic staff and their link with specialists from research institutes and the industry. As a result, our graduates are known for their immediate wide-ranging employability.... [-]


Master of Science Mechanical Engineering Modelling - Specialization in Design and Technology

Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2017 Hungary Budapest

The Master of Science (M.Sc.) programs offered at The Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME) are not restricted to those who received their B.Sc. diplomas in engineering at BME. These programs are open to all students who receive diplomas in mechanical engineering, mechatronics engineering or [+]

The Master of Science (M.Sc.) programs offered at The Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME) are not restricted to those who received their B.Sc. diplomas in engineering at BME. These programs are open to all students who receive diplomas in mechanical engineering, mechatronics engineering or transportation engineering at any of the Hungarian or foreign institutions of higher education. The entrance requirements of the programs have been defined in a way which also allows someone having a B.Sc. in another engineering area, physics, mathematics or computer science to join the M.Sc. programs while fulfilling a few additional requirements. In the M.Sc. curriculum there are 30 credit points which are dedicated to the final project. This can be completed in two semesters (Final Project A and Final Project B). It is a prerequisite that at least 55 credit points as well as any “supplemental” subjects be completed prior to beginning the Final Project A. In order to begin the Final Project B, it is required that the student finish – excluding the elective subjects – 79 credit points worth of the M.Sc. subjects found in the curriculum. Students partaking in the M.Sc. program can take the final exams after finishing all the subjects required by the curriculum as well as acquiring the right to sit for the final exams, a certificate which has its own criteria. Diplomas are only received after the final exams have been successfully passed and the language exam requirements have been met. The language exam requirements are... [-]

Masters of Science in Industrial Chemistry (M.Sc.)

Joseph Ayo Babalola University
Campus Full time March 2018 Nigeria Ilesa

Masters of Science in Industrial Chemistry (M.Sc.) [+]

MSc Degrees in Mechanical Engineering. ADMISSION REQUIREMENT FOR MASTERS PROGRAMME Candidates for Master degree programmes must posses the following: 1. Five ‘O’ level credits in relevant subjects including English and Mathematics at not more than two sittings. 2. First degree in cognate field from Joseph Ayo Babalola University or any other recognized University with a minimum of Second Class Honours, or Postgraduate Diploma in cognate area from any recognized Institution with a CGPA not less than 4.0 on 5 point scale. 3. Candidates for admission into M.Sc. Food Science and Technology, who must obtain a minimum of Second Class Lower Division in Biochemistry, Microbiology, Agriculture, Engineering or any other related disciplines, may be considered but such a Candidate will be required to make up for deficiencies, as appropriate. 4. ACA, ACCA, ACIB, ACII, CAN etc. may also be considered for admission into PGD Accounting 5. For M.Sc. Business Administration, a Graduate with a B.Sc. degree in Insurance and Actuarial Science may be considered for M.Sc. Business Administration with option in Insurance and Risk Management. 6. PGD (Arch) are qualified for the Masters of Science in Architecture (M.Sc. Arch) degree programme. A candidate other than the graduate of JABU must produce evidence of industrial Training totaling a minimum period of six months. 7. Candidates would be required to take an oral or written interview METHOD OF APPLICATION Application forms can be obtained from Academic Office, Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji Arakeji, Osun State or any of the Underlisted places, on presentation... [-]

Master in Industrial Automation Engineering

University of Pavia
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Italy Pavia

The master’s program provides high-level education to graduate students with a Bachelor in Electrical Engineering or scientific disciplines. [+]

The master’s program provides high-level education to graduate students with a Bachelor in Electrical Engineering or scientific disciplines. The syllabus comprises topics in the following areas: Electrical Engineering: Electrical Drives, Automation and Communication in Industrial Systems, Industrial Measurements, Wireless Communication Systems Automation: Advanced Control Systems, Industrial Automation, Process Control, Robotics, Embedded and Real-time systems Economics and Management: Lean production, Organization Theory and Design, Economics for digital society, Strategic Management and Business Planning, Logistics Management Lectures are integrated by lab activities, seminars and tutorials, delivered by industry leaders and visiting professors from all over the world. The program is organized into two tracks: Industrial Technologies and Management Robotics and Mechatronics A Teaching Committee is purposely designated by the Teaching Council of the EECS course. The Committee has the task of checking whether the applicant can enter the Master's Program based on an evaluation of his/her compliance with the curricular requirements and of the individual background. [-]

Master of Science in Cold Climate Engineering (Nordic Master)

Aalto University
Campus Full time August 2017 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Nordic Master in Cold Climate Engineering is the first comprehensive master’s programme in cold climate engineering in Europe and gives the students a unique possibility to do field work and projects in Greenland or Svalbard. [+]

