M.Sc. On Campus

Mechanical Engineering

Qatar University

24 months
458 EUR/credit 8244 EUR/year
458 EUR/credit 8244 EUR/year
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The Master of Science degree program in Mechanical Engineering at Qatar University is a research intensive program, which offers a wide range of challenging and rewarding engineering experience. 


This Mechanical Engineering at Qatar University includes research on energy, thermo-fluids, materials science and engineering, automotive, aerospace, design for sustainability, alternative-energy technologies, manufacturing processes, corrosion science and prevention, computational mechanics, combustion, mechatronics, robotics, computational science and engineering, process optimization, and biomedical engineering. 

Master degree in Mechanical engineering can be tailored to meet both broad and highly specialized interests (such as Materials Science and Engineering, Manufacturing Systems) can involve applied or fundamental research, and can prepare students for employment in industrial sectors. Students with the master’s degree can be also prepared to continue his education toward a doctoral degree in Mechanical Engineering.

Program mission

The mission of the Master of Science in Electrical Engineering program in the College of Engineering is to prepare students for careers in private and public sectors and for advanced level in research that leads to high scholarly achievements, and advanced knowledge. The major emphasis of the program is to foster a deeper understanding of the engineering research process and learn the professional skills.The structure of the Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering program is unique, as it helps the engineers become more effective technical specialists, and strengthens their ability to lead people and projects. Conducting original research is an important goal of a Master program study in the College of Engineering, Qatar University. Research provides a type of education not available through classroom teaching. The Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering program is designed to enhance students' competencies in contributing to the existing body of knowledge and to innovation and creation of new knowledge. Students are expected to equip themselves with strong theoretical and methodological foundations and to develop their ability to independently conduct research.

Program Objectives

The Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering program is a challenging and rewarding way of study for a higher degree. Graduates of the Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering program will be able to fulfill most of the following educational objectives (Obj):
  • Obj1: Act professionally and ethically in a modern work environment through effective communication and leadership, and responsible teamwork.
  • Obj2: Maintain the desire for innovation and engagement in lifelong learning in response to emerging technologies, social developments, and contemporary issues.
  • Obj3: Conduct research and present results in scientific forums and contribute to the advancement of the scientific body of knowledge.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Technical research and professional skills
  • Technology evaluation and commercialisation
  • Engineering design, analysis, and manufacture
  • Advanced solid mechanics and dynamics
  • Advanced instrumentation and control

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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36 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

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General requirements

  • Completed a Bachelor degree in engineering or related field with minimum cumulative GPA of 2.80 out of 4.00 from a university or college accredited by an international accrediting association or by the Ministry of Higher Education or equivalent in that country.
  • Achieved a minimum score of 68 in TOEFL iBT or equivalent test taken within 2 years of the start of the intended semester of admission.
  • Passing an interview with the College's admission panel. The panel may request additional bridging course(s).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8244 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 458 EUR per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    8244 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 458 EUR per credit during 24 months.
  • National and International Students: 2000 QAR 

Living costs for Doha

4700 - 8800 QAR /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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