Building Engineering, Master | Carleton University | Ottawa, Canada
12 months
39797 CAD/year
8455 CAD/year
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The Building Engineering master program is an opportunity for students specializing in building performance, heritage conservation and fire safety engineering to enhance their knowledge of building engineering. Learn more with this program in Building Engineering and Analytics from Carleton University.


Career Opportunities

Master graduates in building engineering-related areas from Carleton have obtained prestigious research and development positions in major engineering companies as building scientists, energy modellers, sustainability consultants, restoration and retrofit experts for heritage buildings, digital and advanced computational modelling specialists, and fire safety engineers. They have become professors in Canadian universities and colleges. In addition, many of our graduates have been employed as researchers in the public sector including but not limited to the federal government research departments such as National Research Council and Natural Resources Canada. Learn more with this program in Building Engineering and Analytics from Carleton University.

Programme Structure


  • Advanced Research Methods for Building Engineering
  • Representation and Documentation in Architectural Conservation
  • Workshop: Technical Studies in Heritage Conservation
  • Heritage Conservation and Sustainability
  • Building Energy Management and Optimization
  • Building Services Engineering
  • Indoor Environmental Quality
  • Advanced Building Characterization, Conservation and Rehabilitation
  • Heritage
  • Structural Assessment of Historic Buildings
  • Fundamentals of Fire Safety Engineering
  • Fire Dynamics
  • Fire Modeling
  • Fire Dynamics l
  • Design for Fire Resistance
  • Fire Behaviour of Materials
  • Building Performance Simulation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree with an average of at least B+ or higher in electrical engineering or a related discipline.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39797 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39797 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8455 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8455 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Ottawa

1168 - 1925 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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