Masters of Science in Mechatronics

Compare 17 MScs in Mechatronics

Mechatronics

Far too many new graduates hit the job market with the ink still drying on their undergrad degrees thinking that new employers are just waiting to snatch them up. The end result of such an assumption is often disappointment. Applicants are quick to learn that what employers truly value is an ability to transfer their knowledge to professional and practical settings. A Master of Science (MSc) degree shows those employers that one is ready to do just that.

So, you may be asking yourself, “What is an MSc in Mechatronics?” Simply put, an MSc in mechatronics is an opportunity. Your undergrad courses no doubt taught you a great deal about the integration of electronic, mechanical, and computer skills. A master’s course gives you the opportunity to see that knowledge in action. Your coursework will be geared towards applying mechatronics principles in professional settings across a number of different fields, including manufacturing, production, education, and healthcare.

Because mechatronics is such a competitive field, you need to make yourself stand out in the crowd of other candidates looking to fill jobs within this industry. Given a large pool of job hopefuls to choose from, employers will want to see what you bring to the table that others can’t. An MSc shows that you bring the optimal blend of education and experience.

The costs for pursuing a graduate degree can vary from school to school, yet those costs should never deter you from continuing your education. If you have concerns about being able to afford tuition and fees, speak with your program advisor about financial aid possibilities.

Mechatronics combines computer skills with mechanical and electronic processes. The proliferation of computer technology across all production fields has seen an explosion in the number of jobs requiring these skills. Thus, you’ll find opportunities for employment in almost any industry.

Too many prospective graduate students feel as though the need to support themselves and their families outweighs the need to continue with their education. What they don’t understand is that the two needn’t be mutually exclusive. You can pursue your graduate degree while still working by enrolling in an online graduate course. If you’re looking to take this next step in your career, 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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M.Sc. Mechatronics - Photonics Engineering

Warsaw University of Technology
Campus Full time 18 months October 2018 Poland Warsaw

MECHThe program of the second cycle full-time studies in the field of Photonics Engineering specialization is developed as a high-quality educational offer in the area of modern optics, photonics and optomechatronics. [+]

Faculty of Mechatronics

Faculty of Mechatronics offers the following programmes conducted in English:

Master of Science in Engineering

1.5-year graduate programme in the area of:

Photonics Engineering M.SC. Masters Studies - Mechatronics (Photonics)

The programme of the second cycle full-time studies in the field of Photonics Engineering specialisation is developed as a high-quality educational offer in the area of modern optics, photonics and optomechatronics. After graduation students will pursue their professional career in the diverse areas of photonics, especially: mathematical and numerical modelling, the design of optomechanical systems, image processing and recognition, optical methods of testing, diffraction optics and micro-optics. The profile of a graduate corresponds with the challenges of the 21st century. The unique knowledge, delivered during courses, enables the graduate to pursue a promising career as engineers and researchers in modern fields of science, technology and industry, which are dynamically developing.... [-]


Master in Automotive Mechatronics and Management

University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Austria Wels

Rapid developments in vehicle engineering have led to a merging of the fields of Mechanics, Electronics and Informatics. One cause of this is that vehicles meet customer demands by the optimal interplay of various mechanical and electronic components. Many functions in the areas of comfort, safety and efficiency are only made possible by mechatronic systems. [+]

Master in Automotive Mechatronics and Management

Rapid developments in vehicle engineering have led to a merging of the fields of Mechanics, Electronics and Informatics. One cause of this is that vehicles meet customer demands by the optimal interplay of various mechanical and electronic components. Many functions in the areas of comfort, safety and efficiency are only made possible by mechatronic systems. In this context, specific expertise in the mechatronic disciplines, combined with social- and business economics competences, will be central requirements for future employees and managers in the automotive industry. Precisely these requirements are the focus of the new Master’s degree Automotive Mechatronics and Management.... [-]


Master of Mechatronics Systems

Vilnius Gediminas Technical University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Lithuania Vilnius

The purpose of this program is to prepare high qualification graduates with deep comprehensive and up-to-date knowledge in mechatronics including mechanical engineering, information technologies, mechatronic systems and mathematical modelling; to prepare specialists with analytical, modelling and projection skills in manufacturing and process management of mechatronic systems with their parameters optimization as well as the specialists having mechatronic problem solving skills applicable to research, etc. [+]

What is the purpose of this study program?

