Masters Programs in Mechatronics

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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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Mechanical Engineer

Université Internationale de Casablanca
Campus Full time 3 years August 2018 Morocco Casablanca

The Mechanical Engineering Cycle takes place in six semesters, one of them being a core curriculum and aims to train engineers able to work in the fields of design, implementation of products in the field of mechanics and Areas of energy and renewable energies. [+]

Masters in Mechatronics. The Mechanical Engineering Cycle takes place in six semesters, one of them being a core curriculum and aims to train engineers able to work in the fields of design, implementation of products in the field of mechanics and Areas of energy and renewable energies. The options offered by the Mechanical Engineering branch provide future engineers with the skills needed to design complex systems that integrate mechanics, electrical actuators, electronics and computing. This is facilitated by the introduction of Courses in mechatronics, robotics and sensors and actuators. ADMISSIONS Access in the 2nd year is open, on application, to: Holders of a Master 1 in Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science, Industrial Engineering or equivalent. SPECIALIZATION AND PFE The last year of study consists of two distinct parts: The semester (S9) is devoted to specialty courses. Currently the options available to students in mechanical engineering are: Option: Mechanical Design and Manufacturing (CFM): This option focuses on the study and design of mechanical machines and on the control of all the usual and modern processes of mechanical manufacture (numerical control, electroerosion, ...). Particular attention is given to computer-assisted design and manufacturing (CAD / CAM), material selection, industrial processing and manufacturing processes. Option: Energy and Renewable Energies (ERA): Given the importance of energy problems for a country like Morocco, this option proposes to train engineers, mechanics of initial training, having a dual competence: 1. A perfect knowledge of conventional thermal machines (design, optimization of their functioning ...) 2. A mastery of the various... [-]

Master's Degree In Mechatronics

Universidade de Évora
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 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. 3.Competências professionals - development of professional activity in the design industries, manufacture and assembly of products and mechanical and electronic components, including the automobile and its sub-suppliers, automation companies, enterprises or maintenance departments, consulting firms and certification services and inspection, technical and commercial activities and research and design activity in research laboratories. Careers automated industries (Automotive, Food, components, Renewable Energy); Metalworking Industry (Mechanical Production, Mechanical and Mechatronic Systems Engineering); Consulting Technical / Scientific industrial enterprises; Industry automation and simulation software; research and development units (ID) in Mechatronic equipment. [-]

Master in Mechatronic Systems

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

The aim of the study is to prepare graduates for research and development work, and design of mechatronic systems with applications in the various kinds of production and applied technologies. [+]

Masters in Mechatronics. Branch Profile The aim of the study is to prepare graduates for research and development work, and design of mechatronic systems with applications in the various kinds of production and applied technologies. Graduate profile includes methods for the integrated design of mechatronic systems which are composed from the mechanical and electronic subsystems, including actuators, sensors and control systems. Graduates are trained in computer aided modeling and computer simulation and design of control algorithms. Key Learning Outcomes KNOWLEDGE Graduates will have gained knowledge important for the design of mechatronic systems. SKILLS Graduates are able to analyse the dynamic properties of complex structured systems and use mathematical/physical modelling and simulation of dynamic systems. GENERAL COMPETENCIES The background from electrical, mechanical and control engineering allows graduates to work with complex structured systems and to consider the interaction of different dynamic subsystems in the design phase of the new mechatronic system, using the suitable control to achieve the required behaviour of the final system. Occupational Profiles of Graduates The multidisciplinary education is a great advantage for the work in different areas of engineering. 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 in Mechatronics Systems (Lappeenranta University of Technology)

Samara National Research University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 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. Brief characterisation of the programme The programme prepares high-class specialists who have deep theoretical knowledge and practical skills in automatic control systems, commercial pneumatic and hydraulic units and mechatronics systems. After completing this specialty, the professional abilities received by the students allow them to be achievers in various types of activity: research; organisational; production-manufacturing; design; experimental. The programme emphasises special disciplines in the fields of automation, mechatronics, dynamics and strength, design of pneumatic and hydraulic system units, as well as the design fundamentals of aviation engine control systems. Studies are conducted by Candidates and Doctors of Science with extensive teaching, production and research experience using multimedia equipment and a large amount of graphic... [-]

Master in Industrial Mechanical Engineering

Free University of Bozen - Bolzano
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Italy Bolzano

The aim of this two-year programme is to provide students with solid knowledge about mechanical engineering (mechanical design, production and plant maintenance, logistics and production planning, etc.) and its related fields. [+]

