12 months full time
Fees per academic year 2014-15
UK and EU: full time £6,000
International: full time £15,490
More information is available about tuition fees and discounts.
It is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) and the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). This provides industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification
The aim of this programme is to give engineering and science graduates a good grounding in mechatronics design and practice. The programme provides an integrated approach to mechanical engineering, electronic engineering, control systems and computing, which will enable graduates to work effectively in an interdisciplinary engineering environment.
This programme is suited to postgraduate students with a background in Engineering and Science, and aims to provide them with the key knowledge and skills which will enable them to work in an interdisciplinary environment that integrates Mechanical and Electronic Engineering with Computing and Control. Furthermore the programme allows highly competitive local and national industries to recruit good engineering postgraduates who have multidisciplinary skills, appropriate to the requirements of modern manufacturing technologies.
The programme involves compulsory modules and a research project with either an electronic or mechanical engineering emphasis.
Find out more detailed information about the programme modules
A lower-second-class Honours degree, or international equivalent, in mechatronics, mechanical or electronic engineering or a related subject.
Applicants whose first language is not English require IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 79 (Internet-based), Pearson's PTE Academic Test 54 or equivalent.
Our INTO Newcastle University Centre can provide extra tuition to help you meet the University's English language requirements.
The UK Border Agency (UKBA) has rules for international students regarding minimum English language requirements.
See the School of Mechanical and Systems Engineering's website.scholarships, studentships, bursaries and other funding is available from our database.
Visit our postgraduate application site.
There is no closing date for this programme. However, international students applying for September 2014 entry should apply by Friday 11 July 2014 to ensure that they have time to put appropriate arrangements in place.
Please note: As a formal condition of the offer to study at Newcastle University, students from outside the UK/EU are required to pay a deposit of £1,500 or submit an official letter of sponsorship for their chosen programme. The deposit payment is non refundable, but will be deducted from tuition fees upon registration.
Graduates of this MSc programme, who pass with merit, are normally offered the opportunity to progress to PhD study either on a self-funded project or on a funded PhD studentship.
This programme is within the subject area of Mechanical and Systems Engineering
Your time as a student isn’t just about what you are studying, but what you learn about yourself too.