Academics (For Prospective Students)
Mechanical Engineering, MSc
Program name/academic level: Mechanical Engineering, MSc
Specialization: Production Engineering
Institution: University of Debrecen
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering
Starting date: September 2017 (first launch), February 2017
Language requirements: English language proficiency (TOEFL 547 /IELTS 6.0 /oral examination)
Academic requirements: Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field
Duration: 4 semesters
Number of contact hours: 1.428
ECTS credits: 120
Internship: 4 weeks
Short description: Production Engineering in the field of mechanical engineering is significant branch of science and engineering. It covers designing and elaborating production processes, the conceptions of manufacturing technologies as well as implementing devices and systems, modelling, operating, maintaining, supervising and organizing production tasks. This specialization considers the needs of the partner industrial companies. The curriculum of Mechanical engineering MSc (in English) is structured in 4 semesters, each semester having 14 weeks of teaching activity. Thus, the curriculum includes the subjects of advanced knowledge in the field of Mechanical Engineering and thorough knowledge of disciplines necessary for a rapid integration of the master program graduate in the labor market.
Basics of natural sciences (22 credits)
Mathematics, Applied Statistics, Modern Physics, Dynamics of Mechanical Systems, Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics, Advanced Material Science.
Economics and Humanities (16 credits)
Basics of Management, Quality Management, Financial and Advanced Economic Knowledge, Research Methodology.
Professional subjects: (46 credits)
Measurement, Signal Processing and Electronics, Design of Engineering Structures, Engineering Modelling and Simulation, Manufacturing Equipments, Design and Quality Assurance of Manufacturing Processes, Assembly Automation, Design of Material Handling Systems, Production Logistics, Maintenance and Machine Repairing Technologies, Diagnostics and Condition Monitoring, Lean Production.
Optional courses (6 credits)
Thesis (30 credits)
1. Written and oral exam on the topics of Production systems and processes, Manufacturing systems and processes, Maintenance and operation
2. Defending the Diploma Work (oral presentation and discussion)
Tuition Fee: 7.500 USD/year
One time fees: application fee 150 USD, entrance procedure fee 350 USD