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Mechanical Engineering

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
27083 USD/year
27083 USD/year
14813 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Engineering: Mechanical Engineering degree at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley has a thesis option, a non-thesis option, and a project with report option. 

Overview

We offer a master degree in Mechanical Engineering at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. Coursework is offered in areas including Mechanics and Design, Materials, and Thermal- fluid Sciences. 

Potential research opportunities exist in combustion, nanotechnology, MEMS and NEMS, smart structures, biomechanics, biomaterials, robotics, mechatronics, acoustics and vibrations, materials science, materials engineering, solid mechanics, experimental heat transfer and fluid mechanics, thermal and dynamic testing and analysis of railroad rolling stock, and bearing condition monitoring.

Why UTRGV?

  • Ranked #79 among 300+ national universities by Washington Monthly in 2018
  • Accredited, cutting edge degree program
  • Experienced, dedicated faculty
  • Affordable tuition (ranked #1 in net price among national universities by Washington Monthly in 2018 and #3 most affordable university in America 2018 by BestValueSchools.com)
  • Demonstrated student success in research, professional certification and career advancement

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Intermediate Engineering Analysis
  • Fracture Mechanics
  • Modeling of Physical Systems
  • Viscous Flow
  • Engineering Seminar
  • Advanced Materials Engineering
  • Corrosion Engineering
  • Intermediate Biomaterials

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Students are encouraged to apply at least 2 months before classes start to ensure a timely application review. 

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a Bachelor’s degree in another field with courses and/or experience that prepare the applicant for graduate work in Mechanical Engineering or Materials Science Engineering, depending upon the track the student opts to follow.
  • Undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Official transcripts from each institution attended (must be submitted directly to UTRGV).
  • Three letters of recommendation from professional or academic sources.
  • Letter of Intent detailing professional goals and reasons for pursuing the graduate degree.
  • Resume.
  • GRE General Test. GRE test scores are valid for 5 years. A waiver of the GRE requirement will be granted to applicants who show proof of completing a graduate degree (master’s or doctoral).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27083 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27083 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    27083 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27083 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    14813 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14813 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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