M.Sc. On Campus

Mechanical Engineering

Florida International University

12 months
18030 USD/year
18030 USD/year
8202 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Science (MS) in Mechanical Engineering program at Florida International University is geared toward providing students and practicing engineers with advanced studies in several areas of specialization.


The creativity and research of the Mechanical Engineering profession impact health, exploration, manufacturing and high technology industries throughout the world. Mechanical engineering is and will remain critical in areas as diverse as space exploration, environmental control, defense, transportation, and bioengineering.

The Mechanical Engineering degree at Florida International University is available in either a thesis or a non-thesis program. Major areas of specialization include:

  • Thermo/fluid
  • Mechanics/ Materials
  • Design/Manufacturing


  • The design and manufacturing of power plants, automobiles, aircraft, robots to improved methods of transportation and production by industrial robots are but a few important inventions that would not have been realized without the creativity associated with the mechanical engineering profession.
  • Potential jobs include: Application Engineer, Design Engineer, Design Maintenance Engineer, Equipment Engineer, Mechanical Design Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Process Engineer, Product Engineer, Project Engineer, Test Engineer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Intermediate Analysis of Mechanical Systems
  • Computational Engineering Analysis
  • Finite Element Method Applications in Mechanical Engineering
  • Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis
  • Advanced Computational Engineering Analysis
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Advanced Aerodynamic Shape Design
  • Classical Thermodynamics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum 3.00 grade point average (GPA) in a completed undergraduate degree program
  • GRE or GMAT
  • Letter of intent
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Departmental application
  • English proficiency test (for foreign-educated students)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9015 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9015 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8202 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4101 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for West Miami

900 - 1400 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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