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Ph.D. On Campus

Mechanical Engineering

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

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23411 USD/year
23411 USD/year
6869 USD/year
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About

The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers a program leading to the Ph.D. degree in Engineering in the field of Mechanical Engineering at University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

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Overview

The program at University of Nevada, Las Vegas also offers the Ph.D. degree with major in the field of Nuclear Engineering. The Nuclear Engineering major track has the same admission and degree requirements as the Mechanical Engineering .

Career Possibilities

A Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering may not be necessary to work as a regular engineer. A master's might be sufficient for getting such a position, and after enough time, your experience may outweigh education. A Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering is most necessary for those positions in the field of mechanical engineering that will require the greatest knowledge; those positions are most likely to be encountered in academia and at the highest levels of engineering work.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Radiation Heat Transfer
  • Convective Heat Transfer
  • Advanced Thermodynamics
  • Nuclear Criticality Safety Engineering

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.5
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

Post-Master's subplan

  • The applicant must have a Master of Science in Engineering degree or equivalent with a major in mechanical engineering or a closely allied field. 
  • A minimum post-baccalaureate GPA of 3.30 (on a 4.00 scale) is required for graduates from accredited U.S. institutions. The Graduate College is responsible for international GPA interpretation.
Post-Bachelor's subplan
  • The applicant must have a bachelor's degree in engineering or a closely related discipline. 
  • A minimum GPA of 3.50 (on a 4.00 scale) is required for graduates from accredited U.S. institutions. The Graduate College is responsible for international GPA interpretation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23411 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23411 USD per year
  • National

    23411 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23411 USD per year
  • In-State

    6869 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6869 USD per year

Living costs for Las Vegas

880 - 1430 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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