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Mechanical Engineering, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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We teach you the fundamentals in statics, dynamics, design, materials, fluid mechanics, thermodynamics and heat transfer—knowledge that lets you design and build creative solutions for our global challenges. You also get the opportunity to explore aspects of traditional mechanical and aerospace engineering as well as emerging research in biomedical engineering and nanotechnology.George Washington University's Mechanical Engineering program offers options in aerospace engineering, biomechanical engineering, patent law and medical preparation.

You will learn to analyze forces, stress, energy, power, materials, motion, manufacturability and societal impact. You can apply these lessons to design products and processes such as aircraft engines, vehicles, robots, manufacturing machinery and power-generation systems. You will be challenged to become a creative problem solver.

What can I do in the Mechanical Engineering field?

Mechanical engineers develop almost anything that involves energy and moving parts, so you will have many career options and opportunities to make a difference. These include careers in the automotive, aerospace, manufacturing, power generation and transformation or biomedical industries. Your degree also prepares you for further studies in a number of fields.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Analytical Mechanics 
  • Engineering Analysis 
  • Engineering Computations
  • Multivariable Calculus
  • University Physics 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • Common Application
  • Financial Certificate
  • Photocopy of your Passport
  • International Credentials
  • Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    58550 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 58550 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    58550 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 58550 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Washington, D. C.

  • 1705 - 2980 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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