Graduate Program Overview


The Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering (MechSE) offers graduate degrees in both Mechanical Engineering and Theoretical and Applied Mechanics. MechSE is a large and comprehensive department, and the ME and TAM programs are among the top ranked programs in the world. MechSE MS and PhD graduates go on to careers as leaders in research, industry, education, and government.


Contact Info

Graduate Programs Office
166 MEB
1206 W. Green St.
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 244-3416
mechse-gradatillinois [dot] edu

Student Profiles

Graduate school at MechSE is the perfect match for me! I get a strong background of pure mechanics and rigorous mathematics and physics, along with comprehensive training from world-renowned faculty. And I’m able to...

MechSE Grad at-a-glance