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Abu Dhabi Vocational Education and Training Institute (ADVETI)

Mechatronics Engineering Technology

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Mechatronics Engineering


Mechatronics Engineering combines mechanical, electronic and software engineering to create computer-controlled machines. Study mechatronic engineering and you could be designing the smart systems of the future.

This qualification aims to provide learners with the knowledge, skills and competencies to assemble, install, test, operate, maintain, fault find, repair and service mechatronic systems, equipment, parts and components. This qualification is suitable for candidates wishing to embank in a career in mechatronic engineering.

Our program’s main objective is to prepare students to confidently enter the workforce by equipping them with the knowledge and skills necessary to work effectively as an Electronics Technician in an Engineering sector role within the workplace. Students will be developed to carry out routine tasks under direct and indirect supervision as well as understand the expectations associated with various roles.

Mechatronics Engineering

Functional Skills

  • Working with electronic components, circuitry, sensors, actuators, and electrical systems relevant to mechatronics.
  • Carrying out the required checks on mechatronics assembly, maintenance, and troubleshooting
  • Ability to collect, interpret, and analyze data from sensors, actuators, and other mechatronic system components
  • Use of programmable logic controllers (PLCs), and control systems used in mechatronics applications in Industries
  • Utilizing digital tools, software, and computer-aided design (CAD) software relevant to mechatronics engineering.
  • Conducting calibration procedures and maintenance requirements for mechatronic equipment to ensure accurate and reliable operation.
  • Monitoring pneumatic and hydraulic systems, including their components, operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance.
  • Monitoring robotic systems, automation technologies, and their integration into mechatronic systems.
  • Checking for safety protocols, regulations, and apply best practices in mechatronics to ensure a safe working environment and minimize hazards.
Mechatronics Engineering

21st Century Skills

  • Skills related to designing, testing, troubleshooting, using, repairing, and maintaining mechatronics systems, installations and equipment.
  • Skills to embrace new technologies i.e. Industry 4.0, adapt to changing industry trends, and learn new skills as required.
  • Clear and concise communication skills to effectively convey technical concepts, project progress, and ideas to diverse audiences.
  • Use of systems and digital technology, practical design and build skills.
  • Competence in supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) and distributed control systems (DCS), including system configuration, monitoring, data analysis, and process control.
  • Basic programming skills in languages such as C++, Python, or ladder logic used for controlling mechatronic systems.
  • Effective communication skills to collaborate with engineers, technicians, and team members, and to convey technical information clearly and concisely.
  • Proficiency in identifying and resolving technical issues through systematic troubleshooting and diagnostic procedures.
Mechatronics Engineering

Job Roles

  • Mechatronics Technician.
  • Automation Technician.
  • Robotics Technician.
  • Electro-Mechanical
  • Technician.
  • Maintenance Technician.
  • Instrumentation
  • Technician.
  • Control Systems
  • Technician.
  • Field Service Technician
  • Production Technician
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