Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering consists of 139 credit hours that is accredited by ABET since 2008. Details 139 credit hours as follows:

  • 11-hour accredited university requirements.
  • 32 credit hours in the basic sciences and mathematics.
  • 23-hour college requirements.
  • 62-hour mandatory specialized topics.
  • 6 hours of optional special topics.
  • 3 hours basic engineering topics.
  • 2-hour practical industry.

The program is designed in a way to ensure the student graduates with the following skills:

  • Communication skills.
  • Computer skills.
  • analyze problems and find solutions skills.
  • Basics of Engineering Management.
In addition, the program covers variety of mechanical engineering disciplines, which helps the graduate to increase his chances to get a suitable job in the fields of mechanical engineering.
Furthermore, the Mechanical Engineering graduate can enroll in further graduate programs of the master's and doctoral degrees in mechanical engineering and engineering management.


  1. The program graduates can join a bright future in the various areas of professional jobs in mechanical engineering in the private and public sectors, such as:

    • Oil and gas fields.
    • Operational industries.
    • Electrical power generation and water desalination plants.
    • Production of aluminum and operation of industries.
    • Maintenance and service buildings.

  2. Have the ability to develop professional skills through graduate opportunities or different education.
  3. The development of leadership skills and responsibility in his career and that lead to the welfare of society and the protection of the environment.
  1. An ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline
  2. An ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution
  3. An ability to design, implement and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs
  4. An ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal
  5. An understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security, and social issues and responsibilities
  6. An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences
  7. An ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations and society
  8. Recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in, continuing professional development
  9. An ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice
  10. Knowledge of contemporary issues.
  11. An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
  12. An ability to work professionally in thermal and mechanical systems and/or manufacturing processes.
  13. An ability to realize the design of a mechanical system, component, or process.