24 months
10396 EUR/year
10396 EUR/year
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This Mechanical Engineering (Thesis option) program from Abu Dhabi University is designed to hone your skills and knowledge of this highly complex, varied and multidisciplinary engineering field. 

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In the Mechanical Engineering (Thesis option)  program from Abu Dhabi University , you will learn to apply your scientific knowledge to solve problems and design machines, and to study advanced topics in mechanical engineering covering engineering science, design and technology. Building upon this broad base, you can elect to study specialized areas including computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and heat transfer (HT), mechanical design optimization, aerospace, fatigue and fracture design, online condition-based monitoring of rotating equipment and microelectromechanical systems. 

A blend of academic study and development of practical and professional skills provided by the program is ideal preparation for the future challenges of working in a multidisciplinary engineering environment. You will be equipped with knowledge and skills to enable you to tackle today’s complex problems in engineering’s oldest discipline.

Career opportunities

As a mechanical engineer professional, you can work in design, development, research, consultancy, manufacturing or marketing in a broad range of industries, combining your technical and managerial experience to be a leader in the field.The acquisition of a master’s degree demonstrates a high level of knowledge in your chosen field. You may use it to enhance your employability, as preparation for further academic research or as a means of professional training.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Mechatronics
  • Computer Aided Analysis of Multi-Body systems
  • Design of Robotics Manipulators
  • Production Systems Operations
  • Dynamics of Mechanical Systems
  • Transport Phenomena in Porous Media

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelors Degree in a directly related discipline with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 on a 4.00-point scale, from an accredited university recognized by the UAE’s Ministry of Education- Higher Education Affairs.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10396 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20792 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    10396 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20792 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • 85,050 AED


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Mechanical Engineering (Thesis option)
Abu Dhabi University