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What will I learn?

The Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department offers a Graduate Certificate in Mechanical Engineering for qualified university graduates who wish to obtain expertise in the following disciplines within Mechanical Engineering:

  • Aerospace
  • Composite Materials
  • Control and Automation
  • Manufacturing Systems
  • Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics

Requirements for Completion:

The Graduate Certificate program can be completed in one to three years. Students with high standing in their Bachelor’s program and whose academic records satisfy the requirements for Good Standing in the Master’s program in Mechanical Engineering (see Engineering Programs section) may apply for transfer to the Master’s program.

Credits. A fully-qualified candidate is required to complete a minimum of 16 credits in one of the fields of concentration listed below.


  • Minimum of 12 credits of core courses, depending on the area of concentration.
  • Maximum of 4 credits of electives, chosen from the elective courses listed or from core courses of any other areas of concentration.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science

Study options

Full Time (Minimum of 16 credits)

Tuition fees
Tuition fee: CAN $12,802 - CAN $15,257 for 15 or 16 credits
Start date

Expected January, September 2021


Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science

1515 Street. Catherine W,


Quebec (QC),

H3G 2W1, Canada

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants may required to have a 4 year Bachelor Degree. Other English language requirements: TOEFL (paper-based) score 577 or higher; MELAB min. score: 85, 3 on speaking test; CAEL min. score: 70; CAE min. score: A; CPE (advanced qualification for proficient users only) min. score: C.

For international students

Applicants to the program must hold a bachelor’s degree in engineering with above-average standing. The Faculty Graduate Studies Committee will determine the acceptability of an applicant for admission to the program and may require the applicant to do specific remedial course work to meet the program requirements.