MSc in Mechanical Engineering

General

Program Description

Mechanical engineers invent, analyze, and manufacture mechanical components and systems. Learn tools to succeed across engineering fields like automotive, aerospace, shipping, power, heating and cooling, and machinery, as well as the new and emerging fields of robotics, micro- and nanodevices, and medical devices.

The Mechanical Engineering Master of Science degree program provides students with opportunities to strengthen their technical backgrounds for pursuing successful professional careers in engineering research, development, and management. Graduate students enrolled in the Mechanical Engineering master’s programs have the option of pursuing a master of science degree with or without a thesis.

Program highlights

  • Small class sizes
  • Personalized path of study
  • Mentorship from professors at the top of their fields
  • Collaborative research that crosses disciplines
  • Five miles from the high-tech hub of Boston

Application Requirements

  • Application Fee
  • Resume/CV
  • Personal Statement
    • GRE not required for current Tufts undergraduates applying to the M.S. degree program
    • GRE scores may be waived for part-time students with five years of industry experience who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS, if applicable
  • Transcripts
  • Three letters of Recommendation
Last updated Nov 2019

About the School

The Tufts University School of Engineering offers a rigorous engineering education in a unique environment that blends the intellectual and technological resources of a world-class research university ... Read More

The Tufts University School of Engineering offers a rigorous engineering education in a unique environment that blends the intellectual and technological resources of a world-class research university with the strengths of a top-ranked liberal arts college. Read less