University of Alberta - Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research

Chemical and Materials Engineering (MEng-Course)

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Program Information

School:University of Alberta - Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research
Faculty:Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
Field of Study:Chemical Engineering
Materials Engineering
Description:A two-year MBA-MEng (Course), one-year MEng (Course), or two-year MSc (Thesis) is available. An MEng will help students learn more about a particular area within chemical, process control, or materials engineering, while allowing them the possibility to continue working in industry. An MEng is a terminal degree and is not a route to the PhD program. The MSc is a full-time, research-based program requiring the completion of a thesis. An MSc will help students concentrate on one area of study, which will benefit them as they enter or re-enter the industry with more advanced skills and knowledge.
URL:Chemical and Materials Engineering (MEng-Course) at University of Alberta - Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research
Areas of Research:General fields for research in chemical engineering include fluid mechanics and rheology; reaction kinetics and catalysis; mass transfer and separation processes; heat transfer; thermodynamics, hydrocarbon P-V-T and phase equilibrium studies; polymer reactor engineering; computer process control; dynamic simulation; biotechnology, mathematical modelling and environmental engineering.
Course Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Careers:Chemical EngineersMetallurgical and Materials Engineers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*75
Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Applicants must have completed an undergraduate degree in chemical or materials engineering from a recognized institution, with a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 out of 4.0 in the last two years of study, or an equivalent qualification.
    Test Scores:
    • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 92] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 65]
    Application Notes : Applicants may also take a PTE with a minimum score of 62 in order to prove their English proficiency. a 6.0 is required in each band for the IELTS. The GRE is not mandatory but is highly recommended.
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    • Statement of Research Interests
    Applicants must submit, in PDF format, the following documents:

    - Transcripts

    - Curriculum Vitae

    - Personal one-page statement

    - Three references

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on September 05, 2022