Eligibility & Entry Requirement
- Students must complete a bachelor's degree from a recognized institution.
- Students must hold a minimum grade point average of 3.0/4.3 (B average, or upper second class standing).
- Submission of GRE Score is required.
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 first class in a relevant field from a recognized institution.
- Or, completed a master's degree in a relevant field from a recognized institution.
- University of New Brunswick (Fredericton) offers a Master of Science Engineering in Civil Engineering for a duration of 2 years.
- It is an on-campus program offered on a full-time basis.
- The entry terms for the student are Fall, Winter, Summer for this program.
- The MScE degree is a research-oriented degree for which a thesis is a major requirement.
- The program generally has between 40 and 60 graduate students conducting research in all the major sub-disciplines of Civil Engineering.
- The research areas of the program are:
- Construction Engineering and Management
- Geotechnical Engineering
- Engineering Materials and Infrastructure Renewal
- Structural Engineering
- Transportation Engineering
- Water and Environmental Engineering
- The program requires a minimum of 15 credit hours of course work and a minimum residency requirement of one academic year.
- Students whose undergraduate degree is in a field other than the intended graduate program may be required to take additional courses as background material or as prerequisites.
- The faculty of the engineering department offers students the opportunity to work with innovative faculty members who have diverse expertise and research interests.
- UNB provides the graduates with a solid foundation to build exciting careers with consulting engineering companies, NGOs, provincial and federal government agencies, and academic and research organizations around the world.
- The average salary of the program is 58,000 USD.
|Degree Type Offered||Master|
|Delivery Type||full time|
Required Document List
Following are the documents that must be submitted by students:
- Curriculum Vitae (CV): A professional document that summarizes student's work history, education, skills, and work experience.
- Transcript: A transcript is documentation of a student's permanent academic record, which usually means all courses taken, all grades received, all honors received, and degrees conferred to a student.
- Statement of Research Interests: Students are required to submit a complete application, a one-page statement describing their research interests.
- Three References: Employment references include past employers, co-workers, subordinates, or clients. Professional references are people who know students on a professional basis. Academic references are instructors and vocational counselors.
- ELP Scores: Students have to submit their English language proficiency scores like IELTS, TOEFL, or other test scores.
Fees & Funding
Tution & Application Fees
|International Differential Fees|
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Ranked #301 / 1001
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Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids
|Name||Amount||International Students Eligible||Application Deadline|
|JN Tata Endowment Scholarship||Variable||Yes||Mar 15, 2021|
|Debesh Kamal Scholarship||$1385||Yes||Apr 30, 2020|
|GyanDhan Scholarship||$78443||Yes||Aug 31, 2021|
|Narotam Sekhsaria Scholarships||Variable||Yes||N/A|
VISA & Work Study
- A student visa or study permit is required to study in Canada.
- International applicants who are applying for a Student Visa are required to have TRV (Temporary Resident Visa) or eTA (Electronic Travel Authorization) for entry in Canada.
- At the time of VISA application, students need to provide various documents:
- Letter of Acceptance from the University
- Proof of Financial Support
- Medical Exam Certificate
- National ID document
- Valid Passport
- Passport-style photograph of self
Work-Study is a subsidized work program designed to assist financially needy students with the high costs associated with the post-secondary study. The program will also provide students with an opportunity to gain valuable skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation.
- Work-Study positions are 10 hours per week, $14.04 per hour.
- Graduate students in either a thesis-based or course-based program studying full-time may engage in additional employment for up to 520 hours annually, which translates to an average of 10-hours per week across the year.
- There is no restriction on work hours for part-time students.
- Generally, graduate students in a course-based program taking three or more courses are considered full-time.
Career and Placement after Course
Possible career opportunities are:
- Data Analyst
- Assistant Civil Engineer
- Assistant Electrical Engineer
- Telesales Executive
- Civil Quality Engineer
- Civil Site Engineer
- Business Development Executive