To prepare high qualification graduates with deep comprehensive and up-to-date knowledge in mechatronics including mechanical engineering, information technologies, mechatronic systems and mathematical modeling. To prepare specialists with analytical, modeling and projection skills in manufacturing and process management of mechatronic systems with their parameters optimization as well as the specialists having mechatronic problem-solving skills applicable to research. To provide students with the knowledge which is required to accomplish not only the tasks of projecting, researching and performing technologic-manufacturing jobs but also needful for executing the expert-consultative or supervisory functions in the mechatronic companies and organizations.... [-]


M.Sc. Mechatronic Constructions

Poznan University of Technology
Campus Full time 3 semesters February 2019 Poland Poznań

The course is intended for mechatronical engineers who want to broaden their education in the area of mechatronic design. In the course, the synergistic combination of mechanical engineering,electronics, control engineering is integrated in the design process. [+]

M.Sc. Mechatronic Constructions

Field of study: Mechatronics

The course is intended for mechatronic engineers who want to broaden their education in the area of mechatronic design. In the course, the synergistic combination of mechanical engineering, electronics, control engineering is integrated into the design process. The course study on mechatronic design involves a theoretical and practical level. It assures the balance between theory/analysis with modeling and hardware implementation in mechanics, electronics and computer applications in control.

With a focus on these kinds of skills, education in mechatronic design can be seen as a prime career path for engineers of the future. One of the features which distinguish mechatronic designers from others is their ability for the replacement of some mechanical functions with electronic and software ones. The main learning objective for mechatronic design is to teach students how to be able to design and investigate mechanical, electrical, and microcontroller systems and integrate them together.They will understand the dynamics of the systems and will be able to apply it in modeling and in the design of controllers.... [-]


MSc in Automotive Mechatronics

Cranfield University
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Swindon Cranfield + 1 more

Automotive Mechatronics is a life-cycle activity that involves the multidisciplinary integration of automotive mechanical and electronic systems. You will gain skills in automotive-specific mechanics, electronics, communication, advanced control and modelling. [+]

Automotive Mechatronics is a life-cycle activity that involves the multidisciplinary integration of automotive mechanical and electronic systems. You will gain skills in automotive-specific mechanics, electronics, communication, advanced control and modelling.

Who is it for?

The MSc in Automotive Mechatronics is a recently established course, developed to respond to the clear demand in the sector for graduates with advanced skills and education in the specialised field. The significant increase in the application of mechatronics has created an industry need for this Masters degree. This course is designed for students with a solid engineering, mathematics or applied science undergraduate degree who want to strive for a skill set which combines electrical, mechanical, digital control systems and physical system modelling.... [-]


MSc in Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

Cranfield University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3 years October 2018 United Kingdom Swindon Cranfield + 2 more

This course has been designed to reflect the wide applications of Computational Fluid Dynamics. You will learn to understand, write and apply CFD methods across a wide broad range of fields, from aerospace, turbomachinery, multi-phase flow and heat transfer, to microflows, environmental flows and fluid-structure interaction problems. Tailor your course by choosing from a range of specialist modules covering application-specific methods and techniques. [+]

This course has been designed to reflect the wide applications of Computational Fluid Dynamics. You will learn to understand, write and apply CFD methods across a wide broad range of fields, from aerospace, turbomachinery, multi-phase flow and heat transfer, to microflows, environmental flows and fluid-structure interaction problems. Tailor your course by choosing from a range of specialist modules covering application-specific methods and techniques.

Who is it for?

