Degree structure and studies
The Master's Programme in Sustainable Production in Mechanical Engineering is a two-year programme. It leads to the degree of Master of Science in Technology, M. Sc. (Tech.), which is 120 ECTS credits.
The programme includes core and specialisation studies.
Core studies (35 ECTS credits) include topics on research methods, structural materials, industrial manufacturing processes, reliability engineering design, management and leadership skills.
Specialisation studies (85 ECTS credits) include topics on the integration of production and product design, sustainable production and material selection, productivity and sustainability in metal cutting and sheet metal production, packaging technology, advanced welding processes, sustainable welding production, laser processing, 3D printing and production controlling technologies and methods.
The Master's thesis, 30 ECTS credits, is a part of specialisation studies. The thesis is an advanced research project, which requires approximately six months of full-time work. Students complete it during their fourth semester.
You can find the most recent information about courses, teaching schedules and degree structures in the LUT study guide.
Sustainable Production in Mechanical Engineering
Master of Science in Technology
120 ECTS credits
Tuition fees and scholarships
EUR 10 000 Non-EU/EEA students
LUT School of Energy Systems
Next regular admission
December 2020 − January 2021
1 October 2019 − 31 May 2020