Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering

The University of Texas Rio Grand Valley

Brownsville, Texas, USA
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Duration1.5-2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The Master of Science in Engineering: Mechanical Engineering degree has a thesis option, a non-thesis option, and a project with report option.
  • Coursework is offered in areas including Mechanics and Design, Materials, and Thermal- fluid Sciences.
  • Potential research opportunities exist in
    • combustion,
    • nanotechnology,
    • MEMS and NEMS,
    • smart structures,
    • biomechanics,
    • biomaterials,
    • robotics,
    • mechatronics,
    • acoustics and vibrations,
    • materials science,
    • materials engineering,
    • solid mechanics, e
    • experimental heat transfer and fluid mechanics,
    • thermal and dynamic testing and analysis of railroad rolling stock,
    • bearing condition monitoring.
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1360213 INR
Hostel & Meals610968 INR
Insurance223602 INR
Transportation87156 INR
Books & Supplies90818 INR
Miscellaneous Expenses205804 INR
International Student Fee10986 INR
Orientation Fees5493 INR
Residence Application Fees3662 INR
Discipline Fee43944 INR
Total1282433 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.0 GPA
  • Applicants should have:
    • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a Bachelor’s degree in another field with courses and/or experience that prepare the applicant for graduate work in Mechanical Engineering or Materials Science Engineering, depending upon the track the student opts to follow.
    • Undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Applicants with 4-year bachelor; 3-year bachelor + master or 3-year bachelor + post-grad diploma may also apply
ExamsTOEFL: 79

IELTS: 6.5

GRE: Accepted

Additional info
  •  A waiver of the GRE requirement will be granted to applicants who show proof of completing a graduate degree (master’s or doctoral).
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