Graduate Programs

Graduate Degrees – School of Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University
Today, more than ever before, the knowledge and skills of talented persons with advanced degrees in mechanical engineering are vitally needed to serve our society. The diversity of the field has made the work of mechanical engineers critical to problem solving in virtually every field of technology.
Purdue University's School of Mechanical Engineering is shaping its academic programs around these challenges and we are proud to offer our graduate students the education needed for success in the twenty-first century.
The graduate program in Purdue University's School of Mechanical Engineering is one of the oldest and most distinguished in the United States. Over the years, the School has acquired an international reputation for excellence in its wide-ranging curriculum and diverse research activities.
In this web site, we attempt to answer some of the questions you may have about graduate study and our graduate program. If you have other questions, we urge you to send email to or or contact the Mechanical Engineering Graduate Office (765-494-5730). You are also welcome and encouraged to contact faculty members whose research interests most closely parallel your own.

We look forward to the opportunity to discuss our program with you.