Master's Degrees in Environmental Engineering in Canada

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Studying Environmental Engineering

Environmental engineering applies the theoretical background provided by the environmental sciences using engineering principles. The aim of an environmental engineer is to sustain or improve the natural environment in order to guarantee a good and healthy life quality for human beings as well as for other organisms.

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Studying in Canada

Canada has one of the strongest economies in the world, and Canadians enjoy a high standard of living, as well as an internationally renowned university system.

Applying to a Master's in Canada

Have you decided to study a Master's degree in Canada? Let's check the list of documents you will need to meet the application requirements for universities in Canada:

  • A Bachelor's degree;

  • The completed application form;

  • CV;

  • A nicely-worded letter of intent;

  • Proof of English (or French) proficiency;

  • Evidence that you can support yourself financially during the whole study period;

  • Two letters of reference, that say you are ready to study that particular Master/PhD.

To study an English-taught Master's in Canada you'll have to prove your English skills with a language certificate such as IELTS, C1 Advanced, TOEFL, CAEL, CanTEST, MELAB. Depending on when you plan on starting your studies in Canada, know that there are two application sessions. That's why, if you plan on starting in winter, the application deadline is early September, while summer enrolments end in early March.

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27 Environmental Engineering Master's degrees in Canada

M.Sc. Engineering: Environmental

The MSc in Environmental Engineering provides a common curriculum to train graduates from Engineering and related Natural Sciences in providing effective solutions to environmental challenges faced by industries and communities.

M.Sc. Bioresource Engineering (Thesis) - Environment

Bioresource Engineering is an interdisciplinary program that integrates engineering, design and the biological sciences. It is a unique profession that applies engineering principles to the enhancement and sustainability of the world’s natural resources.

Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
M.Eng. Civil Engineering (Non-Thesis) - Environmental 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.

Faculty of Engineering
M.A. / M.Sc. Environmental Engineering

Established in 2000, the Ottawa-Carleton Institute of Environmental Engineering (OCIEE) combines the teaching and research strengths of the Department of Civil Engineering and the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Ottawa with that of the Departments of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Carleton University.

M.Sc. Bioresource Engineering (Thesis)

Bioresource Engineering is an interdisciplinary program that integrates engineering, design and the biological sciences. It is a unique profession that applies engineering principles to the enhancement and sustainability of the world’s natural resources.

Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
M.Eng. Environmental Engineering

Our program is focused on innovative research geared towards developing new technologies and practices that ensure we have clean air to breath, clean water to drink, clean soil to grow our crops and clean energy to sustain our society. 

M.A. / M.Sc. Environmental Engineering - Environmental Sustainability

Established in 2000, the Ottawa-Carleton Institute of Environmental Engineering (OCIEE) combines the teaching and research strengths of the Department of Civil Engineering and the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Ottawa with that of the Departments of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Carleton University.

M.Eng. Environmental Engineering

This program is comprised of faculty from different departments in the Facultyof Engineering who have research interests in the multidisciplinary field of Environmental Engineering. 

Graduate Studies
Postgraduate Certificate Renewable Energy Technologies

The  Graduate Certificate in Renewable Energy Technologies is an advanced program. It is presented at a considerably higher level than the Advanced Diploma and bachelor degree level programs and intending students should be aware of the greater challenge.

Master Petroleum Systems Engineering

Petroleum Systems Engineers develop techniques to efficiently recover oil, gas, and other minerals while reducing environmental impacts using various pollution remediation and greenhouse gas reduction techniques.

M.Eng. Environmental Systems Engineering

The Environmental Systems Engineering (EVSE) program is very popular with students and respected by industry, largely because of its timely combination of environmental concerns and the systems approach to addressing civil and industrial environmental issues

Postgraduate Certificate Environmental Engineering

The Graduate Certificate in Environmental Engineering is designed for practicing engineers who wish to specialize in one or more of the following subdisciplines in Environmental Engineering: Industrial Waste Management, Environmental Auditing and Modelling in Environmental Systems.

Master Environmental Engineering

Human activity is proving to be increasingly harmful to the environment. However, engineers and other professionals can limit or reduce the negative impact caused by human activities on the air and water, and on biodiversity, wildlife and flora. The Master Degree in Environmental Engineering is offered by École de Technologie Supérieure.

M.Eng. GeoEngineering

The GeoEngineering Centre, founded in 2001, is a collaborative venture between faculty members at Queen's University and the Royal Military College in Kingston.

M.Sc.A. Applied Bioresource Engineering (Non-Thesis)

Bioresource Engineering is an interdisciplinary program that integrates engineering, design and the biological sciences. It is a unique profession that applies engineering principles to the enhancement and sustainability of the world’s natural resources.

Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
M.Eng. Petroleum Systems Engineering

Petroleum Systems Engineers develop techniques to efficiently recover oil, gas, and other minerals while reducing environmental impacts using various pollution remediation and greenhouse gas reduction techniques.

Master Environmental Systems Engineering

The Environmental Systems Engineering (EVSE) program is very popular with students and respected by industry, largely because of its timely combination of environmental concerns and the systems approach to addressing civil and industrial environmental issues.