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Please note: updated grade ranges for 2019/2020 will be added to the program pages as they become available.

Mechanical Engineering (BEng)

Is It for You?

Discover what makes an artificial heart beat, an escalator move or robots walk and talk. Enter a dynamic field where practitioners create machines and systems for many aspects of our lives. Research, design, develop and test mechanical devices that drive generators, engines, transmissions, turbines, biomechanical implants and artificial limbs.

 Program Format(s)
Full Time: Four Year; Five-Year Co-operative Internship Program

 Degree Earned
Bachelor of Engineering

 Grade Range

 Non-Academic Requirements

 Co-op Option

 Accredited by the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board.

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*Actual minimum grade ranges required for Fall 2019 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.

We Are Ryerson Rams Robotics

"Established in 2013, Ryerson Rams Robotics (better known as R3) was created with the intent to promote and enhance robotics education for Ryerson students. R3 achieves this by competing in several robotics competitions with varying difficulties each year. This allows students to hone their skills in easier competitions and work their way up to more advanced robotics."

Learn more about Ryerson Rams Robotics, external link

Distinctive Learning

Optional paid co-operative internship up to 16 months; hands-on training in mechanical engineering labs; optional specializations in management sciences and/or engineering innovation and entrepreneurship.

After Graduation

Combine expertise in the fundamentals of mechanical engineering with experience solving real-world problems in fields such as applied mechanical engineering; automotive, pharmaceutical and electronic industries; research and development, technical sales, field support; management and engineering consulting. Pursue agraduate degree (MEng, MASc, PhD) in mechanical and industrial engineering.

What You Need to Know

Domestic Fees Range: $10,153 - $11,163
International Fees Range: $28,882 - $36,610

For detailed fees information visit Fees by Program.

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.

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