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CRICOS code: 00113B

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Bachelor in Mechatronics Engineering

Duration

4 Years

Key Dates

September 2021

Transfer Option

Enrol in B.E. in Mechatronics Engineering at Chitkara University and an option to transfer after two years of study in India to Deakin University, Australia and graduate with a degree in Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering (Honours) from Deakin in Australia, after 4 years (2+2) of total study.

Academic Mentorship in Mechatronics

AT CHITKARA UNIVERSITY INDIA

IN A PATH BREAKING MOVE TO FURTHER REACH OUT IN A GLOBALLY CONNECTED WORLD, CHITKARA UNIVERSITY AND DEAKIN UNIVERSITY, AUSTRALIA, IS OFFERING AN INTERNATIONAL TRANSFER PROGRAM IN MECHATRONICS WHICH IS A 4 YEAR UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE THROUGH THE CENTRE FOR GLOBAL EDUCATION AT CHITKARA UNIVERSITY. IN THIS PROGRAM, STUDENTS WILL STUDY 2 YEARS AT CHITKARA UNIVERSITY BEFORE OPTING TO TRANSFER AT DEAKIN UNIVERSITY, AUSTRALIA, WHERE THEY WILL STUDY AN ADDITIONAL 2 YEARS. UPON COMPLETION OF ALL COURSE REQUIREMENTS, STUDENTS WILL GRADUATE WITH A BACHELOR OF MECHATRONICS ENGINEERING (HONOURS) DEGREE FROM DEAKIN UNIVERSITY, AUSTRALIA.

In the first two years, the course will be co-taught by faculty from both Universities through blended mode which may include face-to-face classes, video conferences and short intensives. On successful completion of the first two years at Chitkara University, students will have an option to articulate and transfer (based on conditions) into the 4 year Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering (Honours) for on-campus studies at Deakin University in Australia.
WELCOME TO DEAKIN − HOME OF HAPPY STUDENTS! DEAKIN UNIVERSITY HAS ALWAYS BEEN AHEAD OF THE CURVE. FROM BEING THE FIRST AUSTRALIAN UNIVERSITY TO SPECIALISE IN DISTANCE EDUCATION TO BECOMING THE UNIVERSITY WITH VICTORIA’S MOST SATISFIED STUDENTS TEN YEARS RUNNING, DEAKIN HAS A LONG AND ILLUSTRIOUS HISTORY.
​A high-quality education, excellent employment prospects, and a university experience you will love – that’s what Deakin University, Australia, has to offer.Deakin’s approach to learning places emphasis on practical experience and our curriculum is informed by the best in the industry. Your engineering degree will include industry placements, which will give you the opportunity to apply your knowledge and explore your career options. And through unique DeakinTALENT graduate employment services, you will be able to directly connect with employers, build your experience and prepare for your graduate job search.
As we move into an increasingly digital future, Deakin has invested in the latest technology, state-of-the-art learning tools, and facilities to ensure our students are ready for the jobs of tomorrow. This includes electrical and renewable energy labs and design and product realisation labs.But Deakin offer’s more than just a quality Australian degree. Students can get involved through more than 150 clubs and societies, or make use of Deakin’s wide range of student support services. You don’t just study a degree at Deakin University – you get a life-changing experience while investing in your career.

Top 1% University Worldwide

​Placed at 231, Deakin is ranked in the top 1% of universities globally by the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2020. This rating indicates world-class facilities, research, and teaching, as well as employability, innovation, and inclusiveness.

Best Rated University

Deakin University is the winner of Victorian International Education Award 2020 for ‘Excellence in International Student Employability and Career Development’.

World Class Facilities

Get access to the world-class facilities and state-of-the-art infrastructure at Deakin's Geelong campus, gain hands-on experience and apply the research in a real-time environment.

Most-Satisfied Students

For ten consecutive years Deakin's undergraduate students have been the most-satisfied students of all Victorian universities (Australian Graduate Survey 2010–2015, Graduate Outcomes Survey 2016–2019 (GOS), Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT)).

