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Mechatronics and Product Innovation Engineering

University of Padua

36 months
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874 EUR/year
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About

The Mechatronics and Product Innovation Engineering at University of Padua answers to the precise needs to provide a broad education with specialized training applying an interdisciplinary research approach able to prepare highly qualified research experts both for academic and both for industrial working environments.

Overview

About the Programme

Training objectives of the Mechatronics and Product Innovation Engineering at University of Padua are particularly based on automated machines and plants manufacturers needs and, more in general, on the electro-mechanical industry needs. Automated machines and equipments find large employ in a number of industrial sectors, as mechanical, wood, textile, packaging, pharmaceutical, food, ceramics industry and further more.

In such working contests high qualified professionals are required with cross sectional skills and competences concerning advanced components design and testing (Materials Mechanics), automated machines design and configuration (Mechatronics), plant layout design and optimization with particular regards with the inbound supply chain integration (Industrial plants and Logistics). From these considerations, the PhD school subdivision into 3 different PhD curricula has been derived:

  • Mechanical of Materials
  • Mechatronics
  • Industrial plants and Logistics

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Industrial Facility design, analysis and simulation. Industrial logistics and material flow optimization
  • Logistic networks design and control, Supply Chain Management
  • Automated logistics systems design and management  (automated warehouses, ASRS systems, handling systems, packaging flow lines, picking systems, shuttle systems, etc.)
  • Integrated study and design of the product-package-machine system
  • Transportations and info-mobility of goods and persons

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 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

Anyone in possession of the following, regardless of nationality, may apply to take part in the selection process: 

  •  diploma di laurea (pre-reform regime); 
  •  laurea specialistica/magistrale (post-reform regime); 
  • Second-level academic qualifications awarded by AFAM (Higher Education in Art and Music) institutions. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    874 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2623 EUR for the full programme during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    874 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2623 EUR for the full programme during 36 months.

Living costs for Padua

750 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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