18 months
8933 EUR/year
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The Master in Engineering (Mechanical) offered at The University of Malta is a research-based postgraduate course that extends for six semesters. 

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As an interested applicant, you will have the opportunity to consult with the Faculty of Engineering prior to enrolment to discuss your research proposal. 

By the end of the Master in Engineering (Mechanical) offered at The University of Malta , you will:

  • Carry out an in-depth dissertation on an area of choice.
  • Use the appropriate research methodology skills for independent and academic research.
  • Discuss and write effectively using the appropriate jargon related to the area.
  • Contribute your knowledge on mechanical engineering at the work place and in discursive atmospheres.
  • Be able to use your practical mind set to solve engineering-related issues.

Career opportunites and access to further studies

As a holder of this degree, you will be able to pursue a career as a mechanical engineer in the public or private sector. As a successful graduate, you will also have the option of furthering your studies to a doctorate level, which will lead you to research and academic opportunities.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Aerodynamics
  • Biomechanics
  • Building Services
  • Computer aided engineering (cfd: computational fluid dynamics and fea: finite element analysis)
  • Cooling of Electrical Machines
  • Energy
  • Energy Storage

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

The Course shall be open to applicants in possession of the following qualifications:

  • a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degree with at least Second Class Honours or
  • a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree with at least Second Class Honours in appropriate subjects as approved by the Board or
  • a Bachelor's degree with a Third Class Honours in Engineering or in a relevant area of study and are in possession of other qualifications, including relevant experience following their first cycle degree or
  • equivalent qualifications approved by Senate on the recommendation of the Board.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8933 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.

Local/EU/EEA Applicants 

  • Annual Enrolment Fee: Eur 400

Living costs for Msida

690 - 1170 EUR /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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