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Mechanical Engineering, Ph.D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #571 (QS) , VT,
On behalf of the mechanical engineering graduate faculty, I welcome you to discover the different facets of our dynamic program at the University of Vermont. We offer a doctoral (Ph.D.) degree and a Master of Science (M.S.) degree in mechanical engineering, as well as an accelerated M.S. degree in mechanical engineering for qualified students.

About

The size of the Mechanical Engineering program offered by University of Vermont also enables you to have close interactions with the rest of the faculty, and to regularly participate in the life of the program via graduate student seminars and invited speaker presentations. 

Since its creation, students from across the United States and various countries around the world have graduated from the UVM mechanical engineering graduate program. Also, we actively seek to admit a diverse group of students in mechanical engineering to address the contemporary challenges of our Society. To date, our graduates have achieved successful careers in academia as distinguished professors, in industry as engineers and entrepreneurs, and in government positions as program directors for national funding agencies or scientists at national laboratories. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    75 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Biomaterials Engineering
  • Machinery Analysis & Synthesis
  • Control Systems
  • Numerical Methods for Engineer
  • Astrodynamics
  • Turbomach Vibration Anyl/Tstng
  • Compressible Flow
  • Centrifugal Compressors
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Doctoral Dissertation Research

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • To be considered for admission in our graduate program in mechanical engineering, students must complete an official application with UVM Graduate College using the online application process. Applications are evaluated based on transcript information, GRE (general test), statement of purpose, and recommendation letters to develop a complete understanding of an applicant's likelihood to succeed in advanced study of mechanical engineering. 
  • While applications are reviewed as soon as they are received, we appreciate your patience until the admission decision is made. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    39160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39160 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    39160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39160 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    16768 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16768 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Burlington

  • 1269 - 1890 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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