MEGA is the Mechanical and Reliability Engineering Graduate Student Association at University of Maryland, College Park. Our purpose as a student organization is to improve the student experience through networking sessions, ENME/ENRE graduate workshops, and invited speakers. Furthermore, we strive to connect graduate students with other students, alumni , and professional resources.

Events for ENME/ENRE:


Position Name Email
President Ruben Acevedo
Vice president Vacant
Treasurer Walter Arias-Ramirez
Alumni Outreach Director Vacant
Mentoring Program Director Vacant
Communications Director He (Andy) Yun

For general information, please contact us at

Qualifying Exam Resources


First, become familiar with the guidelines set by your department:



Here are some tips for preparing for the exam:

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Having a plan of attack is important for the QE. Here is an example schedule:

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A link to the Fall 2016 workshop:

A link to the Spring 2017 recorded workshop :