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What’s Mechanical Engineering?

Mechanical Engineering is a field that focuses on applying science and mathematics into the world’s most interesting challenges. It is by analyzing different aspects of everyday life, such as transportation, energy, consumer goods, defense applications and more, that mechanical engineers live their daily lives. Another aspect of Mechanical Engineering, whether it is a car or a spaceship, a drill or a giant jet engine, is machinery. In other words, they are the inventors of machines. Mechanical Engineers have a saying: “What does not exist, invent it and what does exist, make it better!”

Imagine the possibilities that designing and developing new technologies would bring into today’s problems. It is with people like you, that new ideas are brought to the table. Come and see for yourself how the imaginary future, is made a reality.

Why study ME at UPRM?

Mechanical Engineering is the engineering field with the most students enrolled in the U.S. On the other hand, we have the highest recognized program by the industry in Puerto Rico. While studying in Mayaguez, students have the perfect environment to develop the needed skills to perform with excellence, both academically and socially, at the University. As a mechanical engineering student here at UPRM, you will have the opportunity to be part of the 5 year, ABET fully accredited program. With more than 100 years of experience, we offer special projects in areas like aerospace, racing and robotics. Also, with an industry leading Capstone program, you will have the tools to go to the field and perform as a top engineer. More than 80% of the companies at the Job Fair look for Mechanical Engineers FROM UPRM!

The question is… ARE YOU READY?

 

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