Advanced Manufacturing Technologies
Master of Science
in Information Systems and Technology
The program is established with a focus on development and implementation of new simulation-driven design and manufacturing paradigms for development of advanced materials, structures, and engineering systems with enhanced lifecycle, mechanical and physical characteristics demanded in high-tech industries. The program is created to prepare the next generation of researchers, engineers, and practitioners to assume a role of technical leadership in research and innovation of high-tech sector.

Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology
Skoltech is a new global research university created in collaboration with MIT. The new campus, designed by Herzog de Meuron, is home to 40 world-class labs with best-in-class equipment, globally renowned professors and students from 40+ countries.
Mode, duration:
2 years (full-time)
Language:
English
Fees:
no tuition fees for those who successfully pass the selection
Student pack:
monthly stipend (40 000 RUB), medical insurance
Apply before:
July 16, 2019
Education
The MSc program is 2 years long: the first year is to strengthen your theoretical background, and the second year is to focus on research. Students have the freedom to choose courses and extracurricular activities to shape their individual trajectory, acquire soft skills, and gain entrepreneurial skills to prepare for job placement.
Lectures and practical classes conducted by world-renowned professors and experts.
Students' individual research projects carried out at Skoltech laboratories.
An 8-week summer industry immersion program at leading companies turning knowledge and skills into action.
Courses on entrepreneurship and innovation that provide skills, as well as knowledge, to commercialize ideas and research findings.
+ Academic mobility at leading global universities (on a competitive basis)
IN BRIEF
CURRICULUM
RESEARCH
FUTURE CAREER
ADMISSIONS
Our graduates will have:
fundamental knowledge in mechanics, micromechanics, and physics of advanced manufacturing and materials
deep understanding of modern technological methods and tools, information technology-based manufacturing and product development practices
ability to apply information technology, mathematics, mechanics, physics, and material science in engineering practice and research in advanced manufacturing and materials
vision for the creation of new technologies, design and development of sustainable systems, and development of novel materials
ability to apply simulation-driven product development paradigm in engineering system design
ability to work with technical literature (e.g. conduct bibliographical research, read and critically analyze scientific articles, use scientific metrics and engineering documentation)
Program structure:
The 2-year program comprises of compulsory and recommended elective courses on the most important topics, a wide set of elective courses (depending on the research and professional needs of the student), components of entrepreneurship and innovation, research activity and 8 weeks of industry immersion.

Compulsory and Recommended elective courses (36 credits)

Compulsory Сourses:

Recommended Electives:
Mathematical Modeling in Manufacturing and Applied Sciences
Advanced Manufacturing of Composite Materials
Numerical Methods in Continuum Mechanics
Industrial Robotics
Micromechanics
Advanced PLM techniques: Product Prototyping
Heterogeneous Volume Modeling and Digital Fabrication
Fracture Mechanics

Elective Courses (24 credits)

Entrepreneurship and Innovation (12 credits)
New Product Design: from Idea to Market Launch
Management of Research & Development

Research and MSс thesis project (36 credits)

Industrial Immersion (12 credits)
Academic Partners:
  • Bashkir State University (Russia)
  • Florida State University (USA)
  • KU Leuven (Belgium)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT (USA)
  • Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)
  • New Mexico State University (USA)
  • Purdue University (USA)
  • Taft University (USA)
  • Technical University of Munich (Germany)
  • University of Calgary (Canada)
  • University of Dayton (USA)
  • University of Gottingen (Germany)
  • University of Maryland (USA)
Industrial Partners:
  • ApATech (Russia)
  • Ceramaker (France)
  • InssTek (South Korea)
  • INUMIT (Russia)
  • Motorica (Russia)
  • Oerlicon (Switzerland)
  • SIU System (Russia)
  • Trumpf (Germany)
  • United Aircraft Corporation (Russia)
Main research areas
  • Information technologies for simulation-based engineering science
  • Advanced manufacturing and product design
  • Advanced materials and technologies
  • Mechanics and physics in advanced manufacturing
Skoltech Center for Design, Manufacturing and Materials (CDMM)
was established in March 2015 as a Center of Research, Education and Innovation (CREI) of Skoltech that conducts basic and applied research aimed at development and implementation of new design and manufacturing concepts, at creating advanced, lightweight and reliable materials and structures with enhanced lifecycle widely demanded in various industries
Our graduates shape their own futures by choosing from a variety of career opportunities in industry, science and business:
Industry
Landing specialist positions in high-tech sector including but not limited to: Advanced manufacturing and materials, Aerospace, Energy and Transportation, Research and Development, Consulting.
Science
Landing PhD positions and continuing research at leading Russian and international universities and research bodies.
Startup
Starting a business on their own or through the Skolkovo innovation ecosystem with its extensive pool of experts, partners, consultants and investors.
Entry requirements:
Knowledge and skills:
Successful candidates must have solid knowledge of Science, Mathematics, Physics, and Engineering.
Education:
Bachelor's degree, or its equivalent in Physics, Mechanics, Material Science, Engineering, or Applied Mathematics.
English Language:
If your education has not been conducted in English, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.
APPLICATION PACK:
  • Your CV (ENG)
  • Motivation letter (ENG)
  • 2 recommendation letters
  • Diploma or transcript
  • Your certificates and awards, achievements and other materials for portfolio
Selection process:
1
Application
Prepare the application pack and submit your application by filling in the form on the Skoltech website.
2
Online selection
Every candidate must take an online profile test. You will be notified by email about the specific date and time of your test.
3
Final selection
The final round takes place in Moscow. You have to pass the TOEFL ITP exam on site, or present a valid TOEFL certificate and pass an interview. Extra written examinations may be required for certain programs during the selection weekend.
4
Enrollment
Based on the results of each applicant's overall performance, we will make a list of students to be enrolled free of charge.
Faculty
The program has a globally renowned faculty with international experience
and a broad network of collaborations:
Assistant Professor
Associate Professor,
Program Coordinator
Adjunct Professor
Professor
Associate Professor
Professor
Application
The admission campaign is open!
To apply, click the button below.
Applications will be accepted until July 16, 2019 inclusive:
Contact
e-mail: admissions@skoltech.ru
phone: +7 (495) 280-1481
address: 3 Nobel Street, Skolkovo, 121205, Russia Federation


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