Masters in Mechatronics. The aim of this two-year programme is to provide students with solid knowledge about mechanical engineering (mechanical design, production and plant maintenance, logistics and production planning, etc.) and its related fields. To this end, the course aims to form a modern mechanical engineer, able to integrate traditionally separated specialized fields, such as the mechanical design, mechatronics, automation, management and logistics ones. The degree course splits into two different branches in which students can specialize: “Mechanics and Automation” and “Logistics and Production”. Short description of the international Study Program The Master has been established at the Faculty of Science and Technology of the Free University of Bolzano (unibz). The Master is offered singularly from the Free University of Bolzano and has an international character. The path “Logistics and Production” is offered in collaboration with the Otto-von Guericke University of Magdeburg (OvGU) and allows obtaining a "double degree". Careers opportunities Graduates can expect to work in the industrial sectors in the following company’s functions: research and development, design, procurement, production, operational management, internal and external logistics and quality assurance. As well as for pursuing freelance careers as consultants, the course provides the students with the tools for working for companies in the manufacturing, mechanical and mechatronic, energy production and conversion, automation and robotic industries or in the public administration. The graduates’ activities will be directed toward designing and producing instruments, engines, machines and other mechanical equipment and/or managing materials procurement, operations management and logistics. [-]

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 - Mechatronics And Robotics

Far Eastern Federal University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Vladivostok

The program combines theoretical and practical training in the field of robotics and industrial automation in various sectors of the economy, automation of technological processes, planning systems and business management methods and means of computer control and automation of production, transport, dispatching and other systems. [+]

Masters in Mechatronics. Program Overview The program combines theoretical and practical training in the field of robotics and industrial automation in various sectors of the economy, automation of technological processes, planning systems and business management methods and means of computer control and automation of production, transport, dispatching and other systems. The specifics of the program is to prepare in the framework of research and design activities of professionals in the field of mechatronic and robotic systems for various, including special purpose entities. acquired competence compilation of mathematical models of mechatronic and robotic systems, subsystems, including the executive, information and sensor and control modules; use software packages for various purposes; Development and research of models of experimental control, information and execution units of mechatronic and robotic systems; and development of methodologies for conducting experiments on samples and current pilot mechatronic and robotic systems and subsystems; organization and conduct of scientific research; protecting the rights of intellectual property; participate in the development of design and project documentation mechatronic and robotic systems. Competitive advantages highly faculty; availability of modern laboratory and technological base for the educational process and scientific research; Partnership with research institutes of the Russian Academy of Sciences; joint research with universities in Russia (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Omsk, Krasnoyarsk), Europe (Germany, Austria, France, Italy), Asia-Pacific (South Korea, China, Japan, Taiwan); partnership leading industrial enterprises of the Far Eastern region; Membership in Russian and international scientific and technical communities; Implementation of training on the basis of scientific and educational center "Underwater Robotics";... [-]

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; ... [+]

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 of Science in Electromechanical Engineering Technology

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... [-]

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. [+]

Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University "LETI" is one of the most prestigious and oldest universities in Russia with multi-applied study and research areas. The university is included in the governmental «TOP 100 Leading Universities in the world» program. 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... [-]

Master's Degree in Mechatronics

Johannes Kepler University Linz - JKU
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2017 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 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.... [-]


Master of Mechanical Science

Shandong University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 China Jinan China Online + 1 more

Master of Mechanical Engineering emphasizes the advanced study and research on the design, analysis, planning, operation, and management of mechanical systems, providing a broad and deep background in mechanical engineering. [+]

Masters in Mechatronics. Master of Mechanical Science What is the program about? Master of Mechanical Engineering emphasizes the advanced study and research on the design, analysis, planning, operation, and management of mechanical systems, providing a broad and deep background in mechanical engineering. In the first year, students will take a variety of courses and learn about most facets knowledge of mechanical engineering. The following one-year is thesis writing period. In this year, the students will do research in one of the school’s highly active and well-funded research groups. The program is taught entirely in English. However, basic Chinese courses are provided as part of the program to make living in China easier. How to Graduate? Credit Requirements The total credits for the program are no less than 30, in which no less than 18 credits are for compulsory courses. Master’s Thesis In the second year, the students must finish their master thesis, and defend it on the fourth term (In mid-May). Graduation Requirements Before graduate students can be officially admitted to degree candidacy, they must satisfy one of the following requirements: a. Publish an academic paper in relevant journals and academic conferences b. Participate and complete an engineering project and submit a summary report [-]

MEng in Mechatronics

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 4 years February 2018 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... [-]

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

University of Girona
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 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. [+]

Masters in Mechatronics. 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. [-]