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Degree Options

Undergraduate Degree
(Co-op Optional)

B.Eng.

Computer Engineering

Computer Engineering applies advances in electronics and software to create devices and systems aimed at benefitting people. It encompasses computer hardware, programming, electronics, digital communications, multimedia, signal processing, robotics and other related technologies.

Length Academic Requirements
4 years (Co-op additional) Completion of Engineering 1

Undergraduate Degree
(Co-op Optional)

B.Eng.

Electrical Engineering

Electrical engineering involves the design of devices and systems that employ the flow of electrons to achieve useful purposes. It encompasses electrical power generation and distribution, robotics, wired and wireless communications, radar, optoelectronics, and many other technologies.

Length Academic Requirements
4 years (Co-op additional) Completion of Engineering 1

Undergraduate Degree
(Co-op Optional)

B.Eng.BME.

Electrical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering

The Integrated Biomedical Engineering and Health Sciences program is an interdisciplinary undergraduate program that will give students a strong foundation in both engineering and health sciences.

Length Academic Requirements
5 years (Co-op additional) Completion of Level 1 Integrated Biomedical Engineering and Health Sciences (IBEHS)

Undergraduate Degree
(Co-op Optional)

B.Eng.Management

Computer Engineering and Management

Computer Engineering and Management at McMaster University is a unique five year program that integrates the technical education of the engineer with a business education for management. In addition the program offers the option of up to 28 months of co-op work experience and opportunities.

Length Academic Requirements
5 years (Co-op additional) Completion of Engineering 1

Undergraduate Degree
(Co-op Optional)

B.Eng.Management

Electrical Engineering and Management

Electrical Engineering and Management at McMaster University is a unique five year program that integrates the technical education of the engineer with a business education for management. In addition the program offers the option of up to 28 months of co-op work experience and opportunities.

Length Academic Requirements
5 years (Co-op additional) Completion of Engineering 1

Undergraduate Degree
(Co-op Optional)

B.Eng.Society

Computer Engineering and Society

Computer Engineering applies advances in electronics and software to create devices and systems aimed at benefitting people. It encompasses computer hardware, programming, electronics, digital communications, multimedia, signal processing, robotics and other related technologies.

Length Academic Requirements
5 years (Co-op additional) Completion of Engineering 1

Undergraduate Degree
(Co-op Optional)

B.Eng.Society

Electrical Engineering and Society

Electrical engineering involves the design of devices and systems that employ the flow of electrons to achieve useful purposes. It encompasses electrical power generation and distribution, robotics, wired and wireless communications, radar, optoelectronics, and many other technologies.

Length Academic Requirements
5 years (Co-op additional) Completion of Engineering 1

Graduate Degree

M.A.Sc.

Master of Applied Science

The M.A.Sc. degree is a thesis-based program where students are required to complete courses in addition to writing and defending a thesis.

Length Academic Requirements
1.5 years if attended full time Minimum B standing (McMaster's GPA 8.0)

Graduate Degree

M.Eng.

Master of Engineering

The M.Eng degree is a course-based program where students are required to complete a number of courses

Length Academic Requirements
1.5 years if attended full time Minimum B standing (McMaster's GPA 8.0)

Graduate Degree

M.Eng.

Master of Engineering in Electrical & Biomedical Engineering

The M.Eng degree is a course-based program where students are required to complete a number of courses

Length Academic Requirements
1.5 years if attended full time Minimum B standing (McMaster's GPA 8.0)

Graduate Degree

Ph.D.

Doctor of Philosophy

The Ph.D. degree is a thesis-based program where students are required to complete courses in addition to writing and defending a thesis.

Length Academic Requirements
4 years Minimum B standing (McMaster's GPA 8.0)