Career prospects

Graduates from the Mechatronic System Design Master's programme play a key role in developing more advanced products and modern technology.

Your expertise will enable you to work in research and development projects in global industry. Regardless of the industry or location of the machines and systems being developed, designed, and manufactured, you will possess the knowledge and skills to be part of the product development process.

The sustainability of engineering work is taken carefully into consideration and is a key factor in any future innovations.

On the development side, you will acquire an understanding of efficient and sustainable design processes, you will be able to use the most appropriate design and simulation tools, and you will obtain experience that you will need as a project manager in research and development projects.

In the field of research, you will learn extensively about simulation methods, the working principles of mechatronic actuators, and basic knowledge of control engineering, allowing you to pursue a doctoral degree.

Your future career may be in a company such as Ponsse, ABB, Metso, Wärtsilä, Valtra, Patria, or Rolls-Royce, which are very active in developing better machines for future needs.

Mechatronic System Design

Master of Science in Technology

120 ECTS credits

2 years

Start date


Tuition fees and scholarships
EUR 10 000 Non-EU/EEA students
Scholarships available

Academic unit
LUT School of Energy Systems


Next regular admission
December 2020 − January 2021

Rolling admission
1 October 2019 − 31 May 2020