M.Sc. On Campus

Electromechanical Engineering Technology

KU Leuven

12 months
6600 EUR/year
961 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Mechanical design and energy conversion are the cornerstones of the Master of Electromechanical Engineering Technology at KU Leuven. 


Mechanical design begins with an idea, which is then shaped into a graphical design and executed into a finished product through a choice of materials, simulation, and production techniques. Energy conversion comprises all aspects of energy efficiency in this process.

In the Master of Electromechanical Engineering Technology at KU Leuven, you will specialise in one of the following options:

  • Intelligent Manufacturing - The issues covered in this option include the latest production techniques, operations, and relationships between production and business processes.
  • Intelligent Mechanics - This option relates to designing, developing and optimising automated mechanical machines.
  • Intelligent Mobility - This application area deals with the sustainable application of smart mobility solutions, such as hybrid cars fitted with recharging systems or vehicles that notify each other about accidents and traffic jams.
  • Clinical Engineering - This option gives insight into the domain of medical technology. Examples of topics are surgical robotics and medical equipment in general.


This master’s programme opens up a whole spectrum of professional possibilities. Masters in Engineering Technology are active in the most diverse positions, sectors and professions all over the world. They are the engine of innovation in businesses and society. Depending on their interest, their engineering profile can range from technological expert to company manager.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Automation                        
  • Finite Element Based Design                        
  • Drive Systems                        
  • Dynamic Aspects of Machine Construction                        
  •  Management and Communication                        
  •  Pathways to Sustainability: Core Issues and Challenges                        
  • Master's Thesis / Masterproef

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

To be eligible and to ensure an optimal match with the programme, the following admission criteria apply:

  • - being holder of an honour Bachelor’s Degree (B.Sc., B.Tech., B.Eng., etc.) or Master's degree in a related/cognate subject area
  • - having a clear affinity with the major
  • - providing proof of sufficient English language proficiency (see below)
  • - having a solid background in science and mathematics

All applicants must prove their English language proficiency by means of an IELTS test, TOEFL test or Cambridge English Exam. The minimum score for IELTS is 6.5 (with a minimum sub-score of 6 for each of the four skills Listening, Writing, Speaking and Reading).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6600 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    961 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 961 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Leuven

810 - 1280 EUR /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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