Studyportals
Bachelor On Campus

Mechanical Engineering

Purdue University Northwest

48 months
Duration
11523 USD/year
11523 USD/year
7942 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

Mechanical engineers design and manufacture everything from small, individual parts and devices like microscale sensors and inkjet printer nozzles to massive, heavy machinery and large systems like rockets and space stations. Learn more with the Mechanical Engineering program of Purdue University Northwest.

Overview

Why study Mechanical Engineering at PNW?

Here at PNW – part of the world renowned Purdue system – you have the opportunity to earn baccalaureate and master’s engineering degrees within five years.

In addition to extensive technical training, you’ll learn project management as well as written and oral communication skills essential for the engineering profession.

Our vibrant community is home to several active engineering student organizations and our students compete in national innovation competitions.

Highlights

US News and World Report includes the engineering programs at PNW in its top 50 rankings of master’s comprehensive universities nationwide.

The student-centered Mechanical Engineering program of Purdue University Northwest, offered on both PNW campuses, includes hands-on projects and a senior design capstone experience. You’ll study in state-of-the-art labs under faculty who hold PhDs in their areas of instruction.

Career Paths

Many mechanical engineers work in industries that manufacture machinery or automotive parts.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual wage for mechanical engineers was $84,190 in May 2016.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Drawing
  • Basic Mechanics I (Statics)
  • Basic Mechanics II (Dynamics)
  • General Thermodynamics
  • Engineering Economics And Project Management
  • Fluid Mechanics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students who have not attended a previous college must submit a non-refundable $25 application fee
  • PNW will accept unofficial copies of academic transcripts to start the international admissions process
  • Test scores
  • You must submit the documents listed below to obtain a student visa for studying in the United States. If you are granted admission, they will be required for PNW to issue your “Certificate of Eligibility” or I-20

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    11523 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11523 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    11523 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11523 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7942 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Hammond

1012 - 1638 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Mechanical Engineering
-
Purdue University Northwest

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!