M.Sc. On Campus

Biological Engineering

University of Saskatchewan

24 months
6730 CAD/year
4260 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The department has well equipped research and teaching laboratories, and allows either experimental or theoretical research projects. Biological Engineering students at University of Saskatchewan may be involved in a specialized research-oriented activity, collaboration with industry, or research centres in Canada. Apply to the Biological Engineering MSc program at University of Saskatchewan.


Program Details

The University of Saskatchewan is located in a province known for its agricultural production and advanced research in agro-biological science and engineering. In this program you'll be able to study and conduct research in:

  • agriculture machinery design
  • sensors and instrumentation for agriculture and biological systems
  • agricultural building environments
  • soil and water management
  • cold-regions hydrology
  • postharvest and food process engineering
  • value-added bioprocessing
  • biomass and bioenergy

At the Biological Engineering MSc program at University of Saskatchewan you'll also benefit from the close relations our faculty have with the following industry and research partners:

  • Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute
  • Institute for Agricultural Rural and Environmental Health
  • Prairie Swine Centre Inc.
  • National Hydrology Water Research Center
  • Canada-Saskatchewan Irrigation Development Centre
  • Saskatchewan Food Industry Development Centre
  • POS Bio-Sciences

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Soil and Water Management
  • Agricultural Building Environments
  • Agriculture Machinery Design
  • Food / Bio-process Engineering
  • Value-added Processing
  • Post-harvest Technology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applications to this academic unit require a pre-qualification form to be submitted prior to the formal online application.


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a cumulative weighted average of at least a 70% (U of S grade system equivalent) in the last two years of study (i.e. 60 credit units)
  • a four-year honours degree, or equivalent, from a recognized college or university in an academic discipline relevant to the proposed field of study

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6730 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6730 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4260 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4260 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Saskatoon

1279 - 1865 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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