Masdar Institute's academic programs are closely linked to cooperative program research projects for synergy.
Eight Master of Science degree programs are currently offered at Masdar Institute and a ninth will be offered inthe spring of 2014. The degree programs are housed in four academic programs:
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS)
Department Head: Dr. Hatem Zeineldin
Department of Engineering Systems and Management (ESM)
Department Head: Dr. Mohammed Omar
Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Department Head: Dr. Daniel Choi
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Department Head: Dr. Hosni Ghedira
MIT faculty review the quality of theses produced under the Masdar Institute Master of Science degree programs and Masdar Institute graduates receive a certificate jointly from MIT and MI in addition to their diploma from Masdar Institute.
Accreditation is underway for Masdar Institute's Interdisciplinary Doctoral Program. In the next five years, some Masdar Ph.D. students will visit MIT as Special Students and MIT faculty will be members of the MI Ph.D. student's Ph.D. Doctoral Committee in these initial stages of the Interdepartmental Doctoral Program.
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