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Applied Heat Transfer

Admission Requirements

You must have a Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area (Engineering, Science, Mathematics, Technology) with GPA of 3.0 or higher. 

Note: Acceptance into the Applied Heat Transfer Certificate program does NOT assure admission to the Graduate School of Purdue University to pursue an advanced degree.

How to Apply

  • Please visit the application page.
  • A submitted electronic application
    • Campus: Select "West Lafayette (Main Campus)"
    • Proposed Graduate Major: Select "Interdisciplinary Engineering"
    • Degree Objective: Select "Applied Heat Transfer Graduate Certificate"
  • Application requirements
    • Bachelor's Degree in an Engineering-related discipline with a minimum of 3.0 GPA
    • Official transcripts for every institution of higher education attended
    • Resume
    • Statement of Purpose
    • English Proficiency for international applicants

Intended Audience

  • Engineering professionals with 5+ years experience
  • Engineering professionals seeking beginning to intermediate knowledge of applied heat transfer
  • Engineering managers seeking a background in applied heat transfer and its implementation in emerging technologies


***The Applied Heat Transfer Certificate program is available for off-campus students only.***