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Applying for Graduate Studies in Engineering

Submitted by nnreimer.local on Wed, 05/14/2014 - 9:57pm

The Schulich School of Engineering offers graduate degrees at the master’s and PhD levels through its five departments and several interdisciplinary programs. To be admitted to a graduate program in engineering you must first meet the minimum admission requirements set by both the program you want to apply to and the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Admission requirements

The Schulich School of Engineering established common minimum admission requirements for all graduate programs. Some programs may have additional requirements above those listed below:

Master’s Programs

  • BSc degree or equivalent
  • A minimum admission grade point average of 3.00 on a four-point scale or equivalent
  • Two reference letters

Doctor of Philosophy

  • MSc degree, or transfer from MSc program, or, in exceptional cases, BSc degree or equivalent
  • A minimum admission grade point average of 3.50 on a four-point scale or equivalent
  • Transfer from MSc to PhD program is possible only after the successful completion of all courses required for the MSc degree with a minimum GPA of 3.50
  • Two reference letters

Graduate supervisor

Students are advised to contact their department of choice for guidance in finding a supervisor.

More information

View the Faculty of Graduate Studies' page for prospective students.

International admissions

Admission requirements vary depending on the country where previous undergraduate and / or graduate degrees were earned. If your primary language is not English you will be required to fulfill an English language proficiency requirement.

More information

View the Faculty of Graduate Studies' page for prospective students.

Program contacts

Graduate Program Advisors

Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

Phone: (403) 210-7016
Email:  cpe-admissions@ucalgary.ca

Civil Engineering

Phone: 403-220-4816
Email:  civgrad@ucalgary.ca

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Phone: (403) 220-7596
Email: ecegapp@ucalgary.ca

Geomatics Engineering

Phone: (403) 220-5834
Email:  geo.grad@ucalgary.ca

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Phone: (403) 220-4154
Email:  gradenme@ucalgary.ca

Biomedical Engineering

Phone: (403) 220-3835
Email: bmegrad@ucalgary.ca

Visit the Faculty of Graduate Studies website

Admission requirements

The Schulich School of Engineering established common minimum admission requirements for all graduate programs. Some programs may have additional requirements above those listed below:

Master’s Programs

  • BSc degree or equivalent
  • A minimum admission grade point average of 3.00 on a four-point scale or equivalent
  • Two reference letters

Doctor of Philosophy

  • MSc degree, or transfer from MSc program, or, in exceptional cases, BSc degree or equivalent
  • A minimum admission grade point average of 3.50 on a four-point scale or equivalent
  • Transfer from MSc to PhD program is possible only after the successful completion of all courses required for the MSc degree with a minimum GPA of 3.50
  • Two reference letters

Graduate supervisor

Students are advised to contact their department of choice for guidance in finding a supervisor.

More information

View the Faculty of Graduate Studies' page for prospective students.

International admissions

Admission requirements vary depending on the country where previous undergraduate and / or graduate degrees were earned. If your primary language is not English you will be required to fulfill an English language proficiency requirement.

More information

View the Faculty of Graduate Studies' page for prospective students.

Program contacts

Graduate Program Advisors

Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

Phone: (403) 210-7016
Email:  cpe-admissions@ucalgary.ca

Civil Engineering

Phone: 403-220-4816
Email:  civgrad@ucalgary.ca

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Phone: (403) 220-7596
Email: ecegapp@ucalgary.ca

Geomatics Engineering

Phone: (403) 220-5834
Email:  geo.grad@ucalgary.ca

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Phone: (403) 220-4154
Email:  gradenme@ucalgary.ca

Biomedical Engineering

Phone: (403) 220-3835
Email: bmegrad@ucalgary.ca

Visit the Faculty of Graduate Studies website