Mechanical Engineering - Automotive Option


  • The course based Master of Engineering - Mechanical Engineering (Automotive Option) will prepare graduates for leadership positions within the automotive and manufacturing industries.
  • An MEng Degree may be awarded upon successful completion of a total of eight courses (the MEng has no research component/thesis/work with a faculty supervisor). Of these eight courses:
    • Five courses must be from the student's department (major; mechanical)
    • Plus three required courses: Engineering Technical Communications, Engineering Mathematics and Engineering Project Management (to be taken in the first or second semester of the program)
    • Co-op program is optional and students must apply for admission in their first study term.
  • The goal of the program is to provide you with the opportunity to extend your understanding of automotive engineering principles, with an emphasis on operation, design, materials and manufacturing along with some aspects of business and management. 
  • No funding or scholarships are available
  • You may also be required to complete the Automotive Engineering Pre-graduate Preparation Program (PPP) prior to the start of your academic studies. Generally, this five-week workshop begins in mid-July, with daily seminars to enhance your understanding of automotive related topics and to better prepare you for your academic workload ahead. (Additional fees for this program may apply
  • Please ensure that you read your letter of acceptance carefully as you may be required to be in Canada weeks before your program start day if you are required to attend ELIP or PPP.
  • Please also review the MEng website for a note regarding admissions

Program Specific Admission Requirements

Deadline for Fall:

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Deadline for Winter:

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Deadline for May:

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Minimum TOEFL:

MEng: IBT-92

Minimum IELTS: 6.5

Additional Requirements (MEng only)

Non-Consolidated Academic Transcript

Backlog Certificate


General admission requirements for all Graduate Programs

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