Masters Programs in Mechatronics

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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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Master of Engineering in Mechatronics Design

University of British Columbia - Faculty of Applied Science
Campus Full time 12 - 18 months September 2018 Canada Vancouver

Mechatronics Design combines the fields of mechanical and electrical engineering in the study of integrated modelling, analysis, design and manufacture of electromechanical and mechatronic systems. These principles can be applied in the following industries: transportation; manufacturing and production engineering; biomedical and healthcare technologies; energy; aviation and aerospace; automated office and household technologies; and computer systems. [+]

Mechatronics Design combines the fields of mechanical and electrical engineering in the study of integrated modelling, analysis, design and manufacture of electromechanical and mechatronic systems. These principles can be applied in the following industries: transportation; manufacturing and production engineering; biomedical and healthcare technologies; energy; aviation and aerospace; automated office and household technologies; and computer systems.

Students must have a Bachelor of Applied Science or equivalent, as well as some prior education in mechatronics design, to be eligible for the Mechatronics Design MEng program.

Why UBC?

STRONG RESEARCH

The department has one of the most active research programs in Canada. It is home to 9 Research Chairs and is a member of 12 Research Institutes and Centres. Our major research groups are in Biomedical Engineering, Design and Applied Mechanics, Mechatronics and Manufacturing, and Thermofluids.... [-]


Master in Electrical Engineering and Informatics, Mechatronics

Technical University of Liberec
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Czech Republic Liberec

Mechatronics is an interdisciplinary programme integrating knowledge from electronics, mechanics, informatics and operations. Its substantial features are artificial intelligence, interactivity, autonomous behaviour and advanced structures. [+]

Description

This dual degree master course is based on a cooperation between the Technical University of Liberec, Faculty of Mechatronics, Informatics and Interdisciplinary Studies (Czech Republic) and the Zittau/Görlitz University of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (Germany).

Mechatronics is an interdisciplinary programme integrating knowledge from electronics, mechanics, informatics and operations. Its substantial features are artificial intelligence, interactivity, autonomous behaviour and advanced structures. It is used in many disciplines such as robotics, intelligent sensors, satellite technology etc.

Since the TUL programmes are recognized by the European Federation of National Engineering Associations FEANI, alumni are eligible for the EUR ING title.... [-]


Master’s Degree in Mechatronic System Design (Lappeenranta University of Technology)

Edunation
Campus 2 years September 2018 Finland Tampere

In the Master’s program Mechatronic System Design, you will be familiarized with the design and simulation of modern mechatronic machines, which comprise a mechanical system, power transmission (hydraulic, electric, pneumatic or hybrid) and a digital control system. [+]

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 the production process of productive life cycle efficient machines.

In the Master’s program Mechatronic System Design, you will be familiarised with the design and simulation of modern mechatronic machines, which comprise a mechanical system, power transmission (hydraulic, electric, pneumatic or hybrid) and a digital control system.... [-]


Master in Applied Mechanics

Technical University of Ostrava
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 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.... [-]


MSc in Mechanics and Machine Design

Cracow University of Technology
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2018 Poland Kraków

Advanced Computational Mechanics (ACM) is addressed for students who want to increase their knowledge in mechanics and computer application in design of structures (CAD, FEM), material design (CAMD), material selection (CAMS), manufacturing (CAM) and monitoring of machines. [+]

Program description:

Advanced Computational Mechanics (ACM) is addressed for students who want to increase their knowledge in mechanics and computer application in the design of structures (CAD, FEM), material design (CAMD), material selection (CAMS), manufacturing (CAM) and monitoring of machines.

Program of studies:

Regular:

Advanced mathematics (4 ECTS), Engineering Mathematics II (2 ECTS), Solid state physics (2 ECTS), Continuum mechanics (2 ECTS), Analytical mechanics (2 ECTS), Numerical methods II (2 ECTS), Object-oriented programming (1 ECTS), Material science II (4 ECTS), Modern structural materials (2 ECTS), Advanced modeling of materials and structures (5 ECTS), Modeling in machine design (4 ECTS), Integrated processing systems (3 ECTS), Advanced FEM modeling (4 ECTS), Advanced strength of materials (2 ECTS), Dynamics of mechanical systems (2 ECTS), Experimental mechanics of solids (2 ECTS), Individual project (5 ECTS), Seminar (3 ECTS), Final project (20 ECTS) ... [-]

Master in Mechatronics Systems (Lappeenranta University of Technology)

Samara National Research University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Samara

The Master’s programme “Mechatronics Systems”, within course 24.04.05 “Aircraft Engines”, was created together with one of the leading universities in Finland, Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT). [+]

The Master’s programme “Mechatronics Systems”, within course 24.04.05 “Aircraft Engines”, was created together with one of the leading universities in Finland, Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT).

The students have the unique opportunity of borrowing the experience not only of Russian, but also foreign specialists in the field of building mechatronics systems and receiving education of the highest level, confirmed simultaneously with two diplomas, Russian and European.

The programme graduates receive not only deep theoretical knowledge, but also broad practical skills in automatic control systems, commercial pneumatic and hydraulic units, and mechatronics systems. The students study theory without separation from practice, which is supported by multiple laboratory equipment units, created on the basis of modern commercial models. The graduates in this academic programme are in demand both by Russian enterprises and foreign companies working with automation and mechatronics.... [-]


Master in Advanced Mechatronics

Université Savoie Mont Blanc
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2018 France Annecy-le-Vieux

Mechatronics is a synergistic and integrated process of several sciences and skills (among which control and computer sciences, electronics, mechanics) which allows to conceive and to design products and systems with augmented or improved functionality and which requires to consider the conception of the product or system in its overall lifecycle in a cooperative interdisciplinary approach. [+]

OBJECTIVE

Mechatronics is a synergistic and integrated process of several sciences and skills (among which control and computer sciences, electronics, mechanics) which allows to conceive and to design products and systems with augmented or improved functionality and which requires to consider the conception of the product or system in its overall lifecycle in a cooperative interdisciplinary approach.

