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Master's Degree Programme Mechanical Engineering

In the master’s programme Mechanical Engineering at TU Graz, you can deepen your knowledge in individual areas of mechnical engineering and specialise in 2 fields. Using advanced simulation and computer-aided design methods in fully equipped laboratories, you can pursue your studies while keeping pace with the latest trends.

Content

  • Broaden your fundamental knowledge, for example in the fields of thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, strength of materials, as well as in engineering and business informatics.
  • Work with innovative technologies, materials and production methods.
  • Learn numerical methods for calculation and simulation.

Specialisation Subjects

  • Production Technology
  • Computational Engineering & Mechatronics
  • Motor and Drive Technology
  • Automotive Engineering and Safety
  • Energy Technology

For the individual courses, please see the semester plan.

Double Degree Programme

Within the framework of the master’s degree programme, you can complete a double degree programme with the Tongji University (Shanghai).

Source: Bergmann – TU Graz
  • Duration of study: 4 semesters
  • ECTS credit points: 120
  • Academic degree: Diplom-Ingenieurin or Diplom-Ingenieur (Dipl.-Ing. or DI), equivalent to the Master of Science (MSc)
  • Language of instruction: German
  • Admission procedure: The admission of graduates of the following bachelor’s degree programmes offered at TU Graz is granted without further stipulations:
    Graduates of other bachelor’s degree programmes should register with the responsible representative at the Registration Office.

Curriculum (in German)

Semester plan

Admission Deadlines

Winter semester 2017/18:

10 July to 30 November 2017

Summer semester 2018:

8 January to 30 April 2018


Further informationen on registration and admission

International degree programme applicants: admission and application deadlines

Career Options

Achieving a degree through the master’s programme Mechanical Engineering can open the door to numerous career opportunities. Depending on your interests and field of specialisation, you can work in a managerial position in research and development or as a design engineer. You develop and build machines, vehicles or equipment such as:

  • motor or railway vehicles,
  • machine tools,
  • conveyors,
  • pumps and turbines,
  • equipment used in  environmental, refrigeration and air-conditioning  technology, and
  • industrial robots.

Information and Advice for Prospective Students

Double Degree Programme with the Tongji University (Shanghai, China)

Within the framework of the Master’s degree programme, you can complete a double degree programme with the Tongji University (Shanghai). You will study at TU Graz and Tongji University and receive a degree from both universities.

Composition of the Programme

You must complete at least the following programme achievements at the TU Graz:

  • Compulsory subject courses: 15 ECTS
  • One of the five specialisation subjects of the Master’s programme related to the subject area: 25 ECTS from the compulsory subject and 10 ECTS from the elective subject
  • Courses chosen from the TU Graz compulsory and elective subject catalogs: 10 ECTS that are credited to the elective subject

You must complete at least the following programme achievements at the Tongji University:

  • Compulsory subject courses: 6 Tongji Credits (TC)
  • Elective subject courses (specialisation subjects): 10 TC
  • Practical courses: 6 TC
    in total: 22 TC

In addition, you must complete a Master’s project and the Master’s thesis at the Tongji University. The Master’s project will be credited with 20 ECTS at TU Graz and the Master’s thesis with 30 ECTS.
In total, you need to accrue 65 ECTS-credit points that are recognised by the TU Graz.

Information and Advice

About the programme
Mario HIRZ
Assoc.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn.
Institute of Automotive Engineering
mario.hirznoSpam@tugraz.at

Organisational details
Bárbara GONZÁLEZ SERRANO
MA
International Relations and Mobility Programmes
barbara.gonzalezserranonoSpam@tugraz.at