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University of Michigan

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Ann Arbor, MI

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Overview

University of Michigan / Department of Mechanical Engineering is located in Ann Arbor, MI.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science in Engineering (MSE)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 134
Doctoral Degrees 36

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Oral defense of dissertation, preliminary and qualifying exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,710
Applied
335
Accepted
174
Enrolled
20%

Applying

Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Undergraduate degree in same or relevant field
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 560

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

553
Total Graduate Students
2%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
97%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (79%)
Female (20%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Design and manufacturing, systems and controls, combustion and heat transfer, materials and solid mechanics, dynamics and vibrations, biosystems, fluid mechanics, microsystems, environmental sustainabilities
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
36,738,132

Location & Contact

Address Ann Arbor, MI  48109
United States
Contact Kon-Well Wang
Department Chair
Email: kwwang@umich.edu
Phone: 734-764-8464