Top 1% university worldwide

Best Rated University

World class facilities

Most-satisfied students

Program Framework at Chitkara University (Year 1 & Year 2)

– Design Fundamentals
– Engineering Physics
– Applied Algebra and Statistics
– Academic Integrity
– Machine Design
– Analogue and Digital Electronics
– Engineering Modelling
– Electrical Systems Engineering Project
– Introduction to Mathematical Modelling
– Programming for Engineers
– Embedded Systems Design
– Programming and Visualisation
– Power Electronics
Students who opt to take the pathway to Deakin University’s Geelong campus (subject to meeting transfer conditions ) will take the following courses in the subsequent semesters in Australia to get the 4-year degree in Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering (Honours) from Deakin University.

Program Framework at Deakin University

Year 3

TRIMESTER 1

– Mechatronic Design
– Artificial Intelligence for Autonomous Systems
– Data Communication

TRIMESTER 2

– Electromechanical Systems Design
– Control Systems
– Dynamics of Machines

Year 4

TRIMESTER 1

– Engineering Project A
– Two elective units

TRIMESTER 2

– Engineering Project B
– Virtual and Augmented Interfaces
– Professional Engineering Practice
Students who opt to stay at Chitkara University will enter in the 3rd year of BE in Mechatronics and will take the courses in the 3rd and 4th year to successfully graduate from Chitkara University in the discipline of 4 year Mechatronics Engineering degree.
*Chitkara University and Deakin University are continually striving to improve their programs and delivery. The information contained in this framework is subject to change without notice.

Program Highlights at Chitkara University

Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilities Integrate well-developed knowledge of physical sciences and engineering fundamentals, which underpins the engineering discipline to analyse complex engineering problems and to evaluate possible solutions. Apply professional engineering knowledge, and knowledge of contextual factors in order to design, develop and maintain sustainable engineering infrastructure, systems or products. Plan and execute research projects to show capacity for advanced knowledge and skills in an engineering discipline and thereby demonstrate the ability to continue professional development and/or scholarship.
Communication Apply effective communication skills in a professional context to interpret, evaluate and present technical engineering information using oral, written, visual modes. Demonstrate proficiency in comprehending viewpoints of others and present arguments and justifications for representing engineering position to technical and non-technical audience.
Digital literacy Identify, select and use digital technologies and tools relevant to the engineering discipline to generate, manage and share information. Demonstrate the ability to independently and systematically locate information, evaluate its reliability, and use the information for engineering design, problem solving and research purposes.
Critical thinking Demonstrate autonomy and judgement through balanced application of logic, intellectual and research criteria to review, analyse, and synthesise information for engineering problem solving.
Problem solving Apply engineering knowledge, skills and techniques to identify and define complex problems in a variety of contexts. Evaluate and use established engineering methods to identify potential solutions to independently and collaboratively resolve complex engineering problems and realise solutions. Demonstrate innovative and creative approaches and/or solutions in planning, designing or executing engineering projects.
Self-management Evaluate own knowledge and skills using frameworks of reflection and take responsibility for learning and performance. Work responsibly and safely in engineering environments to demonstrate professionalism.
Teamwork Undertake various team roles, work effectively within a team, and utilise effective teamwork skills in order to achieve learning goals. Apply interpersonal skills to interact and collaborate to enhance outcomes through shared individual and collective knowledge and creative capacity to optimise complex problem resolution.
Global citizenship Formulate sustainable engineering practices by integrating aspects of design, development or research through concern for economic, environmental, social and cultural perspectives and values. Engage with global traditions and current trends in engineering practice in order to appreciate diversity, seek equity in outcomes and adopt ethical and professional standards.

