M.Sc. Networked Production Engineering
The academic leadership of the study program has created a new, improved program to move to the future. Networked Production Engineering is our latest program to create, design, and manage the production technologies of the future.
Construct the new industry 4.0 through three distinguished study tracks: Smart Factory, Additive Manufacturing, and E-Mobility Production. Prospective students can obtain technological expertise to move forward and create the latest technologies of work, material, and transport for a new, innovated future.
Non-EU Applicants: December 1 - March 1
EU Applicants: March 2 - July 15
As a NPE Graduate you will
▶ establish the flexible, digital, and networked production of the future
▶ design, direct, and optimize production processes
▶ develop innovative production machines
▶ create systems for state-of-the-art manufacturing planning
In a globalized world, networking is tool. Build your own toolkit for success!
Graduates in specialized fields of expertise are immensely sought after. Through three individual focus areas or tracks, prospective students can obtain technology-related qualifications in a highly interdisciplinary Master's program: Additive Manufacturing, Smart Factory, and E-Mobility Production.
Why choose NPE?
▶ Three different tracks:
- Smart Factory: Designing the factory systems of the future
- Electric Mobility Production: Creating the most modern means of transport
- Additive Manufacturing: Producing the latest technologies and materials
All tracks contain some of the most relevant and essential topics for the industry in Germany, Europe, and around the globe.
▶ Extended Mobility Window:
- Opportunity for a compulsory internship or
- Opportunity to immerse yourself in the subject matter
- If chosen, the internship is compulsory
Start building your professional network early to increase your chances of finding a job soon after graduation.
▶ The modules are continuously updated and focus on the most recent developments
▶ All professors and lecturers are keenly involved in different companies and the industry activities
▶ Mandatory German Courses prepare oneself for a future career in Germany
▶ Four semesters:
- more time to amplify knowledge
- more opportunities for building connections and meeting professionals
As a M.Sc. NPE graduate you will...
▶ establish the flexible, digital and networked production of the future.
▶ provide quantitative analytical methods for process analysis.
▶ design, direct, optimize, and monitor production processes.
▶ develop and enhance serial production lines and assembly systems.
▶ improve manufacturing performance and identify process bottlenecks.
▶ develop innovative production machines and assembly.
▶ systems for state-of-the-art manufacturing planning.
- Study format:
- M.Sc. Degree Program
- 2 years (4 semesters)
- B.Sc./ B.Tech./ B.Eng. & 1 year work experience
- Credit points:
- 120 ECTS
- Course fees:
- EUR 5,500 per semester
- M.Sc. (RWTH)
Study Networked Production Engineering!