The program of Mechanical engineering is very popular among foreign students. There are many programs that can be studied at mechanical faculties in Slovakia such as mechatronics, automobile engineering, or applied mechanics and mechatronics, but the program of mechanical engineering in English is offered only by the Technical University in Kosice. University has strong cooperation with mechanical companies mainly in eastern Slovakia, such as Honeywell, Garrett, U.S.Steeel or Skoda Auto. There are also labolatories located directly at the Faculty as well in city centre (Masiarska)
Program graduates gain the knowledge of the theory of mechanical systems and their application in computational, constructional and technological problems. They are able to design, develop, implement, expand and operate modern mechanical devices and they can co‑operate with managers and specialists from other professions. They also obtain theoretical and methodical knowledge of the fields related to engineering and machines. Program graduates have improved skills in using the CAD systems, and they are introduced to the economic rules, organization and business activities in the field of mechanical production. They obtain practical experience, abilities, and skills by working in the field of construction and making documents of mechanical systems.
The Bachelor program takes 3 years and graduates are awarded with degree of Bakalár (Bachelor). There are 180 credits mandatory to be obtained by a student by combination of obligatory and optional subjects.
The Master program takes 2 years and graduates are awarded with degree of Inžinier (Engineer). There are 120 credits mandatory to graduate.