Designed to meet the educational needs of graduates and professional engineers who are looking to kick-start an industrial or research career in the rapidly growing field of Computational Fluid Dynamics. This course bridges the gap between the introductory level of undergraduate courses and the applied expertise acquired by engineers using CFD in industry. You will gain the knowledge and appreciation of CFD methods necessary for a strong foundation to a career in this exciting engineering discipline.... [-]


Master of Science in Mechatronics

Kaunas University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

The program provides and cultivates interdisciplinary engineering skills, which are based on the systematic combination of knowledge and methods within the fields of mechanical, control and computer engineering, thereby enabling the graduates to effectively solve complex technical problems related to design, analysis, quality assurance, maintenance, monitoring and diagnostics of macro and micro mechatronic systems. [+]

The program provides and cultivates interdisciplinary engineering skills, which are based on the systematic combination of knowledge and methods within the fields of mechanical, control and computer engineering, thereby enabling the graduates to effectively solve complex technical problems related to design, analysis, quality assurance, maintenance, monitoring and diagnostics of macro and micro mechatronic systems.

Wide range of educational and research facilities

KTU pioneered the studies in mechatronics in Lithuania and has the long-standing experience in the field as well as provides open access to a wide range of the state-of-the-art educational and research facilities.

Strong focus on components of mechatronic systems ... [-]

Master's Programme in Mechatronic System Design

Lappeenranta University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Lappeenranta

In this programme you will get extensive knowledge in the fields of design, hydraulics, control, dynamics and the simulation of machines. You will also get familiarized with programming and the application of numerical methods, both required in different fields of mechanical engineering. [+]

Intense competition is putting pressure on machine builders to deliver machines with higher output, reduced operating cost, and increased safety. Increasing demands on the productivity of complex systems, such as manufacturing machines, requires the application of new methods in the product development process. Mechatronic system design is gaining popularity in the machine design process and it is a key approach in product process of productive life cycle efficient machines.

In the Master's programme Mechatronic System Design you will be familiarized with design and simulation of modern mechatronic machines, which are comprised of mechanical system, power transmission (hydraulic, electric, pneumatic or hybrid) and digital control system. You will learn about environmentally conscious design and development of new technologies to solve current and future global problems. Your study curriculum will also include functional principles of sustainable machines such as electric drives, and you will learn how to design them.... [-]


MSc in Mechatronics Engineering

Sabanci University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Turkey Istanbul

Mechatronics program at Sabanci University aims to educate creative individuals who can apply ideas from all such disciplines to design today's complex systems. [+]

Mechatronics is the design methodology of systems based on multidisciplinary engineering approaches. Most modern systems such as consumer products, manufacturing machines, or even exotic measurement devices must be designed to comply with several constraints at the same time, including complex behavior, mechanical and electronic precision, low cost, low power consumption, environmental friendliness, networked operation, smart interaction with users and work in uncertain environments. Their design requires engineers who are fluent in such disciplines as electronics, mechanics, computers, control, and other areas like optics and material science.

Mechatronics program at Sabanci University aims to educate creative individuals who can apply ideas from all such disciplines to design today's complex systems. The approach is supported by a curriculum seamlessly integrating the diverse disciplines, while being hands-on and research oriented from the undergraduate education, utilizing our comprehensive research infrastruture used for the industrial projects and fundamental research conducted by the program members.... [-]


Mechatronic Systems Engineering MSc

Middlesex University London
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years October 2018 United Kingdom London UK Online + 2 more

New digital technologies are transforming the workplace as companies improve their operational efficiencies and grow using new hybrid business models. This Master's degree develops your career with this in mind, giving you the knowledge and skills to create the next generation of smart technologies. [+]

This course is designed for science and technology graduates as well as experienced engineers who wish to update their skills in the emerging areas of smart factories and smart cities.

Designed to meet the evolving demands of the industry, the course is backed by Festo, National Instruments and Siemens and is supported by the Sector Skills Council SEMTA. As a result, you will learn using the latest technologies from these organisations and work on real industry challenges.

It recognises that graduates will have different levels of skills and a variety of interests related to this subject, so has been specifically designed to take a portfolio approach. This allows you to work on a wide range of projects to build your knowledge and experience specific to your own ambitions.... [-]


MSc in Mechatronics, Robotics and Embedded Systems

London South Bank University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom London + 1 more

This new masters course combines the disciplines of mechanical and electronic engineering with computer control systems. Offered full-time and part-time. [+]

This is an MSc course in Embedded Systems with contributions from the fields of mechatronics and robotics.

