M.Sc. On Campus

Electromechanical Engineering - Maritime Engineering

24 months
5744 EUR/year
962 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Faculty of Engineering and Architecture (FEA) offers most of the Master’s programmes in Electromechanical Engineering - Maritime Engineering at Ghent University. This underlines the international ambition of the faculty, as well as the importance of international education and multiple language skills for students.


Key facts

The programme consists of a general module, main subject modules, elective courses and a dissertation.

The general module contains courses on all subjects related to Electromechanical Engineering at Ghent University, ranging from electrical drives over machine manufacturing to management skills.


Masters in Electromechanical Engineering - Maritime Engineering graduating from one of the five main subjects are employed in all branches of industry. Both in government agencies and private companies their field of activity is broadly varied: electrical energy production and distribution, electrical and mechanical equipment manufacturing, metal industry, building construction, transport, consultancy, banking and insurance.Graduates in Electrical Power Engineering are employed by electrical utilities and electrical equipment manufacturers.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Controlled Electrical Drives
  • Turbomachines
  • Displacement Pumps, Compressors and IC Engine Fundamentals
  • Hydrostatics and Propulsion of Maritime Constructions
  • Maritime Technology
  • Manoeuvring and Seakeeping Behaviour of Maritime Constructions

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students who wish to enrol for the Master of Science in Electromechanical Engineering can enter the programme without any prerequisites if they hold the following diploma: an academic diploma of Bachelor (or Master) of Science in Engineering (university level, minimum three years), with the main subject in Electromechanical Engineering or an equivalent to this.
  • Admission can only be granted after an individual application procedure. The Study Programme Committee will make the final decision whether to accept the application or not. The Study Programme Committee can decide that students need to follow a preparatory course or an individual Master’s programme, for instance for students who hold another diploma of Bachelor or Master.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    5744 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5744 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    962 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 962 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Gent

754 - 1205 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.

Our partners

Electromechanical Engineering - Maritime Engineering
Ghent University


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!