Bachelor of Science (BS) in Mechanical Engineering
The department of Mechanical engineering at RIT Dubai, established in 2010, has inherited more than 180 years of excellence from its mother programme at the Rochester campus.
The programme is designed to offer students a solid foundation in mechanical engineering fundamentals in addition to knowledge in a wide range of topics such as energy systems, air conditioning, hydraulic machines, design of machinery and system controls among other areas. The programme is unique in its hands-on and co-operative training which prepares the students to graduate directly into their jobs as engineers and enhances their network with the industry which reflects positively on their future job opportunities.
The department offers Bachelor of science Degrees in Mechanical Engineering, and an undergraduate option in Energy and the environment. Dubai students have access to other options such as Automotive Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, and Bioengineering through the study abroad programme and Rochester campus.
The programme has been approved by the Commission of Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the Ministry of Education – Higher Education Affairs (MOE-HEA) in the UAE and recognized by the KHDA and ABET.