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Civil Engineering, BEng / BEng + MBA

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) Thunder Bay, Canada
As a student in the Civil Engineering program at Lakehead University you will be involved in the planning, design, construction, and rehabilitation of engineering projects including as buildings, airports, highways, dams and power, water supply, bridges, and industrial facilities.
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Overview

In the Civil Engineering program at Lakehead University we believe engineers must also possess excellent communication skills as well as an understanding of the business, legal, and societal issues that impact development of the technological products and processes required to meet the demands of a global economy.

You will tackle design and research work in highway geometrics and transportation systems, high-performance concretes, environmental issues, watershed analysis, foundations, and slope stability projects or structural analysis and design engineering.

Careers

  • Civil Engineer
  • Structural Engineer
  • Water Management Engineer
  • Bridge Engineer
  • Traffic Engineer

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Fall admission:

    • January 15 (for Ontario High School Applicants) 
    • March 1 (for College Transfer Applicants) 
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Duration description

      BEng + MBA - 60 months

    Part-time
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits

    120 or 150 if BEng + MBA

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Engineering Drawing
  • Dynamics
  • Engineering Design
  • Chemical Engineering Calculations
  • Microcontrollers
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Surveying
  • Electrical Measurements and Measuring Instruments
  • Principles of Engineering Mechanics
  • Engineering Drawing and CAD
  • Computer Logic Circuits

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    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.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Successful graduation from an academic secondary school program or equivalent 
  • Program specific prerequisite courses;
  • Equivalent of a minimum 70% overall final average (Canadian)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32000 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32000 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    7701 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7701 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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National tuition:

  • 2nd year - $7,416.65
  • 3rd year - $7,141.95
  • 4th year - $6,893.33

Living costs for Thunder Bay

  • 1149 - 1720 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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