Graduate Research ProgramThe Research MESc or PhD program is a full-time thesis-based research degree, which is approximately two (MESc) or four (PhD) years in duration.
• Accelerated Masters of Engineering Science (Accel. MESc)
• Masters of Engineering Science (MESc)
• Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
• Direct Entry PhD
Graduate Professional Program
The Professional MEng program is a course-based degree that may be a combination of course work and a project, or complete course-work. This degree may be obtained on either a full or part-time basis, and is typically one year in duration (full-time).
Information regarding the MME Course list for the Professional MEng Program may be found here
In response to the closure of IELTS and TOEFL test centres in different parts of the world due to the COVID-19 situation, The Faculty of Engineering is now accepting Duolingo English Test as an alternative to IELTS and TOEFL for Graduate Admissions. This test will be accepted on a temporary basis only.
The minimum acceptable score for Admission to a Graduate Degree program in the Faculty of Engineering is 115 from the Duolingo English Test.
Western University and the School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies receives scores from Duolingo directly. When completing the Duolingo English Test, please select “Western University-Graduate Studies” from the Institution list to ensure your results are made available to the Admissions team.
Important Dates & Events
May 1: Summer term begins
May 15: Add deadline to enrol in MME Graduate Courses
May 30: Drop deadline for MME Graduate Courses
September 1: Fall term begins
September 15: Add deadline to enrol in MME Graduate Courses
September 30: Drop deadline for MME Graduate Courses
January 1: Winter term begins
January 15: Add deadline to enrol in MME Graduate Courses
January 30: Drop deadline to drop MME Graduate Courses
Graduate Seminar Series: Mondays at 1:30 p.m.