Mechatronics, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    4000 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
    Free
    Tuition fee
  • English
    Language
The Mechatronics programme offered by Kaunas University of Technology provides and cultivates interdisciplinary engineering skills 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.

About

The Mechatronics programme is offered by Kaunas University of Technology.

Top reasons to study at KTU
  • 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.
  • Studies are organised under the auspices of Institute of Mechatronics, which focuses on R&D of high-precision actuating devices, high-efficiency machining tools, modern medical, healthcare and sports equipment.
  • The Mechatronics program from Kaunas University of Technology provides favourable conditions to specialize in the preferred domain of mechatronics: from structural design to adaptive control, from product development to maintenance, from macro to micro mechatronic systems.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Integrated CAD/CAE/CAM systems
  • Robotics
  • Computer-aided analysis of structures
  • Finite element method
  • Design for automated assembly
  • Adaptive mechatronic systems
  • Design and implementation of control systems
  • Programmable logical controllers
  • Embedded systems design
  • Information technologies for control systems
  • Computer integrated manufacturing
  • Quality assurance of mechatronics systems
  • Industrial maintenance
  • Systems monitoring and diagnostics
  • Automation of production processes
  • Microelectromechanical Systems Design
  • Product Development
  • Nanoscience: design, deposition and analysis of the nanomaterials
  • Clean room technologies
  • Optical Technologies and Spectroscopy
For more information, please visit programme website.

                    Detailed Programme Facts

                    • Programme intensity Full-time
                      • Full-time duration 24 months
                    • Credits
                      120 ECTS
                    • Languages
                      • English
                    • Delivery mode
                      On Campus
                    • More information Go to the programme website

                    English Language Requirements

                    You only need to take one of these language tests:

                    • Minimum required score:

                      6

                      The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

                      Take IELTS test
                    • Minimum required score:

                      85

                      The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

                    Academic Requirements

                    • Bachelor in Mechanical/Electronics Engineering or Mechatronics.
                    • Degree diploma and its suplement (legalised by Ministry of Foreign Affairs, translated into English and notary verified).
                    • Minimum average grade (CGPA) > 60 %.
                    • Research activities, articles are not required but gives higher entry score.
                    • Motivation letter.
                    • Proficiency in English: IELTS>=6.0/TOEFL iBT>=85/CEFR>=C1
                    Entrance score consists of:
                    • CGPA
                    • Research activities, articles, if any
                    • Motivation (Skype Interview)

                                    Tuition Fee

                                    • International

                                      4000 EUR/year
                                      Tuition Fee
                                      Based on the original amount of 4000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
                                    • EU/EEA

                                      Free
                                      Tuition Fee
                                      Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

                                    EU citizens and those whose parents or grandparents hold Lithuanian citizenship once are encouraged to apply for state funded places. Deadline is 10th of July.

                                    Living costs for Kaunas

                                    1,139 - 1,750 LTL/month
                                    Living Costs

                                    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

                                    Funding

                                    The Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Lithuania takes pleasure in offering Lithuanian state scholarships for full-time Master degree studies to study at Lithuanian higher education institutions. 

                                    KTU may award scholarships for applicants with outstanding qualifications and for good academic results throughout studies (for all citizens). KTU also acknowledges possible grants from your home institutions and/or other relevant foundations/organisations.

                                    Special discounts are applied for the EU-candidate countries citizens (Albania, Montenegro, Serbia, The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Turkey).

                                    StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.