12 Months on-campus in USA6 Months on-campus with INSOFE
Start DateAugust 16, 2022
QS Global World Ranking#161
eligibleApply for Upto 3 Years of OPT
WaiverGRE/TOEFL/IELTS
Program Fee 46,283 USD
in Degree CostSave Upto 20 Lakhs

    About the Program

    Blended Learning

    Blended Learning

    The program starts with 15 credits of Data Science education at INSOFE. Once these credits are completed, the course work of two semesters will be delivered at Case Western Reserve University.

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    Student Support

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    End-to-end counseling and visa support

    End-to-end counseling and visa support

    upGrad team will help you with application to Case Western Reserve University, USA securing confirmed offer letter.

    Program Overview

    Key Highlights

    GRE/TOEFL/IELTS Waiver
    GRE/TOEFL/IELTS Waiver
      25% of Scholarship on the total tuition fee
    25% of Scholarship on the total tuition fee
    World renowned professors with extensive industry experience
    World renowned professors with extensive industry experience
    Exciting Research Opportunities
    Exciting Research Opportunities
     Exposure to a Culture of Innovation
    Exposure to a Culture of Innovation
    Gain expertise in two niche domains
    Gain expertise in two niche domains
    Examine engineering problems with a data science mindset
    Examine engineering problems with a data science mindset
    Hands-On Practical Education in 2 Countries
    Hands-On Practical Education in 2 Countries
    3 Years OPT** Employment Authorization (**Subject to approval by USCIS)
    3 Years OPT** Employment Authorization (**Subject to approval by USCIS)
    Among the top 40 ranked Universities in the World
    Among the top 40 ranked Universities in the World

    “Our aim is simple: We strive to create high-impact, hands-on experiences that prepare students for meaningful and productive careers.”

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    Top Subjects You Will Learn
    Applied Statistics for Decision Support in Data Science, Metview more
    Job Opportunities
    Aerospace engineer, Automotive engineer, Control and instrumview more
    Who Is This Program For?
    This program is for the students who wants to develop their view more
    Minimum Eligibility
    B.E/B.Tech graduate with minimum of 60% marks

    Syllabus

    Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases, and projects.

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    Instructors

    Along the way, you will receive support from an unmatched faculty of data science instructors with decades of industry experience.

    Syllabus

    Best in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions

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    600+
    Students on Campus
    8
    Core Research Group
    70+
    Full-Time Faculty
    5
    International Academics Tie-Ups

    INSOFE (15 Credits)

    • Applied Statistics for Decision Support in Data Science
    • Methods and Algorithms for Machine Learning
    • Data Mining and Visualization Techniques
    • Artificial Intelligence: Sequential Decision Making
    • Contemporary Issues in Data Mining and Big Data

    Case Western Reserve University (15 Credits)

    • Advanced Dynamics I
    • Vibration Problems in Engineering
    • Advanced Robotics
    • Sustainable Manufacturing
    • Applied Control
    • Graduate-Level Course in EMAE (Electives in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering)

    Admission Process

    There are 7 simple steps in the Admission Process which is detailed below:

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    Course Fee - ∼ USD 46,283* (INSOFE + CWRU)

    (1st Installment - ∼ USD 13,900 (fee for 9 credits))*

    Average Living Cost - USD 14,000

    *Scholarship of 25% applied.

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Eligibility Criteria

    Who can apply to a Master’s in Mechanical Engineering at Case Western Reserve University?

    Students with a bachelor’s in mechanical engineering, or related fields will be eligible to apply to the dual specialization master’s in Mechanical Engineering with a specialization in Artificial Intelligence and Robotics.

     

    A person who is not from the aforementioned backgrounds may need to complete additional prerequisite courses offered by the university to be eligible for the master’s track option.

    Do I need GRE, GMAT, and/or TOEFL?

    You need to take the INSOFE Entrance Examination (INEX), your score on that test will determine your eligibility to the Case Western Reserve University’s dual specialization master’s program.

    You do not need GRE, GMAT, TOEFL, and/or IELTS scores to apply to this program.

    Are there any prerequisites to get into the master’s programs?

    While the student’s background in engineering (or equivalent field) satisfies the admission criteria, in some instances students may be asked to complete an online preparatory engineering course prior to attending classes at Case Western Reserve University.

    Program Application and Time Commitment

    What is the process to apply to Case Western Reserve University master’s program?

    1. Apply to upGrad.com and pay the application fee of INR 3000
    2. Upload documents on the link received on the provisional offer letter from upGrad.com
    3. Application review by INSOFE team
    4. Appear on INSOFE Entrance Examination (INEX)
    5. Complete INSOFE classes and apply to Case School of Engineering simultaneously and pay a fee of USD 50

    6. On receiving an offer letter from CWRU pay 1st term fee of USD 13,900 (For 9 Credits)

    7. Start Studying at INSOFE

    Will a good INEX score guarantee admission to Case Western Reserve University?

