Manufacturing and Engineering Technology

Welcome from the Chair

Ahmed ElSawy ImageWe are among the best higher education departments of Manufacturing and Engineering Technology (MET) in the Southeast. We offer a STEM-founded application-oriented program in Manufacturing and Engineering Technology. We provide you with the theoretical background combined with hands-on skills needed for job hunting in the real world. Our course work requires dedication - but if you are ambitious, ready to invest in your professional career, want solid preparation for future employment, and want to be part of the technology revolution that will change the world in the 21st century - then TTU's MET Department is the place for you.

You will have daily contact with our faculty, and they will help you grow in their technological fields of specialization. We are interested in you and your success. We also want to be sure you find the many extra-curricular activities we provide to our MET students. Co-op work experience in many leading companies, the variety of activities offered by the professional society's student chapters of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers and the American Foundry Society, the NASA Human Exploration Rover Club and the Renewable Energy Organization are rewarding extracurricular experiences. Remember that broadened horizons, effort and hard work will translate into growing careers and higher paying jobs after your graduation.

Come and visit us and you will see why we are proud of our MET Department. Our students learn in renovated high-tech classrooms and state-of-the-art technology laboratories, which are at the level you will find in today's industry.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us. Our faculty, staff and students extend an invitation for you to come and visit us, call us, send us a letter or an e-mail. Your future is in your hands - let us help you to MANUFACTURE YOUR FUTURE. We are confident that you will find our MET Department to be a wise choice, indeed.


Ahmed ElSawy, Ph.D. ME
Chairperson and Professor