Concordia University, MONTREAL, QUEBEC - PROGRAMS AND FEES

    Montreal, QuebecLocation
    UniversitySchool type
    EStd 1974established year

    Bachelor of Engineering [B.Eng] (Computer Engineering)

    4 years
    120 Credits
    full time
    co-op & on-campus

    $ 19,856 

    1st Year

    International Student Tution

    Program Description

    • Concordia University offers a BEng in Computer Engineering program with a duration of 4 years (8 semesters).
    • This course is offered on a full-time basis and part-time studies are not available for this program.
    • This program is provided both on-campus and off-campus. 
    • The BEng in Computer Engineering takes a minimum of four to five years (120 - 150 credits) of full-time study, depending on students' academic background.
    • Through this program, students will learn a  programming methodology to design data structures and algorithms, issues of system interfaces, design Internet of Things, and embedded computing and communication systems
    • Through labs, lectures, and projects, students will also:
      • Learn programming methodology to design data structures and algorithms
      • Learn to resolve issues of system interfaces and integration
      • Integrate engineering solutions into biomedical and biological systems
      • Design Internet of Things (IoT)/cyber-physical systems to solve real-world problems
      • Design embedded computing and communication systems for high-performance applications, such as a small, unmanned aircraft
    • In the third year of study, students may choose to take one of four specialization options:
      • Avionics and Embedded Systems
      • Biological and Biomedical Engineering (BME)
      • Pervasive Computing
      • A general stream with more credits
    • In this co-op, students will play a large role in testing software packages designed and implemented by engineers and they may also:
      • Design, build and test computing systems
      • Design and implement software systems
      • Develop and maintain databases
    • The student-faculty ratio at Concordia University is 16:1.
    • All of the Engineering programs are accredited by the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board and students will eligible to become a registered professional engineer.
    • Students have careers in a range of computing fields, including:
      • Aerospace avionics
      • Real-time embedded systems
      • communication systems
      • Software systems and computer architecture and hardware
    • The average salary goes up to 54,000 USD after completing this program.

    Program Highlights

    Degree Type OfferedBachelor
    Duration4 years
    Total Credits120
    Fees$ 89700 for 4 yearsor 120 Credits Program
    Delivery Typefull time
    Admission Intakefall (Deadline - Feb 1)
    Admission Intakewinter (Deadline - Sept 1)
    Language ProficiencyTOEFL,IELTS,PTE
    Program URL

    Eligibility & Entry Requirement

    Academic Eligibility:

    • Candidate should submit their higher School Certificate or Intermediate Certificate or Higher Secondary Certificate or Senior School Certificate or Pre-University Certificate and should have a minimum of 3 GPA.
    • Candidate needs to have an overall average of B+ grade with a minimum of B+ in Maths and Physics.
    • English-language proficiency is needed for admission to Concordia University, provided they achieve above-average grades overall and in pre-university mathematics courses in their home country.
    • Proof of English proficiency may be required for international applicants, whose first language is not English.
    • Students must be qualified in IELTS or TOEFL to get admission in this program.

    Indian Student Eligibility:

    • The student has graduated from senior secondary school or equivalent (those applying for a postgraduate program must have graduated from a university or college).
    • Minimum 4 major subjects in 12th Grade, including English, with an average of 70% and no course less than 65%.

    Required Document List

    Following are the required documents:

    • Transcripts - Student required post-secondary transcripts from all previous educational institutions,
    • Financial Documentation - The Proof that shows the financial background of the student.
    • Letter of Recommendation - This shows who recommended the student to pursue the degree and they required three letters of reference.
    • Statement of Purpose - This is an essay or any written statement written by the student while applying.
    • Resume/CV - This provides a summary of the experience and skills of the student.
    • ELP Scores - Students need to submit proof of English language proficiency (official test scores or transcripts) from the testing authority or school.

    Application Deadline

    Event End Date
    fall Feb 1, 2021
    winter Sep 1, 2021

    Scores Required

    90 / 120

    Avg. Score in


    7 / 9

    Avg. Score in


    61 / 90

    Avg. Score in


    Fees & Funding

    Tution & Application Fees

    YearYear 1Year 2Year 3Year 4
    Tuition Fees$19856$19856$19856$19856
    Health Insurance$882$882$882$882
    Total Fees$22425$22425$22425$22425

    Living Costs

    HeadAvg Cost Per Year
    Room And Board$ 8100
    Food$ 6300
    Transportation$ 318
    Personal Exp$ 1350


    Academy Ranking of World Universities

    Academy Ranking of World Universities 2020

    Ranked #201 / 500

    Computer Science and Engineering [ International ]

    Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids

    Name AmountInternational Students EligibleApplication Deadline
    Axol Science Scholarship$ 2000YesJul 1, 2020
    ASID Foundation Legacy Scholarships$ 4000YesN/A
    Adobe Women in Technology ScholarshipVariableYesN/A
    BrokerFish International student scholarship$ 1000YesDec 21, 2020

    VISA & Work Study


    • International Students will need to apply for a valid Student visa before entering Canada.
    • A Student visa is an immigration document that allows students to live and study in Canada.
    • They must have a study permit to enroll in any degree, program or course that takes more than 6 months to complete.
    • Whether students also need an Entry Visa depends on their country of citizenship.
    • The Temporary Resident Visa (Entry Visa) is a stamp placed on their passport that allows them to enter Canada.
    • In most cases, students Entry Visa will have the same expiry date as their Study Permit.
    • Student visa and Visitor Visa (Optional) is required to study in Canada. 
    • A Student visa is usually valid for the length of the student’s study program, plus an extra 90 days. 
    • The cost of the Student visa is 112 USD.
    • The students need these documents to apply for a student visa:
      • Proof of acceptance i.e The offer letter that the student received from the university.
      • Proof of identity 
      • Proof of financial support i.e Documents showing the financial status.

    Work Study

    • Both full-time and part-time students can avail of work while studying in Canada options.
    • A student can be hired for only one Work-Study position. Students can find and apply for jobs on Career Exploration and Education website.
    • Student eligibility for the Work-Study Program is based upon students meeting this criterion:
      • Have proof of a government student aid package of at least 1,500 USD.
      • Be registered at Concordia University as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student in both terms.
      • Have achieved a satisfactory academic standing with a minimum 2.0 institutional grade point average in their previous academic session
    • The Work-Study Program gives the student a chance to work On-campus if the student is a full-time student:
      • Work Part-time during the academic year to earn around 2,250 USD.
      • Work Full time during the summer months to earn close to 4,500 USD.

    Career and Placement after Course

    After completing this program, some students are hired by:

    • Bombardier
    • CAE Inc.
    • The Canadian Space Agency
    • CGI
    • Ajilon Consulting
    • Morgan Stanley
    • Microsoft

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