Becoming “greener” is expected to create more than 1 million jobs by 2030, while there are already currently 1 million vacancies in Europe for digital technology experts. Today, 70% of companies report that they cannot find the people with the right skills.
meta4.0 has been designed to respond to the needs of society and the labour market. Graduates will become the future manufacturing experts that will work worldwide and upgrade the skills in the current industry to fill the gaps.
Training the new generation of manufacturing experts
meta4.0 innovatively combines theoretical and applied courses with labs and internships in a multidisciplinary environment.
The programme has been precisely structured to cover during the first year the fundamentals on manufacturing technologies in France and then materials science and engineering in Italy in order to fit the graduates with strong mandatory basis. You will be proposed 4 specializations during the second year and will be able to study in Norway, Slovenia, France or Germany.
Graduated from meta4.0, you will become a highly qualified engineering or scientific staff, in a public or a private sector, trained on key topics such as digitalization, sustainability or advanced manufacturing. meta4.0 will make you benefit form a genuine European learning space and an international network.
The most prominent universities
in Europe in the field of Manufacturing
Among the five largest EU Member States, Germany manufacturing sector contributed to one third of the EU’s value added in 2018, followed by Italy and France who also recorded a large share. This confirms that we have to be the main actors to lead the change of the Manufacturing 4.0!
meta4.0 thus aims of boosting the academic and industrial cooperation with six of the most prominent universities in Europe in the field of Manufacturing.
How to apply
Apply on time
Feb 13, 2023 – March 24, 2023.
end of August 2023.
Prospective students must have at least Bachelor of Science or Engineering degree, i.e. an equivalent of 180 ECTS, in Mechanics, Mechanical Engineering, Materials science & Engineering, or equivalent with a strong background in Mechanics, Physics and Mathematics;
Sufficient proficiency in English (B2 level) is necessary and must be supported by IELTS, TOEFL or TOEIC certificate.