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Mechanical Engineering

To provide qualified students with a good foundation in Mechanical Engineering in order to prepare them for a successful professional career and to contribute to the needs of society.

Annual Student Enrollment & Graduation Data

 

  • To prepare mechanical engineering professionals with proper ethics, training, and knowledge needed to compete in local and international markets.
  • To provide graduates with proper background needed for research and graduate studies.
  • To provide graduates with proper tools needed for adaptation with the global technical and economic development and to be engaged in lifelong learning.
  1. Ability to apply mathematics, science and engineering principles.
  2. Ability to design and conduct experiments, analyze and interpret data.
  3. An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
  4. Ability to function on multidisciplinary teams.
  5. Ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems.
  6. Understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
  7. Ability to communicate effectively.
  8. The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context.
  9. Recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in life-long learning.
  10. Knowledge of contemporary issues.
  11. Ability to use the techniques, skills and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
  • Automotive engineering and engine design.
  • Power plants.
  • Materials and metals industry.
  • HVAC systems.
  • Advancement of industrial technology.
  • Clean energy sources, such as solar panels and windmills.
  • Design and manufacturing of industrial machinery.
  • Related governmental institutions, such as Palestine Standard Institution and Energy and Natural Resources Authority.

Requirements

Credit Hours

University Requirements

21-22

Faculty Requirements

30

Program Requirements

102

Elective Courses

7-6

Total

160

 

 

1. Compulsory Program Courses: Consist of eighty seven (87) credit hours for the following courses:

Course Code

Prerequisites

MATH2311 | CALCULUS 3

MATH1321

MATH234 | INTRODUCTION TO LINEAR ALGEBRA

MATH1321

MATH330 | NUMERICAL METHODS

MATH234
COMP230 or COMP132 or MATH310 or COMP133 or COMP142.

MATH331 | ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS

MATH1321

ENEE2101 | BASIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING LAB

PHYS112, ENEE2301

ENEE2301 | NETWORK ANALYSIS 1

PHYS132

ENEE2307 | PROBABILITY AND ENGINEERING STATISTICS

MATH1321

ENCS2301 | Fundamentals Of Electronics And Digital Systems

ENEE2301, COMP230

ENCS234 | DIGITAL SYSTEMS

COMP132 or COMP133 or COMP142 or COMP230

ENEE4102 | Fundamentals Of Electrical Machines Lab

ENEE2101, ENEE4301

ENEE4303 | Electrical Machines Fundamentals

ENEE2301

ENCE233 | MECHANICS OF MATERIALS

ENCE232

ECON337 | ENGINEERING ECONOMICS

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ENME223 | MECHANICAL DRAWING

ENME121

ENME232 | DYNAMICS

ENCE232

ENME312 | FLUID MECHANICS LAB

ENME335

ENME321 | MEASUREMENTS LAB

PHYS112

ENME331 | MATERIALS SCIENCE

CHEM143

ENME332 | MACHINE DYNAMICS

ENME232

ENME333 | THERMODYNAMICS

PHYS141

ENME334 | APPLIED THERMODYNAMICS

ENME333

ENME335 | FLUID MECHANICS 1

ENME232

ENME401 | PRACTICAL TRAINING

Finishing 90 credits and department consent

ENME411 | MECHANICAL ENGINEERING LAB

ENME312, ENME321, ENME431

ENME421 | MECHANICAL ENGINEERING TOOLS

ENME223

ENME431 | HEAT TRANSFER

ENME333, ENME335

ENME432 | REFRIGERATION AND AIR CONDITIONING

ENME431, ENME334

ENME433 | PRODUCTION ENGINEERING 1

ENME331

ENME435 | MACHINE DESIGN 1

ENCE233, ENME223

ENME435 | MACHINE DESIGN 1

ENME435, ENME332

ENME436 | Machine Design 2

(ENME435 or ENMC4421), ENME332

ENME438 | CONTROL THEORY

MATH331

ENME520 | INTRODUCTION TO GRADUATION PROJECT

ENME401, Finishing 115 credits and department consent

ENME530 | GRADUATION PROJECT

ENME520

ENME535 | INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES

ENME334

ENME537 | FLUID POWER CONTROL

ENME438


2. Elective Courses: 16 credit hours from the following courses:

Field

Course No.

Course Title

Prerequisite(s)

10 credit hours from one of the following tracks. Alternatively, for the general track students can select 10 credit hours  from either of the power or design and production  or automotive engineering tracks and must include one laboratory course.

Power

Track

ENME437

Fluids Mechanics Ii

ENME335, MATH331

ENME511

Power Lab

ENME321, ENME334

ENME531

Energy Conversion

ENME334

ENME534

Design And Operation Of Power Stations

ENME334, ECON337

Design and Production Track

ENME434

Manufacturing Processes Ii

ENME433

ENME512

Design And Production Lab

ENME411

ENME536

Computer-Aided Design

ENME436

ENME538

Advanced Dynamics And Vibrations

ENME332

Automotive Engineering Track

ENME5391

Automotive Systems Technology

ENME436 or concurrent

ENME5392

Automotive Electrical And Electronic Systems

ENME438, ENCS2301

ENME5393

Automotive Fuel And Power Systems

ENME535

ENME5194

Automotive Laboratory

ENME411 or ENMC411

6 Credit Hours from the following Courses or from the above track courses. 

 

ENME5311

Refrigeration Engineering

ENME432

ENME5312

Finite Element Methods

ENCE233,

MATH330

ENME5313

Robotics

ENME438, ENME332

ENME5321

Environmental Aspects In Mechanical Engineering

ENME531

ENME5331

Special Topic In Power Engineering

Department consent

ENME5332

Engineering Project Management

Department consent

ENME5333

Special Topic In Mechatronics

Department consent

ENME5390

Special Topic In Automotive Engineering

Department consent

ENEE4401

Power Electronics And Drive 

ENEE236ENEE4303


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