B.S. in Mechanical Engineering

Columbia University

New York, New York, USA
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering
Duration4 Years
LevelBachelors Program
  • This program teaches students to be creative problem solvers and nurtures the teamwork, leadership, and communication skills necessary to be effective leaders in mechanical engineering as well as in other fields such as medicine, law, consulting, management, banking, and finance
  • Beginning in the first semester, students become immersed in designing engineering solutions, take part in collaborative research projects, and expand their thinking in Columbia’s legendary Core Curriculum
  • Students will also have numerous opportunities to work with top faculty, both in the classroom and in the laboratory, who are actively engaged in pioneering research across disciplines
  • Graduates of the Mechanical Engineering program at Columbia University will attain:
    • An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health, and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
    • An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice
    • An ability to model, analyze, design, and realize physical systems, components or processes
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees4401577 INR
Hostel & Meals1108121 INR
Insurance269230 INR
Application Fee6225 INR
Orientation Fee26733 INR
Health Service Fees89353 INR
Student Life Fee112130 INR
Document Fee7690 INR
International Services Charge16113 INR
Books and Personal Expenses259123 INR
Total1894718 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicant must have passed high school
ExamsTOEFL: 100


Additional info
  • The interview may be required
  • ELP will be waived if the language of instruction during school was English

Documents Required:

  • Autobiographical information
  • Lists and descriptions of a student’s achievements, activities, employment and summer activities
  • Personal essay
  • An official high school transcript from all high schools attended
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Two Teacher Recommendations
    • These recommendations must come from teachers who taught the applicant in academic disciplines
    • One must come from a math or science teacher
  • Any documents that are part of an application file and not in English, need to be officially translated into English and submitted along with the original documents
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