Learning Outcomes

Career Opportunities

As a mechatronics engineering graduate, you could be employed in the following roles:

DEAKIN’S BACHELOR OF MECHATRONICS ENGINEERING (Honours) PREPARES YOU TO BE AN INDUSTRY-READY ENGINEER CAPABLE OF CREATING THE ELECTRONICS, ROBOTS AND AUTONOMOUS SYSTEMS THAT POWER OUR FUTURE. THIS COURSE IS TAILORED TO INDUSTRY AND GIVES YOU ACCESS TO CUTTING-EDGE TECHNOLOGY AND FACILITIES IN OUR MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR ENGINEERING PRECINCT, INCLUDING STATE-OF-THE-ART MECHATRONICS SYSTEMS AND ROBOTS.

Mechatronics engineering at Deakin trains you in a range of engineering disciplines to ensure you graduate with a broad skill set that enhances your employability. Deakin’s Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering (Honours) course is accredited by Engineers Australia, which gives the degrees international recognition, allowing graduates to practise as professional engineers in many countries around the world.
Employement opportunities with:

Work experience

This course includes a professional unit, where you will be required to undertake at least 60 days (12 weeks full-time) of practical work experience in an engineering workplace, developing and enhancing your understanding of the engineering profession, possible career outcomes, and the opportunity to establish valuable professional networks during your degree once you move to Australia.

Fee Structure at Chitkara University

A student will save significantly on International tuition during their two years of study at Chitkara university in India. The international will only be applicable when the student transfers to Australia in the third year at Deakin University

program

B.E. Mechatronics

FEE PER SEMESTER

Rs. 1,75,000/-

Fee Structure upon transfer in the 3rd year to Deakin University in Australia

program

Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering (Honours)

Appx. Fees per year in 2021 (AUD)

$36,400*

*The course fee shown is indicative only and actual fees may vary.

The estimated course fee is based on the tuition fee costs of undertaking 8 credit points of study in the course within the specified year (i.e. the number of credit points that equates to full-time study) but:

How to Apply at Chitkara University

You can visit our website or download application form or visit us at our admission office in Chandigarh or speak to our representative. Once you meet the eligibility conditions below, you can deposit application form with required documents and application fee to receive your letter of admission. The eligibility conditions are :
Mandatory personal Interview with our Academic Team.
​* Eligibility criteria are subject to change with each Academic year.

Geelong

Geelong is Australia’s second fastest growing city and is famous for sport and leisure, with the second oldest Australian Football team and great opportunities to play a wide range of sports. As one of Australia’s largest urban centres, Geelong provides the perfect environment to achieve work-life balance. Geelong is an educational centre with a large library, an art gallery, the Naval and Maritime Museum, and the National Wool Museum. The city is close to the stunning Great Ocean Road and copious surf-friendly beaches.
As the largest regional city in Victoria, Geelong has so much to offer it’s hard to know where to begin. Less than an hour from Melbourne, Geelong offers a range of idyllic lifestyle options. Inner city, coastal, suburban, rural or bay side, there’s something for everyone.

Transfer to Australia

You can apply for transfer to Deakin University in Australia after studying and demonstrating academic success (with a requisite GPA of 6.5 on 10.0 scale) at Chitkara University’s B.E. in Mechatronics Engineering. You will be eligible to transfer into the third year of Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering (Honours) degree at Deakin University, Geelong Campus, Australia with prior learning credits from the first two years of your study at Chitkara University. You will apply at Deakin University in Australia for transfer into the third year of Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering (Honours) program and based on approval of study permit from the concerned authorities and other conditions, you can graduate with a four year Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering (Honours) Degree.

You will also be eligible to apply and receive a three years of Post Study Work Permit after successful Graduation/Completion of the program. However, apart from academic success, you have to secure a study permit from the Department of Home Affairs at the Australian High Commission in New Delhi, the only Australian Government visa granting Authority.

Additional Requirements

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Work in Australia

As an international student at Deakin, you can work part time according to the conditions of your visa. If you are on a student visa you can work up to 40 hours per fortnight in a trimester when your course is in session. This includes work experience related to your degree, unless it is a mandatory component of that degree. During trimester breaks and holidays, you can work as much as you want. Deakin can even help to find a job that suits you – whether you would like some extra income, or if you are keen to get some work experience related to your degree.