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Chemical Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #145 (WUR) Ottawa, Canada
Chemical engineering at University of Ottawa is at the intersection of many disciplines, linking knowledge of basic and applied sciences, economics, and health and safety. Chemical Engineering graduates use a series of operations to sustainably process raw natural materials into finished products.
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Overview

The Chemical Engineering program at University of Ottawa has the mission is to generate and disseminate knowledge to meet the ever-changing needs of society and particularly to prepare students to practice their chosen profession in an increasingly competitive global market.

As part of the largest officially bilingual university in Ontario, we play a unique role in serving both Anglophone and Francophone students from across Canada. We seek to maintain high quality, broad-based programs that will provide our students with strong Chemical Engineering fundamentals.

This includes seeing our students graduate with strong problem solving skills, a commitment to professionalism and ethical practice, an appreciation for health, safety and environmental issues, effective communication and inter-personal skills, a desire and ability for life-long learning, team skills, and an adaptability within an ever-changing workplace.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    132 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • Partially taught in English
    • Partially taught in French
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Chemical Engineering Fundamentals
  • Principles of Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry 
  • Technical Report Writing
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Fundamentals of Engineering Computation
  • Calculus 
  • Introduction to Linear Algebra
  • Fundamentals of Physics 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    86

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

Before submitting an application, you must meet or intend to meet all of the admission requirements, namely, have a secondary school diploma (or the equivalent if you’ve studied outside Canada), attain the minimum average, meet the language requirements and take all the prerequisite courses for the program. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    52706 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26353 CAD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9420 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4710 CAD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Ottawa

  • 1168 - 1930 CAD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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