M.Sc. On Campus

Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics

18 months
7884 USD/module
7884 USD/module
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The Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics program of University of Pennsylvania is innovative, unique, and nationally recognized for its excellence. 


Key facts:

  • The Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics program of University of Pennsylvania is at the forefront in preparing students for leadership careers by providing opportunities to work in emerging and interdisciplinary areas that are fueling exciting advances in technology. The program can be tailored and customized to meet individual needs under the guidance and approval of an academic advisor. 
  • Students can choose to focus on Design and Manufacturing, Mechanical Systems (Robotics, and Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS)), Heat Transfer and Fluid Mechanics with applications in energy production, material processing, and the electronics industry, Mechanics of Materials, or Biomechanics. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Numerical Methods and Modeling

  • Probability and Statistics

  • Foundations of Engineering Mathematics

  • Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos

  • Data-driven Modeling and Probabilistic Scientific Computing

  • Topics In Computational Science and Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Biographical information
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement
  • Two [2] official Letters of Recommendation
  • Unofficial Transcript – submitted with application
  • $80 non-refundable application fee
  • GRE scores
  • English language proficiency tests

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7884 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7884 USD per module during 18 months.
  • National

    7884 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7884 USD per module during 18 months.
  • Tuition per 1 course

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 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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