Manufacturing Systems Engineering, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • English (schedule IELTS)
    Language
University rank #104 (QS) ,
Manufacturing Systems Engineering from Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) is a unique program in the Netherlands on the interface of machine technology and industrial processes. This program satisfies the needs of industry for ``broad engineers’’ who understand the technology of machines as well as the complex environment these machines are operating in.

About

The Manufacturing Systems Engineering program is offered by Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e).

Because of digitization and automation, the manufacturing industry is now rapidly changing. The whole chain of products, machines, factories, warehouses and customers, or the Internet of Things, is able to share and exchange information. To fully exploit this network of information for more effective and efficient production, the manufacturing systems engineer of the future should have knowledge of the whole chain: from the technology inside the machine up to the level of supply chains. The master's program Manufacturing Systems Engineering offers this combination of technological knowledge of high-tech production systems and knowledge of production processes and supply chains, and shows how to apply this knowledge effectively at both system and network level. In other words: an excellent basis for a directing role in the high-tech manufacturing industry!

Special master's program

This is a joint master's program of Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences which can be studied as a special track in either the Mechanical Engineering master's program or the Operations Management & Logistics master's program. After graduation in this special master's program you receive the degree of Master of Science in Manufacturing Systems Engineering on the diploma of the master's program Mechanical Engineering in the former case and on the diploma of Operations Management & Logistics in the latter case.

Accreditation

This program is legally recognized and accredited by the Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO).

Programme Structure

The Manufacturing Systems Engineering program  consists of two years of each 60 credits. The structure is not definite yet, but its close-to-final form is listed below.

The 120 credits are divided over the program as follows: 

  • Core program
  • Specialisation electives
  • Free electives
  • International Internship
  • Graduation Project

                Detailed Programme Facts

                • More details: September entry - Deadline for students applying for the ALSP/HS scholarship: February 1.
                • Programme intensity Full-time
                  • Full-time duration 24 months
                • Credits
                  120 ECTS
                • Languages
                  • English
                • Delivery mode
                  On Campus

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                English Language Requirements

                You only need to take one of these language tests:

                • Minimum required score:

                  6.5

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                • Minimum required score (Grade C):

                  180

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                • Minimum required score:

                  90

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                Academic Requirements

                Admission to one of the TU/e Master's programs depends on your prior education. Some Dutch diplomas may qualify students directly for admission to a TU/e Master's program. Other diplomas may mean that you must first apply for admission. In some cases you may have to follow a pre-Master's program.

                To apply for a TU/e Master’s program, you need a Bachelor’s degree based on a program of sufficient academic level and quality.

                For more information. please visit the programme website.

                Tuition Fee

                • International Applies to you

                  15000 EUR/year
                  Tuition Fee
                  Based on the original amount of 15000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
                • EU/EEA Applies to you

                  2006 EUR/year
                  Tuition Fee
                  Based on the original amount of 2006 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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                Living costs for Eindhoven

                • 850 - 1350 EUR/month
                  Living Costs

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