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Mechanical Engineering - Internal Combustion Engines, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #201 (WUR) Miami, FL, United States
The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering offers program leading to BS degree in Mechanical Engineering - Internal Combustion Engines at University of Miami.
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This Mechanical Engineering - Internal Combustion Engines program at University of Miami is designed to acquaint the mechanical engineering student with the fundamental science and engineering underlying the design of both conventional and high performance internal combustion engines and the fundamentals of emission formation in combustion systems, automobile mechanisms and structures including vibrations and noise. 

Included are studies of conventional fuels and synthetic fuels of the future such as hydrogen and methanol. The BSME – Internal Combustion Engines Concentration program is accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET).

The objectives of the BSME – Internal Combustion Engines Concentration program is to prepare graduates who, within the first four to six years after graduation are, either:

  • Working as a professional or as an entrepreneur in an area closely related to mechanical engineering, aerospace, automobile, or
  • Exhibit lifelong learning by pursuing or having completed a graduate or professional degree and/or demonstrated professional development

Mission of MAE Department

The mission of the MAE Department is to provide an excellent undergraduate and graduate education in mechanical engineering that will prepare graduates to meet society’s needs and aspirations.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mechanics of Solids 
  • Principles of Electrical Engineering
  • Applied Probability And Statistics
  • Introduction to Engineering 
  • Dynamics
  • Measurements Laboratory
  • Engineering Materials Science
  • Mechanical Behavior Of Materials
  • Thermodynamics 
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Heat Transfer
  • Mechanical Design 
  • Mechanics Laboratory
  • Computer Analysis of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Problems
  • Experimental Engineering Laboratory
  • System Dynamics
  • Automatic Control
  • Design of Fluid and Thermal Systems
  • Capstone Design Project-I
  • Internal Combustion Engines
  • Advanced Internal Combustion Engines Experimental Studies
  • Exhaust Emission Control

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Complete and submit the Common Application. Upon submitting, you will be asked to pay a $70 nonrefundable application fee.
  • If you have attended a secondary school outside of the United States, you must submit your official secondary school documents (transcripts, mark sheets, certificates, examination results, etc.)
  • We require you to submit two letters of recommendation: one from a high school guidance counselor and one from a teacher. 
  • The University of Miami is need-aware for first-year international undergraduate applicants. This means that, for a portion of international applicants, the Admission Committee will consider that student’s ability to pay tuition without the need for financial aid. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    52060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52060 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    52060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52060 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Miami

  • 1508 - 2610 USD/month
    Living Costs

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