Master of Engineering in Geological 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
Geological Engineering
Program Components
Coursework only
Faculty
Faculty of Science

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Deadline Details

Application Deadline

Deadline to submit online application. No changes can be made to the application after submission.

Transcript Deadline

Deadline to upload scans of official transcripts through the applicant portal in support of a submitted application. Information for accessing the applicant portal will be provided after submitting an online application for admission.

Referee Deadline

Deadline for the referees identified in the application for admission to submit references. See Letters of Reference for more information.

September 2020 Intake

Application Open Date
01 October 2019
Canadian Applicants
Application Deadline: 01 January 2020
Transcript Deadline: 31 January 2020
Referee Deadline: 31 January 2020
International Applicants
Application Deadline: 01 January 2020
Transcript Deadline: 31 January 2020
Referee Deadline: 31 January 2020

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
Applications1410131213
Offers371199
New registrations33988
Total enrolment76131011

Completion Rates & Times

This program has a graduation rate of 85% based on 20 students admitted between 2009 - 2012. Based on 26 graduations between 2015 - 2018 the minimum time to completion is 0.66 years and the maximum time is 1.66 years with an average of 1.09 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: 27 October 2019].
 

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September 2020 Intake

Application Open Date
01 October 2019
Canadian Applicant Deadline
01 January 2020
International Applicant Deadline
01 January 2020

Program Enquiries

If you have reviewed the information on this program page and understand the requirements for this program, you may send an enquiry
 
 

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