Master’s thesis in engineering - commissioned theses support development


A master’s thesis in the fields of engineering is a public piece of original research counted towards the degree of Master of Science in Technology/Architecture. Thesis project is an excellent way to try out potential new employee before recruitment.

Commissioned Master’s thesis in the fields of engineering is completed in cooperation with employer organisation. There the master student carries out a design, development or research project that may, for example:

• address practical challenges

• develop products or processes

• apply or test new technologies

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Who's it for

Companies and organisations that are looking for additional resources for development activities, new talent or international perspectives.

How does it all happen

Student is either employed for the commissioning organisation or Tampere University for the duration of the thesis project, which typically lasts 6–8 months. Both the University and the commissioning organization provide supervisor for the student’s thesis project. You can advertise MSc thesis placements and topics free of charge at JobTeaser. You can enquire about a potential thesis project also from Tampere University Career Services or the faculty staff.

Contact us

For more information visit Career services website.
Send us e-mail: careerservices.tau [at]

See also: Industrial Research Fund at Tampere University of Technology