MScTimber Industry Engineering
|Study location||Hungary, Sopron|
Materials (wood, paper, plastic, glass) (ISCED 543)
Engineering (JACS H000)
|Type||Master, full degree studies|
|Nominal duration||4 semesters (120 ECTS)|
|Course code||Engineering Science|
Bachelor diploma (or higher)
Bachelor degree in a Technical/Technology/Biology-related field
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
Applications are accepted from the following territories (based on citizenship): Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Cambodia, Cape Verde, China, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Georgia, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Macedonia, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Myanmar (Burma), Namibia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Paraguay, Philippines, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, State of Palestine, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen.
B2 language certificate is required
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
The MSc Timber Industry Engineering Programme is unique to our university in Hungary and aims at the comprehensive utilization of wood and wood based materials: from materials characterization to high value added products and from processing to economic and environmental aspects. The goal of the course is professional training in wood processing and utilization: achieving a high-level theoretical knowledge and practical skills in the technical, environmental and financial aspects of wood utilization and processing, attaining a level of theoretical understanding that, along with the vocational training, enables the graduate to assume an active role in future technical developments, and to further his or her education by entering a PhD programme. Timber industry engineers are welcome in the primary and secondary processing of wood (sawmills, furniture factories, wood construction companies, etc.) in research institutes and universities globally.
BSc degree in a Technic/Technology/Biology related field.
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Based on an oral interview (via phone or skype) and degree certificate (type, exams, grades) a recruiting committee desides upon enrollment.
Ms. Vera Tolvaj
Faculty Doctoral and International Officer
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Collect of 120 ECTS from the subjects, including credits of elective subjects.
Basic sciences courses: 20 -36 ECTS
Mathematics, physics, chemistry, electronics, computer aided design
Human and economic modul: 10-20 ECTS
Corporate finance, basic legal studies, management
Core professional modul: 10-30 ECTS
Machine elements, wood utilization, wood protection, environmental protection
Professional elective: 46-60 ECTS
Wood processing, quality control, wood based composites, saw milling technologies, automatics, glueing and finishing, Company management, marketing etc.
Final degree project: 30 ECTS