PhD Mechanical Engineering

University of Michigan – Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute

Program Description

PhD Mechanical Engineering

University of Michigan – Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute

PhD Mechanical Engineering

The goal of the Ph.D. degree is to cultivate world-class innovative leaders who can work in international universities or research institutes. A Ph.D. degree is given in recognition of a student’s outstanding knowledge and innovative capability in a specific field. JI encourages innovative research and focuses on influential high-impact projects. It seeks collaboration with government and industry partners to achieve international impact. It also encourages international cooperation and exchange, through short-term exchange programs and international conference participation.


 The academic requirements to complete a Ph.D. degree are similar to those prescribed found at major US universities.


Facilities

 

  • Laboratory for Optical Measurement and Sensing
  • Laser Precision Manufacturing Laboratory
  • Plasma Materials Processing Laboratory
  • Intelligent Design and Optimization Laboratory
  • Computation Dynamics Laboratory
  • Dynamics and Vibration Laboratory
  • Dynamic Systems Control Laboratory
  • Research Laboratory of Robotics Innovation and Intervention
  • System, Control, and Optimization Laboratory

Research


JI Mechanical Engineering Master Program conducts cutting edge research in the following subjects:

  • Biomedical Technology
  • Design and Manufacturing
  • Dynamics and Vibrations
  • Energy and Power Systems
  • Mechatronics and Control
  • Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics


Financial Aid


Several Financial aid packages are available. Applicants can apply for financial supports from one or more of the following resources:

1. Chinese Government Special Scholarship:


• Students are exempt from tuition fee, fee for learning materials and fee for dormitory on campus;

• A living stipend is provided (2,000 RMB/month);

• One-off new arrival starting support 1,500 RMB/person;

• To provide out-patient medical fees and Chinese Government Scholarship Foreign Students Medical Insurance 600 RMB/person/year.


2. Shanghai Government Foreign Student Scholarship:

 

• Students are exempt from tuition fee, and fee for dormitory on campus;

• A living stipend is provided (2,000 RMB/month);

• Critical illness insurance; accident insurance


3. Scholarship for International Students in Shanghai Jiaotong University

 

• Students are exempt from tuition fee

• A living stipend is provided (2,000 RMB/month)

• Settlement fee of RMB 5,500 will be granted at the beginning of every semester

Duration & Price
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Sept. 2016
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