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Computational Science and Engineering, M.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 16 months
    Duration
University rank #77 (WUR) ,
Computational Science and Computational Engineering are rapidly growing multi-disciplinary areas connecting engineering, science, business, mathematics and computer science to create new, powerful tools for real-world discovery and understanding.

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Computational Science and Computational Engineering are rapidly growing multi-disciplinary areas connecting engineering, science, business, mathematics and computer science to create new, powerful tools for real-world discovery and understanding. Advancements in computing power and computational methodology are allowing leading-edge researchers to effectively utilize computational simulation, modeling and optimization to pursue investigations into territories that were previously beyond their reach using theoretical analysis and physical experimentation. The School has been established to address this need through the creation of multidisciplinary research and education programs of international distinction within a unique collaborative environment.

Programme Structure

Areas of Research
  • Computational physical sciences
  • Computational optimization, design & control
  • Computational biosciences

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 16 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    92

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    580

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • Honours Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
  • 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
  • Transcripts must be sent directly from the issuing institution to the program office
  • Two academic references
  • English Language Proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17766 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17766 CAD per year and a duration of 16 months.
  • National

    7722 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7722 CAD per year and a duration of 16 months.
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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.

Funding

Graduate student stipends will be provided following the current practices in the existing graduate programs of the faculties of Science and Engineering.

Stipends will consist of some combination of research supervisor grant funds, allocations of scholarship funds from the School of Graduate Studies based on enrollment in the programs and TA placements based on availability of resources and need .

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