Biosystems Engineering


M.Sc. | M.Eng. | Ph.D.


Application Fee: $100 CDN (non-refundable)

All applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

An acceptable English Language Proficiency test score is required, if applicable.

For initial assessment purposes only, copies of unofficial transcripts (uploaded to your application) are acceptable and preferred. Transcripts are required from each institution for the entire academic history, whether or not degree has been awarded, including institutions attended on an exchange. If the English copy is a translation, please include the original language as well.

Degree Certificates – All international transcripts must be accompanied by degree certificates that indicate that the degree has been awarded.


Master of Science/Master of Engineering

The M.Sc. is a research degree consisting of coursework and a thesis based on original research conducted by the student. The M.Eng. is a course-based degree consisting of coursework and an engineering project.

Expected Duration

  • M.Sc. - 18-24 months
  • M.Eng. - 12-18 months

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • For admission into the M.Sc. program, applicants are normally required to hold a four-year Bachelor’s degree in Biosystems Engineering or equivalent from a recognized university. Applicants to the M.Eng. program are normally required to hold a B.Sc.(Eng.) degree. Candidates with degrees in related areas will be accepted at the discretion of the department head.
  • CV/Resume
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Summer 2018 May February 1, 2018 Apply
Fall 2018 September June 1, 2018 Apply
Winter 2019 January October 1, 2018 Apply

 

International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2018 September February 1, 2018 Apply
Winter 2019 January June 1, 2018 Apply

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Doctor of Philosophy

The Ph.D. option consists of coursework and a substantial research component.

Expected Duration

  • 3-4 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • A candidate must normally complete an M.Sc. degree before entering the Ph.D. program.
  • CV/Resume
  • Statement of Intent
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Summer 2018 May February 1, 2018 Apply
Fall 2018 September June 1, 2018 Apply
Winter 2019 January October 1, 2018 Apply

 

International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2018 September February 1, 2018 Apply
Winter 2019 January June 1, 2018 Apply

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Notes

The name of your preferred supervisor is required at time of application.

*Students should complete and submit their online application with supporting documentation (if applicable) by the date indicated.
 


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Department Website


Room E2 - 376 EITC
75A Chancellor's Circle
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2
p: 204.474.6033
f: 204.474.7512
e: headbio@cc.umanitoba.ca