Ph.D. On Campus

Mechanical Engineering

Cornell University

60 months
29500 USD/year
29500 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Mechanical Engineering program emphasizes basic mechanical sciences to prepare students for the diversity found at the frontiers of research and industrial development. The Mechanical Engineering program is offered by Cornell University.



  • The faculty is particularly strong and active in biomechanical engineering, fluid dynamics, turbulence, combustion, thermal systems engineering, multiphase flows, energy and power systems, transport processes in microgravity, mechanical systems and design, control and robotics, dynamics and control of space structures, mechanics of materials and materials processing, materials microgravity sciences and computational mechanics.
  • Prospective students completing a bachelor's degree may apply directly to the Ph.D. program. Students who have already completed, or are in the process of completing, a master's degree, should also apply for the Ph.D. program.
The Mechanical Engineering program is offered by Cornell University.

Programme Structure

Concentrations by Subject:

  • Biomedical Mechanics
  • Dynamics And Control
  • Energy And Sustainability
  • Fluid Dynamics
  • Micro- And Nanoscale Engineering
  • Solid Mechanics And Materials
  • Thermal Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Recommendations
  • A statement of purpose
  • Transcripts
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29500 USD per year during 60 months.
  • National

    29500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29500 USD per year during 60 months.

Living costs for Ithaca

1128 - 2460 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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