The degree of Master of Engineering (MEn) is degrees by research work. While formal coursework constitutes a small portion of the programme, the candidate is mainly required to undertake a research project which proves the ability of the candidate in understanding the state-of-art in the candidate's field of studies. In addition, candidates pursuing the MEn degree should demonstrate the potential to pursue an innovative research work.
2. Length of Candidature and Credits
The usual length of the candidature is two and half years for MEn During the period of candidature, the candidate is usually supported by a studentship. The formal coursework consists of 52 credits.
3. The main research orientation
1) Modern power electronics converter and control system
2) Modern electric drives motion control system
3) Application of computer and network technology in electric drives system
4) Application of new electronic components in power electronics and electric drives system
4. Master Curriculum for Majors of Power Electronics and Electric Drives
Academic Degree Courses Political Theoretical Course
Theory and Practice of Scientific Socialism
First Foreign Language
Basic and Specialized Course
Electrical Engineering Theory
Modern Motor Control Theory and System
Matrix theory in control
Required Courses Literature Reading Seminar
Modern power electronics components and its application
Modern technology of power conversion
FPGA/CPLD and its application
Microcomputer application in power conversion and motion control
Control strategy of electric drives system
Intelligent control and its application
5. Confirmation of Study
During the first 18 months of candidature, the candidate is compulsorily required to present a seminar reporting on the progress of the project with a written report, which should be no less than 3000 words, with a bibliographic list consisting of no less than 30 books or articles. Upon successful demonstration of satisfactory progress, which has to be endorsed by a review committee, the candidate will be confirmed as being formally admitted to the MEn programme. The review committee includes necessarily no less than 3 professor or associated professors.
The candidate will be examined by the standard of her/his written dissertation, in the form of an MEn Thesis, as well as an oral defence session. The board of Examiners consists of no less than 5 professors, usually more than a half of them are from other universities. The examiners make recommendations to the School Academic Committee who then makes final decision as to the award of the degree to the candidate.
1. Photocopy of valid passport
With photo, passport number &expiration date and name included.
2. Passport-sized photo
A passport-sized photo taken recently of the applicant.
3. Bachelor's degree diploma
Graduation certificate should be in Chinese or English.If not, it should be translated into Chinese or English and be notarized.
4. Transcript of undergraduate school
5. Two recommendation letters
From professor,associate professor or equivalents.
6. Certificate of English proficiency test
IELTS or TOEFl will only be required if the applicant is not a native English speaker.
7. Certificate of Chinese language education
For applying Chinese-medium programs.
8. Study plan
Including study purpose, research interest and research plan in brief. (at least 1 A4 page)