Master's Degrees in Mechanical Engineering in United States

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Studying Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineering deals with the design or redesign of mechanical and thermal devices or subsystems, using analysis and computer-aided design. A mechanical engineer is responsible for finding efficient solutions to the development of processes and products, ranging from small component designs to extremely large plant, machinery or vehicles.

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Studying in United States

The U.S. is home to some of the most prestigious universities in the world. It has an internationally renowned education system, and offers a huge variety of English-language courses and speciality degrees.

Applying to a Master's in United States

If you've decided to study a Master's degree at a university in United States, you will have to gather the right documents to prove that you fit the university application requirements. Provide complete personal information, previous qualifications, financial information, and a personal statement.

To apply to a university in the USA you will likely be asked to provide some of the following documents:

  • your passport or national identity card;

  • transcripts or records of grades (high school and/or university);

  • copies of past diplomas or certificates;

  • resume/CV;

  • motivation letter or statement of purpose;

  • reference letters from past employers or teachers;

  • writing sample.

Because you'll study an international degree in English, you'll have to present a language certificate. Most U.S. universities will accept one of these language tests: IELTS, TOEFL, C1 Advanced. If you don't meet the minimum language requirements, you will have to improve your skills and scores by taking an English preparation course.

Depending on the subject or specialization of your chosen Master's, you might also be asked to provide scores for additional tests including: GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, ACT, SAT. Depending on your degree subject, you might also be asked for writing sample, portfolio, or list of patents.

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307 Mechanical Engineering Master's degrees in United States