MSc Degrees in Mechanical Engineering. The Nordic Master in Cold Climate Engineering is the first comprehensive master’s programme in cold climate engineering in Europe and gives the students a unique possibility to do field work and projects in Greenland or Svalbard. The Arctic is a place unlike anywhere else. The ecosystem is fragile, the weather can be challenging and the infrastructure is scarce. These conditions make high demands on engineers working here.By actually going to the Arctic Svalbard or Greenland and applying their skills, the graduates get valuable first-hand insight into working as an engineer in one of the most challenging areas of the world. Cold climate engineering has an increasingly important role to play in order to ensure a sustainable development of the Arctic. New shipping routes as well as mining possibilities are emerging in the region. The development of new industry in the Arctic region is intensifying fast and the industry now demands engineers who have specific Arctic competencies. Graduates from the Nordic Master in Cold Climate Engineering will have the skills necessary to meet the demands of the industry as well to work in the fragile Arctic environment. Programme The main focus of the Nordic Master in Cold Climate Engineering is to give the students a profound understanding of how the obtained specializations can be applied in jobs as researchers, consulting or practising engineers in the Arctic. All graduates will have the ability to work within a team of experts having different international backgrounds such as education,... [-]

Master of Science in Industrial Engineering

Western New England University
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 15 months September 2017 USA Springfield + 1 more

The Master of Science in Industrial Engineering program is a versatile advanced degree open to graduates from a wide range of engineering disciplines. [+]

Now Accepting Applications for the Fall 2016 The Master of Science in Industrial Engineering program is a versatile advanced degree open to graduates from a wide range of engineering disciplines. Whether you are interested in full-time study or you are a working professional pursuing your studies part-time, our graduate term structure will allow you to accelerate your studies. The program can be finished in as little as one year studying full-time and as few as 15 months studying part-time. Our flexible delivery model will allow you to complete your studies online or face-to-face in the classroom. Why Choose the MS in Industrial Engineering Industrial engineering is a growing field with applications in a wide range of areas. This program enables students with their foundation in this field or numerous other engineering disciplines to build upon it with advanced knowledge and skills in optimization, systems, quality and cost analysis. With this versatility, students will be well prepared to take their careers in many directions. The program joins the Department’s widely respected BS in Industrial Engineering and MS and PhD programs in Engineering Management. Admissions Requirements • Successful completion of a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution of higher education in engineering. • An undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) is required for admission. Candidates with an undergraduate GPA between 2.7 and 2.99 will be considered for conditional admittance. • Current Résumé • Two Recommendation Forms • Students with an undergraduate degree from a program not accredited by ABET are... [-]

Master of Science in Industrial Engineering

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Campus Full time September 2017 USA San Luis Obispo

The Master of Science in Industrial Engineering (MS IE) program is designed to prepare students for a successful career in industry as well as a further study in a Ph.D. program, building on its strength in learn-by-doing and project-based engineering education and focusing on applied research. Through the MS IE program, students will sharpen both technical skills and non-technical skills required for success in their careers. [+]

MSc Degrees in Mechanical Engineering. Cal Poly Graduate Education About the Program The Master of Science in Industrial Engineering (MSIE) program is designed to prepare students for a successful career in industry as well as a further study in a Ph.D. program, building on its strength in learn-by-doing and project-based engineering education and focusing on applied research. Through the MS IE program, students will sharpen both technical skills and non-technical skills required for success in their careers. The graduate programs in the IME department are designed to prepare students for a successful carreer in industry as well as a further study in a Ph.D. program, building on its strength in learn-by-foing and project-based engineering education and focusing on applied research. Key learning outcomes for the MS IE program are that students can Design and improve manufacturing and business operations; Design experiments, analyze data, and solve real-world problems independently; Communicate effectively and practice strong interpersonal and teamwork skills. Students typically work closely with industry to solve real-world problems. The IME graduate programs help students sharpen both technical skills and non-technical skills required for success in their careers. A large fraction of our recent graduates have landed positions in high-tech, manufacturing, services, and consulting companies to design and improve business operations. Curriculum The MS IE program has flexible curriculum allowing the student a wide choice in course selection. The program requires a minimum 45 quarter credits of course work in the 400 or 500 level. Of the 45 units, 22 are technical... [-]

MSc in Industrial Engineering

Kadir Has University
Campus Full time September 2017 Turkey Istanbul

Due to increasing dependency on natural resources at today’s technological and industrial developments, utilizing the scarce resources has become one to the most critical areas of research. Given these constantly evolving business and working conditions, industrial engineers excel in areas such as management of scarce resources, development of alternative production policies and coordination of interdisciplinary projects. [+]

