24 months
1533 USD/credit 22995 USD/year
1533 USD/credit 22995 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The objective of the Mechanical Engineering program from 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. 


Key Features

Gain an edge in today’s competitive marketplace by developing your analytic and strategic skills and learning how to apply them in fields that are growing in our region and around the world.

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.

They 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

Courses include:

  • Advanced Thermal Systems 
  • Advanced Fluid Mechanics 
  • Stochastic Processes in Engineering 
  • Fluid Mechanics of Aerosol Dis
  • Experimental Aerosol Mechanics and Instrumentation 
  • Advanced Optimal Design
  • Advanced CAD 
  • Continuum Mechanics 
  • Advanced Mechanical Vibrations 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Clarkson University and/or in United States, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application Form
  • Resume.
  • Statement of Purpose.
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation.
  • Official Transcripts.
  • GRE Test Scores.
  • For International Applicants, an English Proficiency Test is required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22995 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1533 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    22995 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1533 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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