    Students have to send an application to Case Western Reserve University, submit a statement of purpose along with recommendation letters and official transcripts.

     

    While INSOFE will guide you on the process, admission to the Case Western Reserve University dual specialization masters is subject to the University’s discretion and cannot be guaranteed by INSOFE.

    What is the duration of the program?

    You will take 15 credits worth of data science classes in one of INSOFE’s branches in India, following which you will travel to Case Western Reserve University to complete the rest of the course load.

    What are the part-time working rules in USA?

    When courses are in session, students can work up to 20 hours per week.

    Financial Queries

    How are the fees calculated?

    The program fees are calculated on a credit basis and are around $1,543 per credit. However, students who apply through INSOFE will receive ~$15000 in scholarship that is automatically applied to their tuition at Case Western Reserve University.

    The entire cost of the master’s program is $46,283 for students who apply to Case Western Reserve University through INSOFE and $61,710 for students who apply to Case Western Reserve University directly.

    Is there any financial assistance available?

    All INSOFE students registered for a masters at Case Western Reserve University receive 25% assured scholarship.

    They are also eligible to receive 100% loan from any of the 13 leading banks in India. We can help connect you with a bank so you may pursue the masters without hassle.

    VISA and Career Support

    What visa will I get to do this program?

    The Masters in Mechanical Engineering with a specialization in Artificial Intelligence and Robotics offered in partnership with Case Western Reserve University is a recognized post-graduation program that is eligible for a F1-visa which will be valid for the duration of your study.

    Will I receive career service assistance?

    Data Science jobs are the most in demand jobs with a predicted 11.5 million jobs to be created by 2026. Mechanical Engineering with a specialization in Artificial Intelligence and Robotics is a very unique domain combination that will put your resume in great demand.

     

    While Case Western Reserve University has excellent career services options provided to their students, the onus is also on the student to find an appropriate job upon completing the degree.

    Will I get a chance to work in the USA after graduating from the program?

    The Masters in Mechanical Engineering with a specialization in Artificial Intelligence and Robotics falls under the STEM program category and is eligible for 3 years OPT*.
    (*Subject to USCIS guidelines)

    About Classes

    What documents do I need to submit when applying for a master’s at Case Western Reserve University?

    • Consolidated official marks memo/transcripts from all your past academic institutions (bachelor’s degree onwards only)
      • The university may ask for your transcripts to be evaluated by an accreditation agency. Make sure you have enough time to get that done when applying to the program.
    • Experience letters (if any)
    • Statement of purpose – needs to adhere to the Case School of Engineering guidelines
    • Updated copy of your resume
    • Two letters of recommendation (professional/academic mentors as references)
    • Passport

    Can I apply to the dual specialization masters without going through INSOFE?

    No, you cannot. The master’s in Mechanical Engineering with a specialization in Artificial Intelligence and Robotics is only provided in partnership with INSOFE and requires the student to complete part of their education in India before travelling to Case Western Reserve University.

    Refund Policy

    Refund Policy

    The following refund policy is binding on all applicants. If a student wishes to cancel his/her/their admission after paying the program fees, the following refund amounts and conditions apply: 

    •  Fees paid are non-transferable.
    • Refunds, if any, will be processed within 30 working days from the date of admission cancellation.
    • The student is requested to pay INR 59,000 if the result is not declared before the commencement of the course.
    • If the student does not get admission within 2 weeks, INSOFE shall refund INR 45,000.
    • If they prefer to do PGP (either to be reconsidered by Case Western Reserve University or independently), the student will follow up PGP guidelines of payment.
    • INSOFE would refund the PGP fee only once the student joins 2nd semester in USA and successfully pays the entire fee to CWRU.
    • In all the above cases involving course fee, the student can choose to postpone the admission to the next batch. In such a case, INSOFE reserves the right to postpone admission at the current fee structure at which the fee is paid or at the prevailing fee structure of the next batch. INSOFE's decision in such matters is final, binding and non-negotiable. Please see the Postponement Policy for more details.
    • Term 1 fee refund is applicable only under the following rare occurrences:
      • Two-time refusal of study visa for USA, term 1 fee paid to INSOFE will be refunded upon submission of visa refusal letter issued by the USA Visa Office. Or
    • It is binding on students to bear charges levied by banks involved in the fees refund process.
    • It must be noted by students that the corresponding Indian Rupees amount they receive towards the refund of tuition fees will depend on the prevailing Dollar Exchange Rate of the day the amount is credited into the account of the student and that INSOFE neither has any role to play or control in it.
    • The student can continue the PGP program in the unlikely event of study visa refusal and be eligible for all the benefits of the PGP program, including Career Services in India. Please see the PGP program details for further details. The PGP fee in such instances cannot be refunded.
    • Notwithstanding anything mentioned above, all INSOFE refunds will be entertained solely at the discretion of INSOFE.