Mechanical Engineering Design
Porsgrunn - Full time
- Progression: Full time
- Campus: Porsgrunn
- Teaching model: Campus
- Charge: No tuition fee
- Study level: Exchange programmes, bachelor level
- Credits: 30
- Closing dates: Expired
- Start up: Fall 2020
- Teaching Language: English
Why study Mechanical Engineering Design?
The Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering Design provides a rounded education with opportunities for specialization in construction engineering or process technology. Central topics are mechanics, machine parts, technical drawing with 3D modelling, thermodynamics and fluid mechanics. Modern computer software is used for calculations and construction.
What you will learn
The study programme in Mechanical Engineering Design provides a rounded education with opportunities for specialization in construction engineering or process technology. Central topics are mechanics, machine parts, technical drawing with 3D modelling, thermodynamics and fluid mechanics. For calculations and construction modern computer software is used.
The mechanical engineer is characterized by an ability to work in many fields; for instance, design and construction in mechanical engineering and process industries, operation, maintenance, safety and product-quality work, as well as sales, purchasing and marketing.
Upon successfully completing the study programme you will be able to cooperate with other people within the field of engineering, as well as with people in other fields.
Why study at USN
We offer an informal and student friendly environment. Our campuses are small with an open-door policy where our staff dedicates time and attention to each student. We offer a safe living and study environment as well as a multicultural society where English is widely spoken. Our programmes are focused on practical study methods with a problem-based approach that should help students to prepare for real-life situations.
Further study opportunities
The study Mechanical Engineering Design is an education characterized by an ability to work in many fields. For instance, the design and testing of new products and structure in mechanical and process industry, operation, maintenance, safety quality and lifetime of product, as well as sales, purchasing and marketing.
A course plan will give you a description of the academic content of the course and your learning outcome. You will find reading lists and relevant information on how each course is taught.
Admission requirementsThe programme is open to international exchange students studying at one of USN's bilateral partner institutions. Exchange students must have completed at least 60 ECTS or equivalent within the relevant study field, and be officially nominated by their home institution, to enroll. Admission to the programme requires a good command of the English language, both spoken and written. An English proficiency equivalent to B2 (Cambridge) level is recommended.
Exchange students from our partner institutions can apply for subjects on bachelor level at USN.