Admission Requirements: Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering

July 15, 2022
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Complete Online Application
Application Deadline:: December 17, 2021


Standard graduate application


Application fee ($75 domestic/$80 international)

Minimum GPA

Bachelor’s degree from an ABET accredited institution with an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher. All official transcripts must be from a regionally accredited or equivalent college or university.

GRE Scores

Official Graduate Record Exam (GRE)* scores are not required, unless the applicant:

  • Did not graduate with a four-year bachelor’s degree from an ABET-accredited undergraduate engineering or engineering technology program from an institution located in the United States OR
  • Did not achieve a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • *The University of Cincinnati’s school code for the GRE is 1833 Two letters of recommendation


Two letters of recommendation


Current resume or CV

Statement of purpose

Tell us how you think the MEng program at UC will further your career goals

International Applicant Requirements

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required from all international applicants and must be submitted electronically to UC. A photocopy of your scores should be sent with your application materials. This is required of all applicants whose native language is not English, including those with F-1 student visas and Green Cards. The minimum
  • TOEFL score accepted, Internet-based is 85. The  International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.5 or higher is acceptable. The university code for TOEFL is 1833; a department code is not required.
    The TOEFL requirement may be waived for applicants with degrees (bachelors or masters) earned in English from accredited universities and colleges in the UK, Canada, England, Australia, and New Zealand.
  • If you have a non-English transcript, it must be translated by an official translating agency. Please contact Educational Credential Evaluators, World Education Services or Global Credential Evaluators to get an official translation of your transcripts.

Applicants must satisfy the following requirements for admission to the MEng online programs. Admission to this program is based on a combination of factors. For questions about applying or application materials please contact:

University of Cincinnati – CEAS Grad Office
University of Cincinnati – CEAS Grad Office
665 Baldwin Hall
P.O. Box 210077
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0077
Phone: (513) 556-3647
FAX: (513) 556-3930
2901 Woodside Drive
665 Baldwin Hall
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0077

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