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Mechanical Engineering (BEng)

Program Overview

Format(s):

  • Full-Time, Four-Year
  • Full-Time, Optional Five-Year Industrial Internship Program (IIP)

Degree Earned: Bachelor of Engineering

Ontario Secondary School Students:
2016 Grade Range for Admission / Wait List Consideration
: 80-87%*

What makes an artificial heart beat? How to elevators and escalators move up and down? What makes robots walk and talk? The answers can be found in the domain of mechanical engineering, a dynamic field where practitioners create machines and systems for many aspects of our lives. Ryerson graduates research, design, develop and test mechanical devices that drive generators, engines, transmissions, turbines, refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment, machine tools, material handling systems, computers, artificial limbs, bio-mechanical implants, pumps and industrial production equipment.

This program selects students on the basis of academic achievement/grades only. Additional non-academic requirements are not required for admission consideration.

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*Actual minimum grade ranges required for Fall 2017 admission/wait list consideration will be determined based on grades and qualifications presented by the applicant pool as they become available. Required grade ranges may fluctuate from year to year (up or down) as a result of competition. Applicants not educated in Ontario may present the equivalent of the Ontario requirements. Ryerson reserves the right to determine equivalency at its sole discretion.

Tuition and Fees

Domestic Fees Range: $9,859 - $11,149
International Fees Range: $25,023 - $26,595

For detailed fees information visit the Registrar.

Admission Requirements

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent with a minimum of six Grade 12 U or M courses including the following program specific requirements.

Typically, a minimum overall average of 70% establishes eligibility for admission consideration; subject to competition individual programs may require higher pre-requisite grades and/or higher overall averages:

  • English/Anglais (ENG4U/EAE4U preferred)
  • Advanced Functions (MHF4U)
  • Physics (SPH4U)
  • Chemistry (SCH4U)
  • Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)
  • Note: The grades required in the subject prerequisites (normally 70%) will be determined subject to competition.

Academic admission requirements for all other applicants are available at:
Admission Requirements Overview.