Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, M.Sc. | University of Calgary | Calgary, Canada
M.Sc. On Campus

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

24 months
8242 CAD/year
3533 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Ambitious students can explore their interest and aptitude in performing research by taking the Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering degree at University of Calgary. As a stepping stone to the PhD degree, the program allows students to investigate a new research topic in depth with a leading researcher in the mechanical engineering program.


Through things such as conferences, peer-reviewed publications and technical papers, students in the Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering degree at University of Calgary get to disseminate knowledge. They will complete technical courses, present at a conference, and prepare and defend a thesis documenting their research over the course of their two years of full-time study. Students are typically funded through the duration of their study under various mechanisms offered by the faculty, department, and supervisor.

Completing this program

  • Manufacturing Engineering: Topics may include computer integrated manufacturing, optimization methods with robotics, CAD/CAM/CAE and more.
  • Mechanical Engineering: Topics may include combustion processes, mechanics of compressible flow, instrumentation, mobile robotics and more.
  • Research Seminar: Students present at the annual Mechanical Engineering Graduate Student Conference.
  • Additional Courses: Students complete Numerical Methods for Engineers.
  • Thesis: Students will be required to submit and defend an original research thesis.
  • Pipeline Engineering Specialization: Students wishing to complete the Pipeline Engineering Specialization must include three courses of Pipeline Engineering approved courses with a Pipeline Engineering project.


  • Pipeline Engineering
  • Engineering, Energy and Environment (Interdisciplinary)
  • Environmental Engineering (Interdisciplinary)
  • Energy & Environmental Systems (Interdisciplinary)


Consulting, research and development, forensic engineering, management, process control.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sensors, Data and Signal Analysis
  • Numerical Methods for Engineers
  • Finite Element Method
  • Manufacturing Optimization
  • Advanced Materials Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 point system, over the past two years of full-time study (a minimum of 10 full-course equivalents or 60 units) of the undergraduate degree.
  • A four year baccalaureate degree, or equivalent from a recognized institution.
  • Two reference letters

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8242 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8242 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    3533 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3533 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Calgary

1247 - 1953 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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