The Mechanical Engineering at KU Leuven offers you the choice between application-oriented and generic methodological approach, with many of the courses enjoying close links to the top-level industrial research of the programme’s lecturers. This ongoing link with the world of industry offers you an advanced, up-to-date content, leading to cutting edge research and development that has resulted in spin-off companies and innovation-driven entrepreneurship.
The field of mechanical engineering is very wide. Mechanical engineers find employment in many industrial sectors thanks to our broad training programme. Demand for this engineering degree in the labour market is strong and consistent.
A study by the Royal Flemish Engineers Association identifies the key sectors in which graduated mechanical engineers are employed:
- mechanical engineering
- off-shore and maritime engineering
- automation industry
- electrical industry
- chemical industry
- environmental engineering
- the energy sector
- the financial, banking and insurance sector
- the communications sector
- the transportation sector
More informationVisit official programme website
- Numerical Modelling in Mechanical Engineering
- Mechanical Drive Systems
- Theory of Elasticity and Plasticity
- Integrated Project
- Sensors and Measurements Systems
- Control Theory
- Systems and Control Theory
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesMechanical Engineering View 15 other Masters in Mechanical Engineering in Belgium
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- All applications are evaluated by both KU Leuven admissions office and the relevant Master programme director.
- Admission is ultimately at the discretion of the faculty. GRE scores assist application processing and are strongly recommended.
After admission procedure
- Bachelor of Engineering: Mechanical Engineering
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.
Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.