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Engineering Entrepreneurship and Innovation

20 months
23100 CAD/year
6480 CAD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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This popular Engineering Entrepreneurship and Innovation program at McMaster University has seen entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs pursue the development of their own technology-based business ideas or those of the company for whom they work. 


Anyone holding an engineering, technology or science degree who meets eligibility criteria can enroll in the Master's of Engineering Entrepreneurship and Innovation (MEEI) degree program, offered by McMaster University.

Areas of Research

  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Programme Structure

The module courses are:

  • Entrepreneurial Opportunity Identification
  • Leadership for Innovation
  • Enterprise Opportunity Development
  • Business Launch and Development
  • Total Sustainability Management
  • Proof-of-Concept Studio

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 20 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Honours Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
  • B+ (B- for Engineering) minimum average, based on a full year equivalent of final year courses (3rd/4th level) relevant to the program
  • Each program may set additional/higher requirements. Please review the program website for details.
  • Degrees and grades from foreign universities are evaluated for their equivalency to McMaster’s. Please contact the program for specific details.
  • Departments or programs may establish additional requirements, such as scores on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • Admission is competitive: meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission
  • The admission decision is not subject to appeal
  • Applicants who do not meet the above mentioned requirements, should consult the Graduate Calendar to determine the requirements for exceptional cases

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    23100 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 CAD per semester during 20 months.
  • National

    6480 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3240 CAD per semester during 20 months.

Living costs for Hamilton

1163 - 1630 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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