Due to increasing dependency on natural resources at today’s technological and industrial developments, utilizing the scarce resources has become one to the most critical areas of research. Given these constantly evolving business and working conditions, industrial engineers excel in areas such as management of scarce resources, development of alternative production policies and coordination of interdisciplinary projects. Industrial Engineering is a branch of engineering that involves human, machines, materials and similar elements and develops system, model and method to analyze, plan, organize, monitor and improve manufacturing and service systems. Basic research areas are production planning and inventory control, manufacturing automation, manufacturing systems design and analysis, cost management, operations research, decision analysis, quality management, and human factors engineering. All courses are taught in English. Completion of a graduate thesis is required for graduation. Why Industrial Engineering Graduate Program of KHAS? Our graduates have the skills to solve industrial engineering problems in both production and service systems using science and engineering principles, and to determine, identify, analyze and solve complex problems that arise during the operation of industrial and service systems. Additionally, due to future changing conditions, students are taught to follow scientific and technological innovations and renew themselves. [-]

MSc in Civil Engineering

Northern Arizona University
Campus Full time August 2017 USA Flagstaff

This program assists students who wish to to further their engineering education and acquire the knowledge and skills to tackle important engineering tracks of our time: sustainability and innovation. The plan of study features real-world relevancy and considers how sustainable systems impact economics, design, and usability. [+]

MSc Degrees in Mechanical Engineering. This program will help you understand the application of your profession in the context of two of the most important issues of our time—sustainability and innovation. With your thesis, you will be challenged to devise innovative solutions and improve upon existing methods to better our world. Degree requirements To earn this degree, you must complete a minimum of 30 credit hours: 6 thesis credit hours in CENE 699, CS 699, EE 699, EGR 699 or ME 699 advanced math or statistics (3 credit hours) 6 credit hours engineering core courses (EGR 501 and EGR 502) electives (15 credit hours) selected with your committee's approval 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... [-]

Master of Science in Mechatronics Engineering (MSMTR)

American University of Sharjah
Campus Full time September 2017 United Arab Emirates Sharjah

Accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, our Master of Science in Mechatronics Engineering is an interdisciplinary program that integrates the science and engineering concepts needed to address grand challenges in the ever-changing industrial sectors. [+]

Multidisciplinary engineers are needed now more than ever. Accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, our Master of Science in Mechatronics Engineering is an interdisciplinary program that integrates the science and engineering concepts needed to address grand challenges in the ever-changing industrial sectors. Mechatronics has evolved as a distinct engineering discipline over the last few years. It is a blend of mechanics, electronics, information technology and computers. It has come to mean the synergistic use of precision engineering, control theory, computer science, and sensor and actuator technology to design improved products and processes. It is the application of the latest techniques in precision mechanical engineering, controls theory, computer science and electronics to the design process to create more functional and adaptable products. Because mechatronics students study a range of disciplines, they are well equipped to go into a wide range of jobs in electrical or mechanical engineering, as well as software development and management positions. The combined skills of the mechatronics graduate are becoming increasingly valuable to the employer, especially in areas such as: defense systems modern industrial systems maintenance diagnosis and troubleshooting space systems vehicle design, manufacturing and testing robotics electrical control and drives software development electrical consumer goods food processing automated production systems sales and marketing of engineering products Our program offers exciting opportunities for excellent students from a wide spectrum of backgrounds to engage in cutting-edge research with highly qualified faculty and world-class facilities and resources. We offer an innovative curriculum that integrates... [-]

MSc in Water Resources Engineering

Lund University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Sweden Lund

Safe water and sanitation are fundamental to human development. When people are deprived of these, they face diminished opportunities to realise [+]

Programme overview

Having access to clean water is the cornerstone for improving healthcare, increasing food supply, reducing child mortality rates, and enhancing people’s overall quality of life. It has become crucial to develop technologies that can tackle water security challenges and meet the increasing demand. By applying integrated water resources management, surface water and groundwater can be used to cover this demand in a sustainable and eco-friendly way.

These are the issues we explore with our students, as well as many other challenges such as wastewater treatment, storm water management, coastal hydraulics, and modelling of hydrological processes.

The programme is broad and covers the most important aspects of water resources engineering. Many of the courses included in the programme contain practical elements, which allow our students to deepen their understanding of the more theoretical components and to develop both professional and academic skills. Our strong links to industry and scientific cooperation projects ensure that our courses maintain a high level of relevance to current issues and developments.... [-]