Embedded systems are microprocessor-based systems within a larger mechanical or electrical system that performs a dedicated function or task. They encompass a wide variety of products ranging from small mobile phones to large process automation installations. A practicing engineer in the field of embedded systems needs to have a specialized expertise in more than one of the engineering subjects of this multi-discipline subject.

Our MSc is tailored to provide you with advanced learning in microprocessor systems that are at the heart of embedded systems, with additional contributions from the fields of mechatronics and robotics. This approach reflects the needs of the industry and is well supported by the range of the expertise we have in our Department.... [-]


MSc in Mechatronic systems and advanced mechanics

Université de Technologie Compiègne (UTC)
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2018 France Compiègne

The Mechatronic systems and advanced mechanics (SMA) program concern students in mechanics who want to open their mind to systems engineering, and to be able to integrate different physics or technologies, as well as students in mechatronics who want to increase their knowledge in optimisation and multidisciplinary simulation techniques. [+]

Now mechanical design needs modelling and simulating physical complex phenomenon with a multi-scale and multi-physical approach. This implies to implement and to manage modelling and optimisation methods and tools, which are integrated into a systemic approach. The Mechatronic systems and advanced mechanics (SMA) program concern students in mechanics who want to open their mind to systems engineering, and to be able to integrate different physics or technologies, as well as students in mechatronics who want to increase their knowledge in optimisation and multidisciplinary simulation techniques.

The Major in Interacting Complex Systems is an integral part of the Labex "System of Systems Control" education program. It benefits from the Government label as a “laboratory of excellence” (Spring 2011), with 3 joint UTC/CNRS research units: BMBI (UMR 7338), Heudiasyc (UMR 7253) and Roberval (UMR 7337).... [-]


Master of Science in Mechatronics Engineering (MSMTR)

American University of Sharjah
Campus Full time September 2018 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:... [-]


MSc/PgDip/PgCert Biofluid Mechanics

University of Strathclyde: Faculty of Engineering
Campus Full time 1 year August 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow

This newly-launched MSc course is the first one-year taught course dedicated to Biofluid Mechanics. It covers a wide range of multidisciplinary training on the kinematics and dynamics of fluids related to biological systems, medical science, cardiovascular devices, numerical modelling and computational fluid dynamics. [+]

Why this course?

Biofluid Mechanics applies engineering, mathematical and physical principles of fluids to solve complex and multifaceted problems, primarily in biology and medicine, but also in aerospace and robotics.

This newly-launched MSc course is the first one-year taught course dedicated to Biofluid Mechanics. It covers a wide range of multidisciplinary training on the kinematics and dynamics of fluids related to biological systems, medical science, cardiovascular devices, numerical modelling and computational fluid dynamics.

The one-year full-time programme offers you a unique opportunity to lead the next generation of highly-skilled postgraduates that will form a new model worldwide for academia – with world-class research knowledge, industry – with highly-competitive skills in both biomedical engineering and fluid dynamics, and for society – with better training to work with clinicians.... [-]


MSc/PgDip/PgCert in Mechatronics & Automation

University of Strathclyde: Faculty of Engineering
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow + 1 more

This course provides you with a broad introduction to the issues encountered and techniques required in developing advanced mechatronic products and automation systems. Mechatronics and automation is becoming an increasingly important discipline in today’s digital society. New products have been designed applying mechatronic principles. Consumers and society have benefited tremendously from these new intelligent products that... [+]

MSc/PgDip/PgCert in Mechatronics & Automation

This course provides you with a broad introduction to the issues encountered and techniques required in developing advanced mechatronic products and automation systems.

Mechatronics and automation is becoming an increasingly important discipline in today’s digital society. New products have been designed applying mechatronic principles. Consumers and society have benefited tremendously from these new intelligent products that include:

the latest mobile phones with mechatronic features intelligent robotic vacuum cleaners intelligent wheelchairs

This course trains you to:

lead mechatronic and automation product development contribute as team members to future mechatronic product development provide expertise as mechatronic “specialists” ... [-]