About us

All courses for the degree in Mechatronics Engineering  are taught by faculty members of high international reputation from the School of Engineering of the University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, All our professors are engaged in outstanding research activities ranging from foundational sciences to the most advanced applied areas. In undertaking this new educational path in Mechatronics Engineering, it is the general intention of our faculty to create a friendly environment, characterized by a strong and fruitful student-teacher interaction.

Internship in one of the various departments involved with Mechatronics Engineering will be offered to dedicated students willing to learn more about basic technologies and advanced measurement procedures in mechanics and electronics. Last but by no means least, Rome, the Eternal City, with its unequaled historical heritage of artworks and monuments, will offer to all our students a unique chance of cultural growth in their spare time.

 

About the University of Rome “Tor Vergata”

The University of Rome “Tor Vergata” is one of the newest, largest, and most lively state universities in Italy. As a center for scientific research and higher education, it is highly renowed in the fields of Economics, Engineering, Law and Medicine. In the last years, the activities of technology transfer and cooperation with other public institutions and private organizations in different fields have been steadily increasing.

Currently, Rome “Tor Vergata” offers to its over 40,000 students a total of 108 degree programs in the framework of its 6 Schools of: Economics, Engineering, Law, Humanities, Medicine and Sciences. Each program guarantees an education up to the highest international standards, which are recognized in Europe and overseas. The balance between scientific and humanistic Schools makes campus life extremely stimulating. Students can find high-level technical support and advice in each of the 18 different Departments. Moreover, there are many libraries, general and specialized, and extensively networked computer facilities.

FACTS AND FIGURES

Some numbers of the University of Tor Vergata

40.000           Students

18                    Departments

6                      Libraries

108                  Graduate Programmes

160                  Postgraduate courses

50                    Specialisation Schools

18                    Programmes entirely taught in English

31                    PhD programmes

5                      Double/Joint Degree programmes

879                 International Agreements with partner universities

 

Description

The University of Rome Tor Vergata offers an exciting M.Sc. in Mechatronics Engineering that combines electronics, mechanics, control theory and robotics. This Degree course merges fundamental elements of  science, technology and business to prepare second level graduates for a wide range of jobs in the mechatronics industry. It offers core graduate courses taught by research faculty members, alongside with elective courses taught by prominent experts in their fields, in all areas of Mechatronics. The training activity includes lab activities that give students the possibility of gaining valuable hands-on experience and opportunities to build personal and professional networks. Students will also develop specific experiences in industrial labs.

Career Opportunities

• Jobs in research and development departments, either in university/research institutes or industries, for the design of new mechatronic devices
• Design and management of mechatronic equipment for manufacturing
• Design and development of mechatronic systems for robotic applications
• Design and development of mechatronic systems for automotive applications
• Design and development of mechatronic systems for aerospace applications
• Jobs in research and control laboratories within universities and other public and private research
institutes using Mechatronics techniques for automation, transportation, robotics
• Management and quality control in industrial plants
• Design and production of biomedical devices
• Research and development laboratories
• Departments of production and quality control in manufacturing companies and companies interested in mechanical and electronic innovation such as automotive, space, robotics.
Such multidisciplinary training enables students to interact with commercial and research organisations specifically involved in different fields of design and production and to continue their higher-education training, e.g. with Master’s Degrees, PhDs and Specialisation Schools.