With a graduate degree from Purdue University, you’ll conduct world-class mechanical engineering research, with close support from faculty and industry. You'll master the skills necessary to innovate at nearly any field: from fuel pumps to heart pumps. Carbon fiber to carbon nanotubes. Solid rockets to soft robotics.

Big ideas in a small town

Enjoy the benefits of a Big Ten university, from cultural events to exciting athletics, all within walking distance. Experience a diverse population of 40,000 students, more than 25% of them from outside the US. If you like a small-town feel, West Lafayette, Indiana has plenty of elbow room. If you prefer the big city, Indianapolis is 1 hour away, and Chicago just 2.5 hours away.

Advance your career

Take advantage of Purdue’s sought-after partnerships with industry. After graduation, utilize Purdue’s worldwide network of 82,000 engineering alumni to find the career of your dreams.

Start here!

Learn about how to apply online, and how to secure financial support with a fellowship or assistantship. Get your Master of Science, Ph.D., a 5-year combined BSME/MSME, or even a fully online master's. Contact us today!

ME Graduate Office
516 Northwestern Ave. (4th floor of Wang Hall)
West Lafayette, IN 47906
(765) 494-5730
Virtual office hours available every Tues/Wed/Thurs