A Masters degree gives you the opportunity to either further your understanding of a particular question or take off in a completely different way using skills you have gained from your previous undergraduate degree.
Mechanical engineers almost always need to have the ability to analyze and design objects and systems with motion. This includes small individual parts, like micro-sensors, and large complex machines, like control systems for airplanes and spacecraft.
Russia (Russian: Россия) is by far the largest country in the world, covering more than one-eighth of the Earth's inhabited land area. The former State Committee for Higher Education in Russia financed 240 universities, academies and institutes, making Russia a solid country to study in.
St. Petersburg city is located along the Neva River. It has a population of over 5 million residents. The city has 716 public schools and 80 vocational schools.
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The program is aimed at training highly professional scientists and engineers with the background and practical experience in theoretical mechanics, computational mechanics, mathematical modeling and simulations, and distributed computing. [+]
The program is aimed at training highly professional scientists and engineers with the background and practical experience in theoretical mechanics, computational mechanics, mathematical modeling and simulations, and distributed computing.
Upon graduation, the participants will acquire practical skills and fundamental knowledge for professional career development in international engineering or research companies.
Special focus is set on renewable energy, namely, the skills can be applied to reliability and strength analysis of such alternative energy sources as solar panels and wind power equipment, as well as power stations based geo- and hydrothermal energy, and ocean energy.... [-]
The structure of the degree program consists of advanced professional studies, elective courses and Master’s Thesis. [+]
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, some study materials and includes the amount of additional payments for personal needs that varies from 3600 to 11000 RUR (from 60 to 190 USD) depending on the academic performance
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
Career prospects: graduates, who have completed the Master's program " Automation and Mechatronics", are prepared for independent scientific and practical activities, to the development of software, mathematical and technical assistance for the creation of automatic and automated control systems. Therefore, after graduation, they are in demand at many enterprises, research and production firms and commercial structures... [-]