M.Sc. On Campus

Mechanical and Automation Engineering

12 months
10782 USD/year
10782 USD/year
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This MSc Mechanical and Automation Engineering programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong  is designed with the aim of providing practicing engineers with the knowledge and capability to use some of the latest technical advances in Mechanical and Automation Engineering, especially related to Energy Systems.


Mechanical and Automation Engineering programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong aims to disseminate knowledge in the latest technologies and tools which are relevant to the careers of practicing mechanical and automation engineers.

Students at Mechanical and Automation Engineering programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong  will:

  • be introduced to some of the latest design tools, software and practical techniques employed in mechanical and automation engineering
  • embark on a career in mechanical and automation engineering

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Robotics
  • Linear Systems Theory and Design
  • Micromachining and Microelectromechanical Systems
  • Theory of Engineering Design
  • Topics in Computer-Aided Geometric Design
  • Computational Intelligence
  • Nonlinear Control Systems
  • Smart Materials and Structures

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


24 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduated from a recognized university and obtained a Bachelor’s degree in engineering or science discipline, normally with Second Class Honours or higher, or an average grade of “B” or better in undergraduate study; or
  • Completed the related study in a tertiary educational institution and obtained professional or similar qualifications equivalent to an honours degree in related fields; or
  • Graduated with a degree in other fields but have a relevant background, e.g. extensive working experience in mechanical engineering, mechatronics, automation, energy and environment related industries.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10782 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10782 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10782 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10782 USD per year during 12 months.
  • Full-Time Mode Study Two installments of HK$84,600

  • Part-Time Mode Study Four installments of HK$42,300

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

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


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.

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