Admissions are now open for the MSc. Program in Mechanical Engineering at the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU), Israel.Â The aim of the M.Sc. program is to provide the students with expertise and advanced knowledge in mechanical engineering which will help them center their careers and create technologies to meet a wide range of human needs. Students graduating with an M.Sc. degree are equipped to assume senior R&D positions in the industry and may continue with their Ph.D. studies.Â
The MSc program is completed within 2 academic years (4 semesters) and taught completely in English.
The fields of specialization in Mechanical Engineering programs include Robotics, Control, Autonomous Systems, Solid Mechanics, Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Energy Technologies, Bio inspired Materials and Systems, Micro and Nano-Electromechanical Systems, System Design and Monitoring and Particular materials Technology.
Admission Cycle: Applications are now being accepted for Spring 2023.
Application deadline: Rolling Admission
Tuition: âTuition fee for MSc program is approximately $5,000 USD per year.
đ Eligibility Requirements:
đđģ A B.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering or in closely related fields from an accredited institution, at a minimum GPA of 80/100.
đđģ A TOEFL score of at least 85/120 or the equivalent score in an internationally recognized English proficiency exam is required. The English proficiency requirement is waived for applicants who received their B.Sc. degree in a program taught in English.
đđģ GRE is recommended but not required.
đđģ An international applicant shouldÂ contact a potential advisor from the Department of ME prior to applying to the M.Sc. program. In order to assist you in finding an advisor, please visit theÂ BGU Research Portalâ.
Scholarship:Â Â Outstanding students are eligible for scholarships which can cover the tuition fees and provide living expenses. Faculty may be able to provide additional financial support through their research grants, determined on an individual basis.
đ How to Apply: Â Please visit the online application site at:Â https://bgu4u.bgu.ac.il/pls/scwp/!app.gate?app=reg&f=1&d=2&lang=en
âđ About Ben-Gurion University of the Negev:
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev embraces the endless potential we have as individuals and as a commonality to adapt and to thrive in changing environments. Inspired by our location in the desert, we aim to discover, to create, and to develop solutions to dynamic challenges, to pose questions that have yet to be asked, and to push beyond the boundaries of the commonly accepted and possible.
We are proud to be a central force for inclusion, diversity, and innovation in Israel, and we strive to extend the Negevâs potential and our entrepreneurial spirit throughout the world. For example, the multi-disciplinary School for Sustainability and Climate Change at BGU leverages over 50 years of expertise on living and thriving in the desert into scalable solutions for people everywhere.