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Ashesi-ETH Master in Mechatronic Engineering Scholarship Program 2024 for African Engineers

Ashesi-ETH Master in Mechatronic Engineering Scholarship Program 2024 for African Engineers

This program is designed in collaboration with ETH Zurich in Switzerland, Ashesi University in Ghana, and industry partners with operational presence in Africa to address regional market needs.

The courses are taught in Ghana by faculty from Ashesi University and ETH Zurich. As a program graduate, you will have the necessary specialist competencies and a diverse set of skills to pursue a career in this dynamic field.

ETH Zurich is a globally recognized university that specializes in engineering education and has a strong presence in Africa.

The university is ranked 11 in the World by Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2024.

Ashesi University is a young and entrepreneurial university that was founded in 2002. Teaching at Ashesi focuses on complementing technical knowledge with ethical leadership skills.

Programme Highlights

  • Fully Funded Educational Programme: Full scholarships covering tuition, academic fees, laptop & equipment, accommodation, health insurance, one trip home each year, monthly stipend for other living expenses
  • Mentorship: Personal career development, supported by profesional experts and guided by an experienced mentor
  • Internship: Challenging hands-​on assignments in learning by doing
  • Job Offer: Our global-​leading industry partners and other companies in the region provide job opportunities after graduation
  • Three-​Year Programme with Two Certificates: Master of Advance Studies (MAS) from ETH Zurich and Master of Science (MSc) from Ashesi University

Awarded Degree/Certificate

  • On completion, students will receive a Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) from ETH Zurich and a Master of Science (MSc) from Ashesi University. There are no diploma substitutes.

Fully-​funded programme

  • No tuition fees
  • Full scholarships covering living expenses, travel and other programme costs
  • 3-​year duration, 2 certificates
  • A $50 application fee applies

This option is only available if you apply and are selected for an industry scholarship.

Other scholarships 

There are additional scholarships and fee-​paying options available at Ashesi University.

How to Apply

Admission Requirements

  • BSc or MSc in Electrical, Electronic, Computer, Mechanical, Process and Mechatronics Engineering
  • Second Class Upper or better
  • Proficiency in English

Selection Criteria

  • Academic Qualifications
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Extracurricular Achievements
  • Working/Internship Experience
  • Demonstration of Motivation

Application Deadline

  • Applications for cohort 4 (programme start in 2025) are open until 31 July 2024.

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the  Ashesi-ETH Master in Mechatronic Engineering Scholarship Program