Ph.D. On Campus

Engineering - Fluid and Thermal Systems

University of Georgia

48 months
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This Engineering - Fluid and Thermal Systems program from University of Georgia provides the opportunity to investigate several topics that provide a fundamental background to address these challenges.


Many of the key challenges for society involve systems that include fluid transport or thermal processes. The challenges include areas such as energy production or in the consumption of energy to the heat transfer or fluid processes in complex systems. 

Key Features 

  • Requirements for the Ph.D. in Engineering - Fluid and Thermal Systems at University of Georgia further expand on those of the Ph.D. in Engineering. 
  • These include a minimum of 72 credit hours in the student’s program of study beyond the B.S. degree. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Renewable Energy Engineering
  • Finite Element Analysis 
  • HVAC Systems for Buildings and Industry
  • Computational Engineering 
  • Advanced Fluid Mechanics 
  • Advanced Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Continuum Mechanics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

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72 alternative credits


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General requirements

  • Completion of a B.S. and M.S. (for Ph.D. applicants) with minimum GPA of 3.00 (out of 4.00) from an ABET accredited program or program in a related field.  
  • The average undergraduate GPA and graduate GPA of recent accepted students is 3.4 and 3.6, respectively. Average Quantitative GRE scores of recent accepted students range near the 80th percentile.  
  • Applicants whose primary language is not English must submit official TOEFL or IELTS scores that are not more than two years old. 

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Athens

720 - 1170 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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