Major in Robotics and Mechatronics Engineering

Design robotic systems • Sharpen engineering skills • Make a difference

Solve advanced problems.

Robotics and mechatronics are interdisciplinary fields that expertly combine mechanical and electrical engineering, as well as computer science. At JBU, you'll gain the knowledge and hands-on experience you need to make your impact on these ever-growing industries. 

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Get hands-on experience

You'll gain hands-on experience from courses such as electronics and embedded systems and gain a deep understanding of configuration space and rigid-body motion in robotics. 

Enjoy fantastic facilities & equipment

The Balzer Technology Center houses over 40,000 square feet for classroom, lab and fabrication areas. Students have access to a laser cutter, a new mill, a carbon fiber 3D printer and more.

Get technical skills

At JBU, you will gain a strong background in robotics, machine design, 3D computer-aided drafting and computational modeling.

What to expect as a robotics and mechatronics engineering student


Understand design

Engineering students begin learning design in their first year and culminate in a senior capstone project with a real-world situation. 


Apply for prestigious internships

Our students regularly take summer internships at top companies like NASA, Texas Instruments and Lockheed Martin. Our faculty help connect and guide you to great opportunities.


Expand your degree

You'll be able to expand your robotics and mechatronics degree with one of our many minors, such as artificial intelligence, game design or renewable energy. 

Not sure which degree to choose? 

Learn more about our other engineering and computer science programs.



The future you starts here.

Equip yourself for a successful career and a life of purpose.