The University of British Columbia - Okanagan - College of Graduate Studies

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The University of British Columbia - Okanagan - College of Graduate Studies

Faculty:Applied Science
Field of Study:Engineering, General
Thesis Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $5,302
International: $9,314
Careers:Engineering ManagersCivil EngineersChemical Engineers


The School of Engineering on the UBC's Okanagan campus is recruiting Ph.D. students to study in their world-class research programs in Civil, Electrical, and Mechanical Engineering. Research areas in civil engineering include: construction management; environmental engineering; geotechnical engineering; structural engineering; sustainable infrastructure systems engineering; and water resources engineering. Research areas in electrical engineering include: integrated circuits and systems; wireless technology; integrated micro and nanosystems; and power and energy. Research areas in mechanical engineering include: mechanics, materials, and manufacturing; thermofluids and energy conversion; and mechatronics, robotics, and control.


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*76 to 80
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Thesis-based Master's degree in Engineering or a related field.
    Test Scores:
    • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 92]
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Statement of Research Interests
    Students are admitted only on the recommendation of a supervisor; therefore, prospective students should visit the School of Engineering's graduate program web pages to determine if any of its professors is performing research that is of interest to them.

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * 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 September 13, 2022