24 months
12811 EUR/year
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Fully English-taught, this two-year Master’s Programme in Manufacturing Engineering from University West is designed in close collaboration with industry, incorporating recent methods, new materials and new manufacturing processes.

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Manufacturing methods strongly affect the design, quality and economy of production. In this  Manufacturing Engineering from University West you learn to plan, design, develop and integrate processes, systems, machines and tools for the manufacturing of high-quality products.

The second-year can include an industry placement in Europe, Asia or South America as the basis for your thesis. Outstanding features include the integration of real work situations and access to advanced manufacturing laboratories.


Manufacturing represents a notable section of economic activities in developed countries. Companies of all sizes need manufacturing engineers to handle tasks and challenges relevant to manufacturing processes. 

These challenges include design and development of manufacturing processes, design of new manufacturing methods or improving existing methods. From this master’s programme, you will gain skills that enhance your career in different sectors of the manufacturing field. On graduation, you will be highly competitive for positions within the private sector or further PhD studies.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Materials Science
  • Additive Manufacturing Processes
  • Surface Engineering
  • Machining
  • Academic Writing
  • Computer-Aided Manufacturing
  • Thermal spraying

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

You will be considered for admission to the Master in Manufacturing Engineering if you fulfil the following entry requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering, manufacturing engineering, industrial engineering, materials science and engineering or the equivalent. The degree must include at least 7.5 credits of materials science and at least 15 credits of mathematics including basic knowledge of analysis, linear algebra and statistics.
  • Proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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    12811 EUR/year
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  • EU/EEA

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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • SEK 130,000 for Non-EU/EEA students.

Living costs for Trollhättan

6000 - 13000 SEK /month
Living costs

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


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