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DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY - [DAL], HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA - PROGRAMS

Halifax, Nova ScotiaLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1818Established Year
  19000Enrollment

Master of Engineering [M.Eng] (Mechanical Engineering)

 15 months
 full time
  English
 on campus
  Thesis Based

Offered by     Faculty of Graduate Studies, Dalhousie University

$ 14,383 

1st Year
Fees

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Program Description

  • Dalhousie University offers Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering for a duration of 15 months.
  • This course is offered on a full-time basis.
  • The University offers two master’s programs in Mechanical Engineering are:
    • MEng in Mechanical Engineering (1.3 years)
    • MASc in Mechanical Engineering (2.3 years)
  • The Master of Engineering is a coursework degree requiring at least 7 courses, 1 graduate seminar, and a project.
  • University provides opportunities to do research in areas such as:
    • Marine Robotics
    • Fluid Mechanics
    • Solid Mechanics and Heat Transfer
    • Energy systems, Storage, and Modeling
    • Manufacturing and Advanced Materials
  • The program is designed to help students develop and strengthen their understanding of their selected specialty in Mechanical Engineering through state-of-the-art research work, lectures, tutorials, and laboratory activities. 
  • It is a professionally-oriented terminal degree that provides research work, lectures, tutorials, and laboratory activities.
  • Modern, well-instrumented laboratories provide experience to ensure a thorough understanding and appreciation of the subject matter.
  • The project must show student’s ability to carry through to completion of a project of a credible level of difficulty that draws on the knowledge and experience gained through the course work.
  • Students may also apply for a Ph.D. which is of 4.5 years duration after completing this program.
  • The Department consists of 23 full-time faculty members, 70 postgraduate students, and offers a dynamic learning environment with hands-on learning opportunities through labs and co-op work terms.
  • The professors are dedicated to their field, accessible to students, and bring industry expertise, real-world experience, and creativity to the classroom.
  • Placements/Job opportunities after MEng Mechanical Engineering are Robotics, Supply chain management, Nanotechnology, Piping design, and manufacturing, etc.
  • The average salary goes up to 63,142 USD after completing this program.

Program Highlights

Degree Type Offered Master
Duration15 months
Fees$ 15,395 for 15 months
Delivery TypeFull Time
Admission Intake September (Deadline - Apr 01)
Language Proficiency TOEFL,IELTS,PTE
ExamsGRE
Offered by Faculty of Graduate Studies, Dalhousie University
Program Urlhttps://www.dal.ca/academics/graduate_programs/mechanical-engineering.html

Eligibility & Entry Requirement

Academic Eligibility:

  • Students should have complete a four-year bachelor’s degree or related degree from a recognized institution.
  • The related fields include a UG degree in computer science, engineering, computational mathematics, engineering science, mathematics, statistics.
  • GPA of at least 3.0/4.33 (B grade) in the last 60 credit hours of study.

Indian Student Eligibility:

Indian students are eligible to apply if they meet one of the following eligibility criteria:

  • Completed a 4-year UG degree with an upper second class in a relevant field from a recognized institution.
  • Students with bachelor's degrees in computer science or engineering from Indian universities are encouraged to submit their JEE or GATE scores.

Along with the minimum eligibility requirements, international students hailing from non-English speaking countries need to prove English proficiency through IELTS/TOEFL/any equivalent test.


Required Document List

Following are the required document:

  • Online application form and fees: Students have to fill the online form and submit the application fees. 
  • Resume: Outline of academic achievements and/or awards, publications, relevant work, and/or volunteer experience.
  • Two Professional References: Referees (Teachers, guidance counselors, or Professors) should comment on academics and that references should submit along with the application system.
  • Personal Statement: It should include a brief overview of themselves, strengths, and any work experience and/or education that students have.
  • Transcripts: Students have to submit transcripts from all universities/colleges attended, World Education Services Assessments, and English Language Proficiency test scores.
  • Statement of Intent: Reasons or intentions for pursuing studies in this program, including a description of prior experience.
  • Confirmation of Employment Form:  Students must be emailed as an attachment by applicant or referee. 
  • Proof of name change: Required only if name discrepancies exist between transcripts/assessments/test scores and other application documents.  Examples of proof: Marriage/divorce certificates, 2 copies of government-issued ID that include a previous and current name and date of birth.


Application Deadline

September
Apr 01

January
Aug 31

May
Dec 31


Scores Required

92 / 120

Avg. Score in

TOEFL

7 / 9

Avg. Score in

IELTS

300 / 340

Avg. Score in

GRE

65 / 75

Avg. Score in

PTE


Fees & Funding

Tution & Application Fees

YearYear 1
Tuition fees$14383
Books and supplies$1012
Total fees$15395

Living Costs

HeadAvg Cost Per Year
Room and food$ 8,171

Ranking

Academy Ranking of World Universities 2020

Ranked #201/ 400

Mechanical Engineering [ International ]


Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids

NameAmountInternational Students EligibleApplication Deadline
Killam Predoctoral Scholarships Variable Yes N/A
A.S. Mowat Prize Scholarship at Dalhousie University $1,084 Yes 01 Apr, 2020
BrokerFish International student scholarship $1,000 Yes 21 Dec, 2020
Go Clean Scholarship $3,500 Yes 31 Dec, 2020
VueVille Future Technology Scholarship $1,000 Yes 30 Sep, 2020
Debesh Kamal Scholarship $1,385 Yes 30 Apr, 2020
JN Tata Endowment Scholarship Variable Yes 09 Mar, 2020
Bharat Petroleum Scholarship 2020 Variable Yes N/A
Paul Foundation scholarships $20,174 Yes N/A
Forktip Women’s- Innovation Scholarship Variable Yes 30 Aug, 2020
(ISC)² Women’s Cybersecurity Scholarships Variable Yes 19 Feb, 2021
FINCAD Women in Finance Scholarship $20,000 Yes N/A
Ontario Graduate Fellowship $8,459 Yes N/A
Ellis R. Ott Scholarship for Applied Statistics and Quality Management Variable Yes 01 Apr, 2020
Collegedunia $150 Scholarship Program $150 Yes N/A
Aga khan Foundation Scholarships Variable Yes 31 Mar, 2020
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VISA & Work Study

VISA

  • Students are required to get a study visa to study in Canada.
  • They may also need a Temporary Resident VISA (TRV) or an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA).
  • The cost of the study visa is 112 USD and it is valid for the length of the study program, plus an extra 90 days.
  • At the time of VISA application, students need to provide various documents:
    • Dalhousie acceptance letter
    • Valid passport
    • Financial Evidence
    • A letter from their sponsoring agency 
    • Documents showing strong ties to their home country

Work Study

Students can work in Canada:

  • On-Campus Work: Students enrolled full time are eligible to work on-campus. Students can work no more than 10-15 hours per week.
  • Off-Campus Work: Students who are continually enrolled full time at Dalhousie University are eligible to work off-campus. Students can work 20 hours a week or full time during a scheduled break.
  • Co-Op Work Visa: If students are required to work as an integral part of the studies or enrolled in a co-op program, they may be permitted to work off-campus full time. Students will need a co-op work visa.

Career and Placement after Course

The student gets career opportunities in:

  • Tech in Mechanical Engineering. 
  • Piping design and manufacturing.
  • Robotics. 
  • Master of engineering in tool design. 
  • Mechatronics course. 
  • Nanotechnology. 
  • Supply chain management.



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