The MME department of FIU has the mission of educating and training high-quality future engineers as well as scientists in both mechanical engineering and materials engineering fields. The Mechanical Engineering Graduate Program rank is 94 among Public Universities and 135 overall. Our Material Science Engineering Graduate Program rank is 69 for Public Universities and 99 overall. The faculty of the department are very active in their research covering a broad range of areas, which opens up great opportunities for collaboration. Some notable facilities include Advanced Materials Engineering Research Institute (AMERI) https://ameri.fiu.edu/ and Center for Study of Matter under Extreme Conditions (CeSMEC) https://cesmec.fiu.edu/. Graduate students from the MME department have found employment in academia, government, and private industries.
The Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering offers the following graduate degrees: MS Material Science and Engineering, PhD Material Engineering, Combined Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, MS Mechanical Engineering, and PhD Mechanical Engineering.
The Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering offers the following undergraduate degrees: BS Mechanical Engineering, Combined Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, and Minor or Certificate in Aerospace.