Information for incoming students

Courses in Mechanical Engineering

The study workload at the UT is 60 European Credits annually (European Credit Transfer System / ECTS). The University of Twente as specially designed Exchange Student Packages suitable for one semester (30 EC). Half a semester (15 EC) is generally referred to as a quartile or module.

EXCHANGE STUDY PACKAGES

There are four Exchange Study Packages, namely: Aeronautical Engineering & Management, Material & BioRobotics, Maintenance & Asset Management and Fluid Mechanics & Heat Transfer.

Aeronautical Engineering & Management (fall semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of two modules of 15 EC each. Click on the links below to read more about each module.

Block 1A: Aerospace Management & Operations 
Block 1B: Aircraft Engineering 


Materials & BioRobotics (fall semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of two modules of 15 EC each. Click on the links below to read more about each module.

Block 1A: BioRobotics
Block 1B: Materials for the Design of the Future


Maintenance & Asset Management (spring semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of 4 courses and an integrated design project. For more information about this package, please click here.

Block 2A: 
Reliability Engineering & Maintenance Management
Design for Maintenance Operations

Block 2B:
Infrastructure Management
Structural Health & Condition Monitoring


Fluid Mechanics & Heat Transfer (spring semester)

This Exchange Study Package consist of one module and a research assignment. For more information about this package, please click here.

Block 2A: Fluid Mechanics & Heat Transfer
Block 2B: Research Assignment

MORE INFORMATION

Although we prefer you to choose one or two of the above mentioned exchange study packages, it might be that you would really like to choose your own set of courses. In that case, please read this Manual on how to choose courses in the ME and/or SET programmes; it might save you quite some time.