1. Brief Introduction
The program is to provide students with the basic theories and principles of fluid mechanics, hydrodynamic design of hydraulic machinery and fluid experiments and control technology, and develop them with rigorous and challenging curriculum to help their future academic and professional career. Students are to acquire the ability of conducting independent scientific research in the field of fluid machinery and engineering, develop stronger innovative awareness and better teamwork spirit. They are to get familiar with the latest developments and the international frontier in the field, and be prepared for working on scientific research, product development and technology management.
2. Application Requirements
2.1 Language Requirement (at least one of the following equivalents):
2.1.1 High school education completed in the medium of English;
2.1.2 A paper-based TOEFL score of 500; or an IELTS score of 5.5;
2.1.3 Other evidence that is acceptable to Zhejiang Sci-Tech University to demonstrate English language proficiency at the necessary level.
2.2 Academic Requirements: Bachelor degree or equivalent education in related fields
2.3 Application materials required: Provide bachelor diploma notarized copies and the score report’s transcripts or notarized copies of undergraduate courses. When the diploma is neither Chinese nor English, notarized Chinese or English translated documents are required.
2.4 Research and Study plan in English or Chinese, at least 1500 words.
2.5 Recommendation letters: two letters of recommendation in Chinese or English by professors or associate professors.
2.6 Curriculum Requirements: The Master course consists of 2 semesters. Students are required to obtain at least 32 credits, with 7 credits of general degree courses, 12 credits of major-related degree courses, 11 credits of major-related optional courses, and 2 credits of academic activities.
2.7 Paper Requirements:
2.7.1 The dissertation shall be completed independently by students themselves under the instruction of their supervisors and should put forward novel scientific ideas and has important academic or practical significances.
2.7.2 Opening report of the graduate paper will be carried out at the third semester. It will take at least one year to finish the final paper.
2.7.3 The format of opening report and dissertation should follow The Requirements of Opening Report for Postgraduates’ Scientific Dissertation of Zhejiang Sci-Tech University and The Format of Scientific Dissertation of Zhejiang Sci-Tech University.
2.7.4 According to Rules of Postgraduates’ Oral Defense of Zhejiang Sci-Tech University, students should publish at least one scientific paper in prescribed journals or obtain other prescribed scientific achievement before the oral defense, which is also the requirement of applying for the master degree.
3. Main Courses
Numerical analysis, Mathematical Statistics, Matrix theory, Numerical solution of partial differential equation, Computational fluid mechanics, Modern fluid measurement technology, Process fluid machinery, Modern control theory, Hydrodynamic Design of Hydraulic Machinery
4. Duration: 2.5 years (the duration of study can be 2 to 4.5 years)
5. Tuition：RMB 31000yuan/year
6. Contact Information
International Students Office, Zhejiang Sci-Tech University (ZSTU)
Contact Person: Jenny ZHENG
Add: Second Avenue, Xiasha Higher Education Zone, Hangzhou, P. R. China, 310018