The programme in Mechanical Engineering allows development of specialist knowledge while maintaining a broader inter-disciplinary context.

Main studies include manufacturing technology, the design of demanding metal structures and the design of robotic welding or mechatronic devices. Studies also include building, measuring and testing a variety of sustainable solutions, both in practice and virtually. LUT’s mechanical engineering represents the industry’s cutting edge.

At LUT students have the unique opportunity to implement modern robotics-based automation applications. Studies can lead to careers in management, design and production engineering as well as development of consumer products, machines, equipment and spare parts.

  • Credit structure
    Credit Year
    Language and Communications Studies (Total 15 Credits)
    Finnish Culture and Language 1 5 1
    Academic Writing 3 2
    English for Professional Development (Technology) 4 2
    Finnish Culture and Language 2 3 3
    General Studies (Total 101 Credits)
    Introduction to B.Sc. Studies 1 1
    Engineering Mathematics I 6 1
    Engineering Physics 3 1
    Introduction to Computational Science 3 1
    Introduction to Nuclear Power Engineering 3 1
    Fluid Mechanics 3 1
    Basics of Renewable Energy Engineering 3 1
    Principles of C-Programming 3 1
    Basics of Electrical Engineering 3 1
    Manufacturing 3 1
    Materials 3 1
    Engineering Mechanics 1 5 1
    Energy Systems 5 1
    Electric Circuits 4 1
    Climate Change 5 1
    Engineering Mathematics II 6 2
    Engineering Thermodynamics 6 2
    Engineering Mechanics 2 5 2
    Technical Documentation and 3D Modeling 3 2
    Measurement and Control Systems 5 2
    Introduction to Electrical Drives 3 2
    Introduction to Circular Economy 5 2
    Introduction to Business and Sustainability 3 2
    Introduction to IoT-Based Systems 4 2
    Engineering Design 3 2
    International Co-operation Course Module 5 2
    Intermediate Specialist Studies (Total 64 Credits)
    Mechatronics 5 2
    Basics of FE-Analysis 4 2
    Engineering Mechanics 3 7 2
    Project Work 1 5 2
    Internship 4 2-3
    Robotics 5 3
    Production Engineering 7 3
    Project Work 2 15 3
    Bachelor’s Thesis 10 3
    Bachelor’s Thesis Seminar 2 3
  • Career opportunities

    After completing the bachelor degree, you will be ready to solve multidisciplinary engineering problems, manage projects, work in multicultural teams or become an entrepreneur. You also have the possibility to continue your studies further in Master programmes at the university, like

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Semester starts:
August

Degree info: 
Bachelor of Science in Technology
3 academic years/ 180 ECTS
Language of instruction: English

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