|Study location||Italy, Pavia|
|Nominal duration||2 years (120 ECTS)|
|Awards||(Master degree in Industrial Automation Engineering)|
|Tuition fee||€4,500.00 per year
Tuition fee for non-EU students who enter Italy with a study visa is based on flat rate and depends on the citizenship.
|Application fee||€35.00 one-time|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Bachelor’s degree, postgraduate Master’s degree or a three-year diploma or other officially recognised study titles awarded abroad in Engineering. More information about specific academic requirements and our Teaching Committee on the “Requirement” section of this website
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
If the transcript provided by your home school is not in English, you will need to obtain official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
If you are a non European student residing abroad, you need to do a pre-enrollment via Italian Consulate and start the visa procedures. The official admission at the University of Pavia will be possible only after you will have done this pre-enrollment. Please get in contact with the Italian authority in your country as soon as possible (deadline 24 July).
Knowledge of the English language at a level no lower than level B1 of the CEF (Common European Framework). The applicant will have to demonstrate her/his knowledge of the English language, upon enrolling for the Master’s Program, by means of suitable documentation. In the absence of proper documentation, knowledge of the English language will be assessed through a test to be given usually at the beginning of September.
Strong background in the basic subjects and in the characteristic engineering subjects.
Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:
International students residing abroad have to contact the Italian embassy or consulate in their country and submit a PRE-ENROLLMENT application to our university DIRECTLY to them, the deadlines 2019 are between 7th and 24th July. This is not necessary if you are already in Italy with a regular permit of stay.
Italian Ministry rules 2019
The academic activities planned for the Master’s Degree in Industrial Automation Engineering aim to provide students with engineering competences from the industrial automation field, with a particular attention to management and financing issues typical of companies and of the market contest.
Graduates will be able to be knowledgeable of theoretical and practical aspects of basic engineering disciplines with a specific deepening on the automation engineering; they will be able to identify, state and solve, also using innovative thinking, complex problems or issues that require an interdisciplinary approach. They will also be able to:
• Design, plan, project and manage innovative and complex systems, processes and services.
• Design and manage highly complex experiments.
• Use their strong background on the contest and their cross-sector skills.
• Use their knowledge of business management and professional ethics
Classes are focused on Automation, Electrical machines and drives, Robotics and embedded systems, Telecommunications, Electronic,
Organization Theory, Logistic, Management.
Students can choose between two main tracks:Industrial Technologies and Management Robotics and Mechatronics
2 years (120 credits, see study plan)
Graduates from the Master’s Degree in Industrial Automation Engineering can work in production innovation and develop, process planning and programming, complex system advanced design and managing; in electronics, electromechanics, aereospace, chemicals and aeronauticals companies that develop design and implementation for automated systems, processes and systems for automation that work that integrate computer components, apparatuses of measures, transmission and implementation.
They can also find employement in service companies and as freelancers.