English Taught Program-Bachelor Program of Mechanical Design, Manufacturing and Automation

Description of the program

The undergraduate program is to prepare students to meet the needs of electrical and mechanical engineering with international scope, master wide basic theories and solid professional knowledge and skills, build the qualifications for interdisciplinary cooperation tasks as well as the capabilities of design and manufacturing, research and development, engineering applications and production management of mechanical and electronic products and systems in mechatronic industries and related fields. In the meanwhile, the program is designed to promote the motivation of comprehensive innovation, enhance the independent working ability and team spirit in engineering science and technology, cultivate excellent professional ethics, capability of continuing learning and innovation, as well as international vision and leadership awareness.

Length of study

The study duration is four years. Students must complete the course within 6 years to get the degree.

Eligibility of application Applicants should have high school diploma. Since the courses are taught in English, applicants not from English-speaking countries are expected to provide your TOEFL score or other relevant certificates.

Requirements on graduation

Credit Requirements

The total credits to meet the graduation requirements are no less than 158.

Courses offered:

lCore Courses:

Advanced Mathematics, Electrical and Electronics Technology, Theoretical Mechanics, Fundamentals of Materials Science, Mechanical Design, Mechanical Drawing, Fundamentals of Mechanical Manufacturing Technology, Basis of Control Engineering, Engineering Measurement Technology, Principles and Applications of Microcomputer, Mechanical & Electrical Drive and Control, Fundamentals of Machine Dynamics,Design of MechatronicsSystems, Design of Electro-mechanicalServo Control Systems, etc.

lOptional Courses:

Case analysis and design of Mechatronic products, Team Project: Mechanical comprehensive experiment and creative design, Mechatronics system dynamics modeling and simulation, Microcomputer application system design, Electrical appliances and PLC, Numerical Control Technology, Advanced Computer Program design, Manufacturing Informatization Technology, etc.

lMain Practice Teaching Links (including main professional experiments):

The main practice teaching links include professional cognition practice, engineering training (mechanical), production practice, graduation field work, etc.


A list of scholarships for prospective and current students can be found at http://www.istudy.sdu.edu.cn/en/?c=content&a=list&catid=87

Highlights of the Program

School of Mechanical Engineering of Shandong University is located at the foot of Qianfo Mountain, Jinan, a beautiful city featured with famous springs. Its mechanical engineering education has a long and glorious history and distinctive reputation. A comprehensive education/training program system has been built up consisting of undergraduate-, postgraduate-, PhD-and post-doctoral program. Now there are one post-doctoral research station (Mechanical Engineering), one primary discipline doctoral program (Mechanical Engineering), 8 secondary discipline doctoral programs, one Advanced Manufacturing Engineering doctoral program, 8 secondary discipline master’s programs, 4 master’s programs of Engineering including Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Vehicle Engineering and Industrial Design Engineering, 4 undergraduate programs including Mechanical Design and Manufacturing and Automation, Vehicle Engineering, Process Equipment and Control Engineering and Industrial Engineering. An innovation platform of Mechanical Engineering for college students and more than 20 social practice bases have been built up. The school has successively signed several joint training agreements with University of New South Wales, Australia and Virginia Polytechnic Institute, United States of America. The school also established the Joint Training Program for undergraduate students with South Korea Doosan Group, Germany ZF Group, and Guangdong Nuclear Power Group and so on. The Major of Mechanical Design, Manufacturing and Automation is a national featured Specialty. It is also one of the first batch of “plan for Educating and Training Outstanding Engineers” and certified by “International Engineering Education Accreditation”. With strong social competitiveness, the graduates are very welcomed among employers. Many of them have become managers, entrepreneurs of the machinery and related industries.


Registration Fee: 400 RMB   Tuition: 45,000 RMB/year  Medical Insurance: 800RMB/year

Online Application

“Online Application System” is available for prospective international students. Please visit www.apply.sdu.edu.cn for submitting application and tracking application status.

Contact Information

 International Admission Office

Department of International Affairs           

Email: admission@sdu.edu.cn

Tel: +86-(0)531 88364854                   

Website: http://www.istudy.sdu.edu.cn/