After having completed this program, the students are being prepared for Ph.D. studies. They can also work as engineers or occupy high level technical and scientific positions in research centers, in research and development departments and in specialized consulting firms.

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Master's Degree In Mechatronics

Universidade de Évora
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Évora

The second cycle in Mechatronics Engineering aims to empower its students with 3 skill levels. [+]

PRESENTATION

The second cycle in Mechatronics Engineering aims to empower its students with 3 skill levels:

general 1.Competências - Professionalism in Engineering, ability to work in team and leadership; reading ability and comprehension of scientific and technical articles; capacity analysis results; ability to propose new original solutions in the context of development or research; capacity utilization acquired knowledge for solving complex and unfamiliar problems in multidisciplinary contexts;

specific 2.Competências - ability to use advanced mathematical methods in the design and design of new Mechatronic equipment; enabling the development of Mechatronic equipment; ability to create and modify simulation software; capacity development and implementation of automated systems for the manufacture or testing of industrial products (integration of different technologies, pneumatics, electronics, machine vision); ability to prepare the planning of the manufacture of new products. ... [-]


Master in Opto-Mechatronics Engineering

National Central University
Campus Full time September 2018 Taiwan Taoyuan

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

Masters in Mechatronics. 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. A 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, CO2capture, 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. ... [-]

Master in Automation and Mechatronics

Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia St. Petersburg

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

Program: 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 number of additional payments for personal needs that vary 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... [-]


Master's in Mechanics of Materials and Structures (MMS)

University of Girona
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain Girona France Dijon United Kingdom Edinburgh + 4 more

The Masters in Mechanics of Materials and Structures is aimed at students who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in the field of the mechanical behaviour of materials and structures. [+]

The Masters in Mechanics of Materials and Structures is aimed at students who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in the field of the mechanical behaviour of materials and structures. Its objective is to link the current knowledge of theories of the behaviour of materials with the most innovative techniques in structural engineering. The proposed syllabus places special emphasis on computational techniques, materials mechanics, advanced structural design and experimental techniques. The masters provides students with the skills to understand the aims of the disciplines involved and with the capacity to design solutions to advanced problems in this field.

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PhD in Mechatronics

Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Taiwan Tainan Taipei + 1 more

At the Institute of Mechatronic Science and Technology at Southern Taiwan University you can take a 3-years PhD in Mechatronics.. [+]

Institute of Mechatronic Science and Technology at Southern Taiwan University

To meet the new wave of mechatronics engineering age and the upcoming new millennium, in 2002 the institute is founded to meet the needs of the nation's long-term development. The institute aims to develop advanced mechatronics technology and system by integrating interdisciplinary sciences of electrical engineering, electronics engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science, control, material and opto-electronics along with the technology of IC and opto-electronic type actuator and sensor development, precision finishing, design positioning, control, fabrication and inspection. The institute also endeavors for stronger and broader academia-industrial links with local industries to cultivate advanced research and development specialists with capabilities both in practical experiences and academic bases. The focal points of research and development in the institute are listed below.... [-]


Master Degree in Mechatronic Engineering

Harbin Engineering University (HEU)
Campus Full time September 2018 China Harbin

In 1995, the authority of Master’s Degree of Mechatronic Engineering was acquired, and in 2002 the Doctor’s Degree was authorized. The main research areas include Robotic technique/ Mechatronic system .... [+]

Master in Mechatronic Engineering

In 1995, the authority of Master’s Degree of Mechatronic Engineering was acquired, and in 2002 the Doctor’s Degree was authorized. The main research areas include Robotic technique/ Mechatronic system control and autoimmunization/ Hydraulic transmission and control /Sensor and Measurement-control Technology. About forty research projects of state-level and local government-level are being carried out now. Many research achievements, such as “Underwater Tool Operation Storehouse”, have been acquired. Having formed the teaching and researching team which has strong research competence,rich teaching experiences and rational age composition. Most of the teachers have been to USA/European countries /Japan to study or undergo researching,possessing the good conditions teaching in English.... [-]


Master's Degree in Mechatronics

Johannes Kepler University Linz - JKU
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Austria Linz

The study of Mechatronics – a combination of “mechanics” and “electronics” - combines mechanical engineering, electronic engineering and informatics. [+]

Master's Degree in Mechatronics

The study of Mechatronics – a combination of “mechanics” and “electronics” - combines mechanical engineering, electronic engineering and informatics. This interdisciplinary engineering field of study encompasses the collective area ranging from basic substructures, facilities and technology for development, to production and operations of future-oriented technical machinery, appliances and equipment. In the process, systems from technical components are combined with intelligent control systems.Mechatronics has increasingly changed our everyday lives with products and systems such as integrated ABS and EBS in automobiles, DVD and Blue-Ray Players, mobile communications with UMTS systems and video communications. Mechatronics is an essential catalyst for product innovation and the potential is growing more rapidly than ever before.... [-]


Master in Mechatronics and Sensor Systems Technology

Vietnamese-German University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 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.... [-]