Mechatronics, M.Sc. | Michigan Technological University | Houghton, United States
12 months
26505 USD/year
26505 USD/year
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The multidisciplinary Mechatronics program of Michigan Technological University will fill the need for applied researchers and for entrepreneurs to revitalize the US and global economies in advanced manufacturing and automation.


What You'll Work On

Advised by industrial advisory board members and other industry contacts to meet industry needs and to develop career pathways, the industry-driven curriculum of the Mechatronics program of Michigan Technological University addresses the need for skilled advanced manufacturing technologies. You'll learn core technical skills, advanced technical design skills, and core technical implementation/instrumentation skills used in design and manufacturing of control systems and devices in consumer products, aerospace and military, automotive, and other advanced manufacturing industries.

Who You'll Work With

Work with faculty and staff on various applied research projects with the goal of enhancing your knowledge in practical applications.

The physical systems currently used in industry are robotically driven and with advanced controls. Mechatronics is an essential foundation for the expected growth in automation and manufacturing in the U.S. and worldwide. Professor Sergeyev's research is in developing advanced industrial robotics platforms and controls.

Where You'll Work

Students and graduates of the program will work in cybersecurity, telecommunications, computer science, automotive engineering, robotics, artificial intelligence, or consumer products and packaging.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Real Time Robotics
  • Advanced PLC
  • Industrial Safety
  • Robotics
  • Digital and Non-Linear Control
  • Digital Signal Processing and Applications 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Made on a rolling basis. Best to apply a semester ahead of desired.


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Résumé / Curriculum vitae
  • Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale
  • GRE not Required
  • No Additional Documents Accepted
  • TOEFL: Required Score of 79 iBT
  • IELTS: Required Overall Band Score of 6.5

Tuition Fee

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    26505 USD/year
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  • National

    26505 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26505 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Houghton

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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