• Degree: Bachelor
  • Campus: Debbieh,Tripoli
  • Faculty: Engineering
  • Department: Mechanical Engineering

Program Description


The Mechanical Engineering Department is devoted to educating exemplary mechanical engineers by instituting best learning practices that drive knowledge, build skills and competencies, inspire learners to define a purpose, develop a passion to forever learn, cultivate a sense of responsibility toward the profession, society and environment, and attain the ability to confront challenges, and in so doing contribute to the advancement of the community.


The educational objectives of the ME program are determined to support career advancement of the graduates and as they pursue their career goals, the graduates will:

1. be competent to handle complex engineering tasks and provide innovative solutions through the integration of best practices.

2. be recognized for their ability to pursue graduate studies in mechanical engineering and related interdisciplinary areas.

3. demonstrate leadership in their fields of expertise and service to local and international communities.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the program graduates shall be able to:

a. an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering

b. an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data

c. 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

d. an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams

e. an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems

f. an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility

g. an ability to communicate effectively

h. the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context

i. a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning

j. a knowledge of contemporary issues

k. an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice

Student Enrollment History


Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
CHEM405 Solid State Chemistry 2 (2Crs.: 2Lec,0Lab) BSMC
MATH281 Linear Algebra 3 (3Crs.: 3Lec,0Lab) BSMC
MCHE201 Engineering Drawing And Graphics 3 (3Crs.: 1Lec,4Lab) GE
MCHE213 Dynamics 3 (3Crs.: 3Lec,0Lab) GE
PHYS282 Material Properties And Heat 3 (3Crs.: 2Lec,2Lab) BSMC
BLAW001 Human Rights 1 1 Lec. CUR
Second Semester
COMP208 Programming I 3 (3Crs.: 2Lec,2Lab) GE
CVLE210 Statics 3 (3Crs.: 3Lec,0Lab) GE
INME211 Engineering Materials Technology 3 (3Crs.:2Lec,2Lab) IECC
MATH282 Calculus 3 (3Crs.: 3Lec,0Lab) BSMC
MCHE216 Dynamics Of Machinery I 3 (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab) MECC
PHYS281 Electricity And Magnetism 3 (3Crs.: 3Lec, 0Lab) BSMC
Summer I
ARAB001 Arabic Language 2 (2Cr.:2Lec) CUR
------- General Electives 4 (4) E
Third Semester
MATH283 Differential Equations 3 (3Crs.: 3Lec,0Lab) BSMC
MCHE311 Mechanics Of Materials 3 (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab) MECC
MCHE317 Dynamics Of Machinery II 3 (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab) MECC
MCHE321 Thermodynamics I 3 (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab) MECC
MCHE331 Fluid Mechanics I 3 (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab) MECC
POWE211 Electric Circuits 3 (3 Crs.: 3 Lec) ETOS
Fourth Semester
CHEM241 Principles of Chemistry 3 (3Cr.:3 Lec) BSMC
MATH284 Numerical Analysis 3 (3Crs.: 3Lec, 0Lab) BSMC
MCHE214 Fundamentals of Mechatronics 2 (2Crs.:2Lec,0Lab) MECC
MCHE214L Fundamentals Of Mechatronics LAB 1 (1Cr.:0Lec,2Lab) MECC
MCHE312 Mechanical Design I 3 (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab) MECC
MCHE322 Thermodynamics II 3 (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab) MECC
MCHE332 Fluid Mechanics II 3 (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab) MECC
Summer II
ENGL211 Advanced Writing 2 (2Crs.: 2Lec,0Lab) GEC
MGMT002 Entrepreneurship I 2 (2Crs.: 2Lec, 0Lab) GEC
------- General Electives 4 (4) E
Fifth Semester
ENGL300 Speech Communications 2 (2Crs.: 2Lec,0Lab) GEC
MATH381 Probability And Statistics 3 (3Crs.: 3Lec, 0Lab) BSMC
MCHE315 Instrumentation and Measurement 2 (2Cr.:2Lec,0Lab) MECC
MCHE315L Instrumentation And Measurement LAB 1 (1Cr.:0Lec,2Lab) MECC
MCHE411 Mechanical Design II 3 (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab) MECC
MCHE421 Heat Transfer 3 (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab) MECC
MCHE429 Thermo-Fluids Lab 2 (2Crs.:0Lec,4Lab) MECC
Sixth Semester
INME212 Metal Shaping 3 (3Crs.:2Lec,2Lab) IECC
MCHE412 Dynamic Systems – Modeling And Analysis 3 (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab) MECC
MCHE416 Mechatronics System Design 2 (2Crs.:2Lec,0Lab) MECC
MCHE416L Mechatronics System Design LAB 1 (1Cr.:0Lec,2Lab) MECC
MCHE422 Refrigeration And Air Conditioning 3 (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab) MECC
MCHExxx Technical Electives 1 3 (3) E
POWE335 Electric Drives 2 (2Crs.:2Lec,0Lab) ETOS
Seventh Semester
MCHE499 Internship 1 1CR INTE
MCHE500 Research Methodology 2 (2Crs.:2Lec, 0Lab) MECC
MCHE501 Final Year Project I 1 1CR FYP
MCHE511 Dynamic Systems –Control 3 (3Crs.:2Lec,2Lab) MECC
MCHE521 Thermal Power Stations 3 (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab) MECC
MCHE531 Pump Technology 3 (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab) MECC
MCHExxx Technical Electives 2 3 (3) E
Eighth Semester
ENGR001 Engineering Ethics 1 (1Crs.: 1Lec, 0Lab) GEC
INME221 Engineering Economy 3 (3Crs.: 3Lec,0Lab) GE
MCHE502 Final Year Project II 3 3CR FYP
MCHE534 Fluid Thermal System Design 3 (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab) MECC
MCHExxx Technical Electives 3 6 (6) E

University Requirement Courses

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Type
ARAB001 Arabic Language 2 (2Cr.:2Lec) Mandatory
BLAW001 Human Rights 1 1 Lec. Mandatory
ENGL001 ENGLISH LANGUAGE 2 (2Cr.:2Lec) Mandatory