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Engineering - Micro and Nanotechnologies and Innovative Materials

University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland

M.Sc. On Campus
18 months
Duration
1398 EUR/year
1398 EUR/year
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About

The Master of Engineering - Micro and Nanotechnologies and Innovative Materials from University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland permits students to acquire the necessary knowledge to master this new emerging field.

Overview

Micro- and nanotechnologies are the technologies of the present and especially of the future. Innovative microsystems and materials make it possible to manufacture new industrial products and instruments and an accelerated pace.

Engineers who have pursued this option will be capable of profiting from their wide-ranging comprehension of the basic sciences acquired during their training to apply micro- and nanotechnologies in an interdisciplinary field.

The following skills are particularly envisaged with the Engineering - Micro and Nanotechnologies and Innovative Materials from University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland:

  • Surface characteristics
  • Manufacturing micro- and nanostructures
  • Functional surface coatings
  • Nano- and microtechnological instrumentation
  • Microfluidics
  • Multi-physics simulation
  • Design of micro-/nanosystems

Outcomes

  • There is a great demand for the skills aimed at in this option in various traditional industries. Market requirements in the following sectors, in particular, have strongly increased: the production of functional or decorative coatings, watchmaking, medical technology, microtechnologies, packaging and micro-electronics.
  • Graduates in this option will also be able to work in R&D laboratories for micro- and nanotechnologies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Management of Complex Processes
  • Global Market and Cross-Cultural Competence
  • Privacy and Law
  • Corporate Management and Entrepreneurship
  • Ethics and Corporate Responsability
  • Innovation and Change Management
  • Quality and Risk Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to the Master’s degree programmes is restricted to holders of a Bachelor's degree or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1398 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 699 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1398 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 699 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.

CHF 750 per semester

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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