M.Sc. On Campus

Mechanical Engineering

Clarkson University

24 months
1388 USD/credit 20820 USD/year
1388 USD/credit 20820 USD/year
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The objective of the Mechanical Engineering program at Clarkson University is to expand your understanding and application of solid mechanics, thermal fluid systems, materials and energy systems and advance your career opportunities in power systems, emerging energy technologies and product design evolution.


As a student in the Mechanical Engineering program at Clarkson University, we encourage you to consider MBA electives and non-technical courses to integrate business skills that complement your technical expertise.

We offer an MS degree in mechanical engineering both at the Capital Region Campus and in Potsdam, N.Y. Capital Region courses take place in the evening, while courses in Potsdam are typically held during the day.

Programme Structure

  • A minimum of 30 credit hours of graduate coursework, including at least 20 credit hours of course and seminar work.
  • A written thesis based on independent research
  • A comprehensive examination
  • An appropriate, professionally oriented special project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application form.
  • Resume and statement of purpose.
  • Letters of recommendation — three letters required.
  • Official transcripts.
  • Test scores — GRE and TOEFL/IELTS (if applicable).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1388 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    20820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1388 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Potsdam

892 - 1945 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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