M.Sc. On Campus Online

Mechanical Engineering

Villanova University

12 months
43200 USD/year
43200 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Mechanical Engineering program of Villanova University is modern, relevant and comprehensive.


In addition to the broad areas of thermal sciences, mechanics and materials, and dynamics and controls, the courses in the Mechanical Engineering program of Villanova University are also offered in emerging fields like bioengineering and nanotechnology.

Our Community

Pursuing an engineering master's degree at Villanova is to become part of a close-knit scholarly community. Professors are highly available and engaged in their students' success.

Successful Outcomes

Graduates of Villanova's Master's of Mechanical Engineering program go on to careers at companies such as:

  • The Boeing Company
  • Ford Motor Company
  • L3Harris Technologies
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Naval Surface Warfare Center
  • Northrop Grumman

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Engineering Analysis
  • Nano/Microscale Mater Behavior
  • Fiber Composite Structures
  • Numerical Methods for Engineering Simulation
  • Intro-Computational Fluid Mechanics
  • Biomechanics of Soft Tissues

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The applicant's undergraduate record and letters of recommendation must indicate the ability to undertake graduate studies.
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0.
  • Applicants should ideally hold an accredited bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or its equivalent. Applicants not possessing an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering may be required to take additional undergraduate courses prior to admission.
  • Scores on the General Test of the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) are required for International applicants and graduates of institutions not accredited by ABET.
  • International applicants must give evidence of adequate proficiency in the English language.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1440 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    43200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1440 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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