The Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering is one of the four departments in the newly established Faculty of Engineering at the University of Cyprus.The first undergraduate students were accepted in September 2003, while the graduate program started in January 2005.The Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering offers a high-quality graduate program both at the Master and Ph.D. level. This program emphasizes fundamental principles that prepare students for leadership roles in a challenging and rapidly changing technological world. Research and innovation are encouraged in an environment that fosters cooperation among faculty, students, industry, and research organizations. The faculty in the Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering is comprised of experienced and distinguished academicians with expertise in a wide range of research fields pertinent to Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering.The objective of the Doctoral program is to train young scientists with up-to-date knowledge and techniques in the fast growing and of particular importance for the society field of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering. The students are specialized in one of the research areas of the program (Biomedical Engineering, Energy Systems, Manufacturing) with the aim to create proper conditions for a successful professional career in the public or private sector, in industry, in academic institutions or research organizations.
The program is designed to produce highly qualified graduates who
Department: Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering
Programme Name: Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Direction: Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (MSc)
Level of Qualification: 3rd Cycle (Doctoral's Degree) [8 Semesters]
Mode of Study: Full time
Language of Instruction: English
Coordinator: Assistant Professor Vasileios Vavourakis
The number of places available are announced by the Graduate School with the eligibility criteria for candidates, as well as other required documents that must be attached to the application such as:
Students must always advise the University's Postgraduate Study Rules
Successful completion of the requirements of the Program.Up to 60 ECTS may be exempted from postgraduate courses.
Please advise Postgraduate Study Rules
The diploma dissertation, thesis, research and writing stages are graded with Success / Failure. The final grade of the dissertation is registered in the last semester of its elaboration. The doctoral dissertation is graded as Success or Failure.
The total number of students per academic year varies between 8-10 students, depending on the applications and the maximum number of students set every year by the University.The employment prospects of the program include, among others, the following: