Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering atWestern Michigan University , KalamazooDepartment of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering


1.5 - 2 years (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • Graduates with the Master of Science in Engineering (Mechanical) look forward to career opportunities at higher levels of responsibility
  • Areas of opportunity include, but are not limited to, mechanical systems and structural dynamics, system design and controls, smart and biomaterials, mechanics of composite materials, experimental stress analysis, fatigue and fracture of engineering materials, vehicle dynamics, experimental and computational fluid dynamics, thermal and power systems, alternate and renewable energy, fuel cells, combustion, noise and vibrations, finite element analysis, and micro and nano-technology
  • Opportunities for mechanical engineers continue to develop with the rapid expansion of the knowledge base
  • Students may choose the Thesis Option or the Non-Thesis Option
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  • University Rankings
    • #1001-1200

      - QS 2023

    • #1201-1500

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2023

    • #1327

      - US News & World Report 2023

    • #285

      - US News & World Report 2023

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 15,53,828
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 7,90,268
InsuranceINR 1,82,331
TransportationINR 1,42,392
Books & SuppliesINR 55,898
TotalINR 11,70,889

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 82.69


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 8ᵗʰ February 2023

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned


No specific cutoff mentioned

  • Applicants must hold a bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from an institution with an ABET/EAC accredited program
  • Applicants with degrees in other engineering fields or related disciplines may be considered for admission after they have satisfactorily completed the necessary undergraduate prerequisite courses prescribed by the department’s graduate advisor


Marks - 80/120


Marks - 54/90


Marks - 6.5/9


No specific cutoff mentioned

  • General GRE test score is required


Marks - 115/160

Other eligibility criteria
  • Conditional admission may be granted to a student with a baccalaureate degree and less than the required academic record, or anyone having a baccalaureate degree from a non-accredited college, or anyone needing more than three prerequisite courses.  A student admitted on non-degree conditional status may establish eligibility for regular admission by completing the specified prerequisite courses, and securing grades of “B” or better in each course in the first nine hours of graduate work
  • A student with a baccalaureate degree who wishes to enroll in courses but does not plan to pursue a program leading to a master’s degree, or is not eligible for regular admission may enroll in courses for which prerequisite requirements are satisfied with Non-degree status.  If the student later decides to apply for regular admission, no more than nine hours of work taken under Non-Degree status will be considered part of a degree program
Conditional Offer


Conditional Admission is granted by the department to the student who meets some of the admission requirements of the University. Continued enrollment in courses at WMU is conditional upon the applicant completing academic course work at a performance level specified at the time the “Conditional Admission” status is granted

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Three letters of recommendation are required 
  • Recommendations must be from professors with whom applicant have worked with or have had as instructors or other individuals they know on a professional basis need to be submitted to the Office of Admissions
  • Recommendation letters uploaded by students or agency will not be accepted

Note: Master of Science in Manufacturing Engineering doesn't require Letter of recommendation 

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for USA.

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