391
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of California, Berkeley / Department of Mechanical Engineering is located in Berkeley, CA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Engineering (M Eng)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 117
Doctoral Degrees 42

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Comprehensive exam or thesis (MS)
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Preliminary and qualifying exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,308
Applied
164
Enrolled

Applying

105
Application Fee - Domestic
125
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 2nd Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 570
TOEFL IBT score: 90

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

391
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.88%
Black or African American 0.77%
White or Caucasian 22%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 10.74%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 6.39%

Gender

Male (75%)
Female (24%)

Location & Contact

Address Berkeley, CA  94720
United States
Contact Prof. Roberto Horowitz
Chair
Email: mech@me.berkeley.edu
Phone: 510-642-1338
Fax: 510-642-6163