Master of Engineering in Chemical and Biological Engineering (MEng)

The Master of Engineering is not administered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies. Please check the UBC Engineering website for admission requirements, deadlines and application procedure.

Quick Facts

Degree
Master of Engineering
Subject
Engineering
Mode of delivery
On campus
Specialization
Chemical and Biological Engineering
Program Components
Coursework only
Faculty
Faculty of Applied Science

Program Enquiries

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Tuition / Program Costs

FeesCanadian Citizen / Permanent Resident / Refugee / DiplomatInternational
Application Fee$104.00$168.25
Tuition *
Installments per year33
Tuition per installment$2,024.07$6,748.95
Tuition per year
(plus annual increase, usually 2%-5%)
$6,072.21$20,246.85
Int. Tuition Award (ITA) per year (if eligible) Not applicable
Other Fees and Costs
Student Fees (yearly)$930.14 (approx.)
Costs of living (yearly)starting at $16,884.10 (check cost calculator)
* Regular, full-time tuition. For on-leave, extension, continuing or part time (if applicable) fees see UBC Calendar.
All fees for the year are subject to adjustment and UBC reserves the right to change any fees without notice at any time, including tuition and student fees. Tuition fees are reviewed annually by the UBC Board of Governors. In recent years, tuition increases have been 2% for continuing domestic students and between 2% and 5% for continuing international students. New students may see higher increases in tuition. Admitted students who defer their admission are subject to the potentially higher tuition fees for incoming students effective at the later program start date. In case of a discrepancy between this webpage and the UBC Calendar, the UBC Calendar entry will be held to be correct.

Statistical Data

Enrolment Data

 20182017201620152014
Applications745421830
Offers27368421
New registrations12156218
Total enrolment2721121723

Completion Rates & Times

This program has a graduation rate of 91.67% based on 24 students admitted between 2008 - 2011. Based on 33 graduations between 2014 - 2017 the minimum time to completion is 0.99 years and the maximum time is 4.33 years with an average of 1.59 years of study. All calculations exclude leave times.
Disclaimer
Admissions data refer to all UBC Vancouver applications, offers, new registrants for each year, May to April [data updated: 22 March 2019]. Enrolment data are based on March 1 snapshots. Program completion data are only provided for datasets comprised of more than 4 individuals. Rates and times of completion depend on a number of variables (e.g. curriculum requirements, student funding), some of which may have changed in recent years for some programs [data updated: 23 September 2018].
 
 

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