University of Manitoba - Faculty of Graduate Studies

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Biosystems Engineering (M.Sc.)

University of Manitoba - Faculty of Graduate Studies

Faculty:Faculty of Graduate Studies
Field of Study:Agricultural/Biological Engineering and Bioengineering
Thesis Based:Yes
Course Based:Yes
Length:18 Month(s)
Careers:Agricultural Engineers


The Master of Science in Biosystems Engineering is intended for individuals desiring an advanced degree with an emphasis on engineering research.
The Department of Biosystems Engineering has a full complement of professors who have active research programs in various areas within biosystems engineering. Our department has a strong international profile for our contributions to post-harvest handling and storage of grains and oilseeds, microbial generation of biofuels and bioproducts, machinery systems, soil and water engineering. Also, biomaterials for medical applications, sustainable waste management, food and fiber processing and engineering education.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    To qualify for the Master of Science in Biosystems Engineering program, you must normally have a minimum of a four-year bachelor's degree in Biosystems Engineering. In exceptional cases, this requirement may be waived by the department for applicants with an undergraduate degree in a related area.
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    In addition to the admission requirements described here, all applicants must meet the minimum admission and English language proficiency requirements of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on November 08, 2022