MAE at Rutgers

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Rutgers was founded in 1908 with a focus on driving the country’s industrial growth. Today, with more than 30 full-time faculty members, the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department educates more than 700 undergraduate and 180 graduate students. Excellence in both teaching, research, and service is the top priority for our faculty.

Academic Programs

Bachelor of Science Degrees (Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering)

Our BS degrees in mechanical engineering and aerospace engineering are about learning how to conceive new ideas and bring them to life through design and manufacturing. Find out more>>

Master Degrees (Master of Science, Master of Engineering)

We offer multiple graduate fields of study, as well as a combined bachelors/master’s program in several broad areas of specialization. Find out more>>

Doctoral Degree (Ph.D.) 

In an intellectually and academically stimulating environment, our Doctoral program offers an advanced research-oriented degree with the goal of entering research-focused positions in academia, industry or government.  Find out more>> 

MAE News

On Friday, February 23rd, 2018 the East Brunswick High School Science Honors Society, with the help of its advisors hosted a Science Night for fourth and fifth graders from...
The 3rd Thermal and Fluids Engineering Conference (TFEC) was held in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, from March 4-7, 2018. As the President of the American Society of Thermal and...
Professor Jon has been awarded the 2018 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award. The 3M Nontenured Faculty Award was created over twenty-five years ago by 3M’s Technical Community in...