Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Sustainable Design Engineering)

High School Applicants:

High school applicants wishing to pursue engineering at UPEI apply to the Faculty of Science and indicate a preference for engineering. Minimum academic requirements for admission to the Engineering Degree include an overall average of 70% in Grade 12 Academic English, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and one other Grade 12 academic subject with no grade lower than 65%. Note: High school applicants should apply by March 1 to be considered for entrance scholarships.

Applicants from Dalhousie Associated Universities:

Applicants who have successfully completed a Diploma in Engineering (or equivalent composition of courses) from a Dalhousie Associated University will be considered for entry into the Bachelor of Science in Sustainable Design Engineering degree program based on University Transfer Students admission regulations and the following criteria:

  • Students with a GPA of 3.0 or greater in the common Associated University diploma requirements and a minimum grade of 70% in Engineering 222 Engineering Projects II (or Associated University equivalent) are guaranteed admission to the Program.
  • Students with a GPA of between 2.0 and 2.9 in the common Associated University diploma requirements and a minimum grade of 70% in Engineering 222 Engineering Projects II (or Associated University equivalent) will be considered for admission to the Program based on competitive placement and available seats.

Note that Engineering Dynamics (Engineering 234) is required for this degree. 

Applicants from other institutions:

Applicants attending or having attended another institution who are seeking to transfer into UPEI’s engineering program must meet the same requirements as for High School applicants as well as the requirements for University Transfer Students. Transcripts will be reviewed for possible course transfer credit.

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