The Department of Mechanical Engineering (ME) offers a Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering. The aim of the program is to provide students with expertise and advanced knowledge in a selected field of specialization.
Students graduating with a M.Sc. degree are equipped to assume senior R&D positions in industry and may continue towards Ph.D. studies. M.Sc. studies in Mechanical Engineering can be extended into a combined Ph.D. track, such that the Ms. thesis serves also as the Ph.D. candidacy exam. Areas of specialization in the Mechanical Engineering M.Sc. program 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.
For further information please visit the Mechanical Engineering website
» A B.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering or in closely related fields from an accredited institution, at a minimum GPA of 80/100 according to the Israeli grading system.
» 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.
» GRE is recommended but not required.
» An international applicant should 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 the BGU Research Portal.
Mandatory documents for preliminary consideration:
» A copy of the applicant's undergraduate diploma
» A copy of the applicant's academic transcripts
» A copy of the applicant's TOEFL/IETLS score
» Two letters of recommendation from faculty members who are familiar with the applicant's academic work and skills. These should be sent by the recommender directly to
» A copy of the first page of your passport
» Your class ranking in your department's graduating class (if applicable)
» A copy of your CV
Please note that original documents must be presented upon arrival in Israel.