University of Texas at Austin, Walker Department of Mechanical Engineering

A National Leader

With a reputation for excellence in energy engineering, a close proximity to Latin America and a community of world-renowned faculty leaders and innovators, the Walker Department of Mechanical Engineering in the Cockrell School of Engineering is positioned like no other department in the country. Our faculty members are NAE members, Nobel Prize winners, inventors of life- changing technologies and successful entrepreneurs dedicated not only to the next great research breakthrough, but to teaching the next generation of engineering leaders.

We value collaboration, multidisciplinary research, project-based learning and student diversity. The investments we’ve made and successful initiatives we’ve implemented prove our commitment to becoming one of the best mechanical engineering departments in the world.

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