Pitt | Swanson Engineering
Graduate Program Overview

The Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science maintains a commitment to high-quality graduate education, which is consistent with its strong research focus. The department offers both a Master of Science (MS) and Doctor of Philosophy program in mechanical engineering and materials science and engineering. At the MS level, research and professional tracks are available. 

PROGRAMS

Program Descriptions

APPLICATION PROCESS

Application Process Checklist 

For more questions regarding the application process, incomplete applications or your application status please contact the Swanson School of Engineering Office of Administration at 412-624-9800.

APPLICATION DEADLINES

Fall Term - March 1
Spring Term - July 1
Summer Term - February 1

TUITION AND FEE

Learn more about the tuition and fees associated with a graduate education at the Swanson School of Engineering.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

Find out how scholarships, fellowships, traineeships, and grants can help pay for education excellence.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Application Questions and Answers (PDF).

ENROLLMENT PROCESS

Learn more about the enrollment process.

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