Get $150 Scholarship!

MCGILL UNIVERSITY, MONTREAL, QUEBEC - PROGRAMS

Montreal, QuebecLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1821Established Year
  40493Enrollment

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

 16 months
 45 Credits
 full time
  English
 on campus
  Thesis Based

$ 13,470 

1st Year
Fees

International Student Tution

Check Detailed Fees

Program Description

  • Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering at McGill University allows students to complete this course in 16 months.
  • Students need to complete 45 credits successfully to graduate from this program.
  • There are two options to complete this program. They are thesis-based and non-thesis based or project-based. 
  • The Department of Engineering Studies offers M.Eng and Ph.D. programs that attract students from all over the world.
  • The students to faculty ratio for this program is 16:1.
  • The M.Eng in Civil Engineering offers advanced training in the critical, historical, and theoretical analysis of:
    • ​Experimental Designs 1
    • Bioprocesses for Wastewater Resource Recovery
    • Theory: Water / Wastewater Treatment
    • Principles of Toxicology
    • Advanced Statistics 1
    • Environmental Data Analysis
  • The research interests and facilities of the Department are very extensive, involving more than 50 faculty members
  • This program emphasizes interdisciplinary fundamental knowledge courses, practical applications in diverse environmental contexts, and functional skills needed for solving environmental problems through a wide range of technical and non-technical courses offered by collaborating departments and faculties at the University.
  • The Department is equipped with state-of-the-art experimental laboratories and there are numerous multidisciplinary research projects, so students are provided with an ideal environment to develop new technologies, discover novel phenomena, and design revolutionary devices.
  • Undertaking this program at McGill University provides students with an opportunity to conduct intensive research under the supervision of researchers who are leaders in their field.
  • The job opportunities after this program that students get are:
    • Analytical chemist
    • Energy manager
    • Environmental engineer
    • Manufacturing engineer
    • Materials engineer etc., with an average salary of 47,250 USD.

Thesis Option:

  • The Master of Engineering degree (thesis option) involves graduate-level courses and an externally examined thesis.
  • This program is research-oriented and the thesis is expected to involve a thorough examination of a topic of current interest in a research area within the Department.
  • The program is ideal preparation for a Ph.D. degree or an industrial research career.

Non-thesis Option:

  • The Master of Engineering degree (project option) involves graduate-level courses and an internally examined research project.
  • The program is oriented more toward professional development than the thesis option.
  • The project is of significantly less scope than a thesis and includes options such as a technical review, a design project, or a small-scale research project.
  • Students are provided with a very solid background in electrical and computer engineering, both in terms of breadth across the entire field and depth in the area of specialty.
  • Graduates frequently pursue careers in research and development. A part-time program is possible.

Program Highlights

Degree Type Offered Master
Duration16 months
Total Credits45
Fees$ 19,721 for 16 months or 45 Credits Program
Delivery TypeFull Time
Admission Intake Fall (Deadline - Jan 15)
Language Proficiency IELTS,TOEFL
ExamsGRE
Program Urlhttps://www.mcgill.ca/study/2019-2020/faculties/engineering/graduate/programs/master-engineering-...

Eligibility & Entry Requirement

Academic Eligibility:

  • Students must have an Honours degree in Engineering.
  • Students holding a degree whether in Engineering or another discipline may also be eligible for admission.
  • A GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 is required to apply for this program.

Indian Student Eligibility:

  • Indian students need to maintain an overall average of 60% in each year.
  • The minimum GPA required is 3.0/4.0 or students must have B grade in their degree.

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.

The above requirements are the minimum requirements and do not guarantee admission. The admissions committee will consider all evidence in the file and decide. To know more about the requirem….Read More


Required Document List

Followings are the required document:

  • Official Transcripts: Students have to submit a copy of their original transcripts.
  • Letters of Reference: Students have to submit two letters of recommendation.
  • ELP Scores: Students have to submit their English language proficiency scores like IELTS, TOEFL or other test scores.


Application Deadline

Fall
Jan 15

Winter
Aug 01


Scores Required

6.5 / 9

Avg. Score in

IELTS

86 / 120

Avg. Score in

TOEFL

300 / 340

Avg. Score in

GRE


Fees & Funding

Tution & Application Fees

Year/headYear 1Year 2
Tuition fees$13470$3367
Health insurance$871$871
Others$571$571
Total fees$14912$4809

Living Costs

HeadAvg Cost Per Year
Housing$ 9,789
Food$ 4,106

Ranking

Times Higher Education 2020

Ranked #47/ 801

Engineering [ International ]


Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids

NameAmountInternational Students EligibleApplication Deadline
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
Aga khan Foundation Scholarships Variable Yes 31 Mar, 2020
Collegedunia $150 Scholarship Program $150 Yes N/A
Go Clean Scholarship $3,500 Yes 31 Dec, 2020
BrokerFish International student scholarship $1,000 Yes 21 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
Show More

VISA & Work Study

VISA

  • International applicants who are applying for a Canadian Student VISA are required to have TRV (Temporary Resident Visa or ETA (Electronic Travel Authorization) for entry in Canada.
  • Students need these documents for student visa application:
    • Proof of Acceptance
    • Proof of Identity
    • Proof of Financial Support

Work Study

  • Work while studying International students on the study visa are still able to work 20 hours/week. 
  • Students can work part-time up to 20 hours a week combined on-campus and off-campus work during an academic session and full-time during a regularly scheduled break.

Career and Placement after Course

Career possibilities are:

  • Analytical chemist
  • Energy manager
  • Environmental engineer
  • Manufacturing engineer
  • Materials engineer



Apply Now DOWNLOAD BROCHURE  
INTERESTED IN THIS COLLEGE ?
Get free counselling

Follow & Share this college to get information about admission

FACULTY, SCHOOLS AND CAMPUSES
COLLEGES IN QUEBEC, CANADA
Concordia University Montreal, Quebec
Bishop's University Sherbrooke, Quebec
HEC Montreal Montreal, Quebec
University of Montreal Montreal, Quebec
University of Sherbrooke Sherbrooke, Quebec
NEAREST RANKED COLLEGES
University of Toronto , Toronto Avg Fee: $37.84K/Yr 7.4
University of British Columbia , Vancouver Avg Fee: $29.39K/Yr 6.7
McMaster University , Hamilton Avg Fee: $24.28K/Yr 5.5
University of Ottawa , Ottawa Avg Fee: $18.08K/Yr 4.7
Carleton University , Ottawa Avg Fee: $21.14K/Yr 4.2
University of Montreal , Montreal Avg Fee: $19.6K/Yr 6
University of Alberta , Edmonton Avg Fee: $16.03K/Yr 5.7
York University , Toronto Avg Fee: $22.12K/Yr 4.3
Queen's University , Kingston Avg Fee: $9.7K/Yr 5
University of Calgary , Calgary Avg Fee: $13.75K/Yr 5.4