Master of Engineering in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (MEng)

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

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Faculty of Applied Science Information Session

Date: Wednesday, 18 November 2020
Time: 08:30 to 09:30
UBC’s Faculty of Applied Science is celebrated for the scope, strength and impact of its research activities and graduate programs. In this online session faculty members and graduate students will be talking about the exciting research that’s happening and what it’s like to be a graduate student within Applied Science. There will also be an overview of programs, student life and how to apply to grad school at the Faculty of Applied Science. The session will be hosted by Professor Bhushan Gopaluni, Associate Dean Education and Professional Development. Whether you are thinking about graduate school, working on your application or have already applied this session will have something for you! *Please note this event will be held twice at 8.30am and 6pm.

Faculty of Applied Science Information Session

Date: Wednesday, 18 November 2020
Time: 18:00 to 19:00
UBC’s Faculty of Applied Science is celebrated for the scope, strength and impact of its research activities and graduate programs. In this online session faculty members and graduate students will be talking about the exciting research that’s happening and what it’s like to be a graduate student within Applied Science. There will also be an overview of programs, student life and how to apply to grad school at the Faculty of Applied Science. The session will be hosted by Professor Bhushan Gopaluni, Associate Dean Education and Professional Development. Whether you are thinking about graduate school, working on your application or have already applied this session will have something for you! *Please note this event will be held twice at 8.30am and 6pm.

Tuition & Financial Support

Tuition

FeesCanadian Citizen / Permanent Resident / Refugee / DiplomatInternational
Application Fee$108.00$168.25
Tuition *
Installments per year33
Tuition per installment$9,384.68$16,073.75
Tuition per year
(plus annual increase, usually 2%-5%)
$28,154.04$48,221.25
Int. Tuition Award (ITA) per year (if eligible) Not applicable
Other Fees and Costs
Student Fees (yearly)$969.17 (approx.)
Costs of living (yearly)starting at $17,242.00 (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.

Financial Support

Applicants to UBC have access to a variety of funding options.

Employer support

Organizations may provide their employees with tuition benefits as part of an employment package to support lifelong learning of their workforce.

Scholarships & awards (merit-based funding)

Professional / course-based programs usually do not provide merit-based funding. Some programs may offer bursaries.

Financial aid (need-based funding)

Canadian and US applicants may qualify for governmental loans to finance their studies. Please review eligibility and types of loans.

All students may be able to access private sector or bank loans.

Foreign government scholarships

Many foreign governments provide support to their citizens in pursuing education abroad. International applicants should check the various governmental resources in their home country, such as the Department of Education, for available scholarships.

Working while studying

The possibility to pursue work to supplement income may depend on the demands the program has on students. It should be carefully weighed if work leads to prolonged program durations or whether work placements can be meaningfully embedded into a program.

International students enrolled as full-time students with a valid study permit can work on campus for unlimited hours and work off-campus for no more than 20 hours a week.

A good starting point to explore student jobs is the UBC Work Learn program or a Co-Op placement.

Tax credits and RRSP withdrawals

Students with taxable income in Canada may be able to claim federal or provincial tax credits.

Canadian residents with RRSP accounts may be able to use the Lifelong Learning Plan (LLP) which allows students to withdraw amounts from their registered retirement savings plan (RRSPs) to finance full-time training or education for themselves or their partner.

Please review Filing taxes in Canada on the student services website for more information.

Cost Calculator

Applicants have access to the cost calculator to develop a financial plan that takes into account various income sources and expenses.

Enrolment, Duration & Other Stats

These statistics show data for the Master of Engineering in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (MEng). Data are separated for each degree program combination. You may view data for other degree options in the respective program profile.

Enrolment Data

 20192018201720162015
Applications2844344630
Offers2229222826
New registrations1512151112
Total enrolment1616211312

Completion Rates & Times

Based on 35 graduations between 2015 - 2018 the minimum time to completion is 0.99 years and the maximum time is 1.33 years with an average of 1.03 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: 10 March 2020]. 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].

Further Program Information

This hybrid program combining engineering and business focuses on shipbuilding design, procurement programs,ship project management, stages of the industry value chain, fundamental business, and interpersonal skills.Students will learn technical knowledge of all facets of ship design, operation and maintenance and gain business insight and interpersonal skills to lead multidisciplinary teams and manage complex projects.

Faculty Overview

Program Identifier

VGMMEN-Y5
 

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September 2021 Intake

Application Open Date
01 October 2020
Canadian Applicant Deadline
01 March 2021
International Applicant Deadline
01 March 2021

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