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MScTechnology of Wood, Plastics and Textiles

Tallinn University of Technology
Estonia, Tallinn
School of Engineering Estonia, Ehitajate tee 5, Tallinn, 19086
Tuition fee

Full tuition fee waivers available

Application fee €100 one-time

The application fee is non-refundable!

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Teaching is organised into modules combining lectures, seminars and laboratory work in the recently renovated laboratory of Polymer Physics and Technology, which is equipped with state-of- the-art devices. The programme also emphasises the basic practical knowledge of CAD-engineering programmes and CAM-manufacturing technologies as they are extremely important in every industrial sector all over the world. The curriculum gives students the unique opportunity to implement their individual research projects in collaboration with various companies.

Programme structure

The 2 year (120 ECTS) curriculum comprises the following modules:

Technology Entrepreneurship and Management (18 ECTS)
Materials Studies (18 ECTS)
Research and Development, Product Development and Innovative Production (18 ECTS)
Projects on Master Thesis Topic (18 ECTS)
Specialisation in Wood Technology or Technology of Plastics and Textiles (24 ECTS)
Free Choice Courses (6 ECTS)
Graduation Thesis (18 ECTS)

Career opportunities

The programme gives students vocational and professional preparation for working in the international engineering industry as a designer/constructor, specialist, industrial engineer or middle manager. This curriculum gives valuable knowledge and the practical experience necessary to work with customised furniture projects (hotels, restaurants, public sector buildings, cruise ships) or material selection and technology development for plastic products manufacturing. Skills in CAD/CAM engineering work in connection with knowledge about the technological properties of wood-, laminates, plywood, chipboard, medium density fibreboard, plastics, metals, leather, textiles and composite materials that might come in handy for different professions.

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 2, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States