Department of Mechanical Engineering

Mission Statement

Overview / Description

The Mechanical Engineering Department is currently the largest department in the Francis College of Engineering, and is poised for many more exciting changes, as well as continued success, in the years to come.

The Mechanical Engineering Department offers an extensive range of graduate and undergraduate programs. The Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET (

There are approximately 850 undergraduate and over 100 graduate students enrolled in the Mechanical Engineering Department. The faculty is comprised of 30 full-time professors with distinguished academic, research and industrial backgrounds. Mechanical Engineering faculty are award-winning researchers and dedicated academics with the highest level of commitment to providing their students with a quality education and rewarding experience at UMass Lowell.

For additional information visit Department of Mechanical Engineering website or contact us.