Manufacturing Engineering

Message from the Chair

Rajiv Nambiar

Welcome to the Department of Manufacturing Engineering at UTPA. At the undergraduate level our Department offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Manufacturing Engineering. At the graduate level we offer Master of Science degrees in Manufacturing Engineering and a Master of Science in Engineering Management.

Manufacturing is a multi-disciplinary field containing important elements of industrial, mechanical and materials engineering. Manufacturing engineers design and improve systems of people and equipment, especially those machines and processes used to provide a service or manufacture a product. Our graduates work in organizations in the manufacturing, health, logistics industries.

Our Department will also provide you with excellent opportunities to participate in challenging research projects at the undergraduate and graduate levels. This research experience will complement and strengthen your educational experience. The department laboratories are equipped with the-state-of-the-art equipment that will give you a hands-on learning experience.

Enrolling in Manufacturing Engineering at UTPA can be your first step towards a very fulfilling career. I encourage you to apply for admission into our Bachelors or Masters programs. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions regarding the various aspects of our Department or careers in Manufacturing Engineering.

Rajiv Nambiar