Explore both undergraduate and graduate mechanical engineering classes at MIT. Scroll through the list below and click on the course numbers to learn more about individual subject offerings at MIT MechE, including information on Fall 2020 contingency plans. This list currently only includes classes being offered in Fall 2020, but will be expanded to include all MechE course offerings.

Core Undergraduate Subjects

2.00 Introduction to Design
2.001 Mechanics and Materials I
2.003[J] Dynamics and Control I
2.004 Dynamics and Control II
2.005 Thermal-Fluids Engineering I
2.006 Thermal-Fluids Engineering II
2.008 Design and Manufacturing II
2.s009 Explorations in Product Design
2.013 Engineering Systems Design
2.016 Hydrodynamics
2.086 Numerical Computation for Mechanical Engineers

Dynamics and Acoustics

2.032 Dynamics

Solid Mechanics and Materials

2.072 Mechanics of Continuous Media
2.074 Solid Mechanics: Elasticity
2.075 Mechanics of Soft Materials
2.080[J] Structural Mechanics

Computational Engineering

2.086 Numerical Computation for Mechanical Engineers

System Dynamics and Control

2.151 Advanced System Dynamics and Control
2.154 Maneuvering and Control of Surface and Underwater Vehicles
2.160 Identification, Estimation, and Learning
2.165[J] Robotics

Fluid Mechanics and Combustion

2.20 Marine Hydrodynamics
2.25 Fluid Mechanics


2.42 General Thermodynamics

Heat and Mass Transfer

2.51 Intermediate Heat and Mass Transfer
2.57 Nano-to-Macro Transport Processes

Energy and Power Systems

2.611 Marine Power and Propulsion
2.625[J] Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage: Fundamentals, Materials and Applications

Experimental Engineering

2.670 Mechanical Engineering Tools
2.671 Measurement and Instrumentation
2.675 Micro/Nano Engineering Laboratory
2.678 Electronics for Mechanical Systems

Oceanographic Engineering and Acoustics

2.688 Principles of Oceanographic Instrument Systems -- Sensors and Measurements
2.689[J] Projects in Oceanographic Engineering

Naval Architecture

2.700/2.701 Principles of Naval Architecture
2.703 Principles of Naval Ship Design
2.705 Projects in New Concept Naval Ship Design


2.71/2.710 Optics


2.729[J] D-Lab: Design for Scale
2.74/2.740 Bio-inspired Robotics
2.75/2.750 Medical Device Design
2.777/2.778 Large and Complex Systems Design and Concept Development


2.787[J] Tissue Engineering and Organ Regeneration
2.788 Mechanical Engineering and Design of Living Systems
2.79[J] Biomaterials: Tissue Interactions
2.795[J] Fields, Forces, and Flows in Biological Systems


2.810 Manufacturing Processes and Systems
2.830[J] Control of Manufacturing Processes
2.853 Introduction to Manufacturing Systems

Engineering Management

2.96/2.961 Management in Engineering

Advanced Topics and Special Subjects

2.98/2.980 Sports Technology: Engineering & Innovation
2.982 Ecology and Sustainability of Coastal Ecosystems
2.991 Introduction to Graduate Study in Mechanical Engineering
2.S19 Hacking the Future
2.S972 Making VR Immersive Experiences
2.S979  Innovation Teams
2.S983 Photonic bio(chemical) sensing
2.S984 Interfacial Engineering
2.S885/2.S985 Exploring Sustainability at Different Scales
2.S986 Applications of Machine Learning
2.S992 Nanofabrication by Self-Assembly