Mechanical Engineering, M.Sc. | North Dakota State University | Fargo, United States
12 months
780 USD/credit 23400 USD/year
668 USD/credit 20040 USD/year
445 USD/credit 13350 USD/year
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The Department of Mechanical Engineering at North Dakota State University offers the Mechanical Engineering program which leads the M.S. degree. 


Program Description

The Mechanical Engineering program at North Dakota State University may be concentrated in a variety of areas including engineering mechanics, fatigue and fracture, biomechanics and biomaterials, thermal systems, fluid mechanics, energy, controls and mechatronics, or engineering materials with an emphasis on plastics, composite materials and nanomaterials. Students with a B.S. degree in physics or mathematics may pursue a special graduate program of study and earn an M.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering mechanics
  • Mechatronics
  • Engineering materials
  • Nanomaterials

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Applications received after the deadline will still be considered, but preference is given to those submitted by the deadline.


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
155 (quantitative)

Other requirements

General requirements

  •  Students who have graduated from an accredited institution in the United States with a baccalaureate degree in Mechanical Engineering or a closely related field must possess a GPA of 3.0 or greater for consideration of admission at full standing.
  • International students must also provide both the TOEFL (or IELTS) and GRE general test scores before their applications will be considered. Minimum requirements for consideration of admission are 71 on the TOEFL ibT or 6 on the IELTS, and 300 on the GRE (combined quantitative and verbal) with a minimum quantitative score of 155.
  • You are required to submit your online application and nonrefundable $35 application fee
  • A statement of purpose is required for admission consideration and must be uploaded to your online application
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation
  • Submitting your transcripts (statement of marks)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 780 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    20040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 668 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 445 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Fargo

870 - 1260 USD /month
Living costs

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


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