Graduate programs

The Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) and Master of Engineering (MEng) are Professional Programs designed for engineers wishing to upgrade their training and fast-forward their careers.

The Master of Applied Science (MASc) and the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) are thesis-based research programs designed for engineers wishing to pursue research.

Degree comparison

  Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) Master of Engineering (MEng) Master of Applied Science (MASc) Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Research/Thesis-based No No Yes Yes
Duration (months, not including Coop) 12* 12 to 16 24 48
Eligibility for financial assistance Students encouraged to look for external scholarships and loans. May apply for Teaching Assistantships Normally from their thesis supervisors and may apply for Teaching Assistantships, graduate awards and scholarships Normally from their thesis supervisors and may apply for Teaching Assistantships, graduate awards and scholarships

 

 

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