M.Eng./M.Sc. On Campus

Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics

24 months
900 CAD/credit 20250 CAD/year
291 CAD/credit 6547 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Advanced Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics courses of instruction and laboratory facilities at McGill University are available for Engineering graduate students who wish to proceed to the degrees of M.Eng., M.Sc., and Ph.D.


About this Program

Graduate Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics studies and research at McGill University are at present being conducted in the fields of structures and structural mechanics; infrastructure rehabilitation; risk engineering; fluid mechanics and hydraulics; materials engineering; soil behaviour; soil mechanics and foundations; water resources engineering; environmental engineering; and transportation engineering.

The master's degree can be pursued as a research degree (thesis) or as a coursework-based degree (project). The thesis degree is for those who wish to undertake research while the project degree is for those who wish to have a broader and more specialized training in civil engineering.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Seminar
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Groundwater Engineering
  • Transportation Safety and Design
  • Groundwater Hydrology
  • Nanomaterials and the Aquatic Environment
  • Renovation and Preservation: Infrastructure
  • Water Resources Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.2 (recommended)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application and application fee
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Writing sample/portfolio
  • A research supervisor
  • Study permits/student visas

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    20250 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 900 CAD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    6547 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 291 CAD per credit during 24 months.


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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