The Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering offers offices for cutting edge preparing and research prompting the Master of Engineering, Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in Chemical Engineering and in Materials Engineering. Degrees are conceded in Chemical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Process Control and Welding Engineering. Welding Engineering isn’t accessible at the doctoral level. The MEng degree is expected basically for low maintenance understudies who are working in industry, however can likewise be taken by full-time understudies.
General fields for research in synthetic designing incorporate liquid mechanics and rheology; response energy and catalysis; mass exchange and division measures; heat move; thermodynamics, hydrocarbon P-V-T and stage harmony examines; polymer reactor designing; PC measure control; dynamic reproduction; biotechnology, numerical demonstrating and natural designing. Many exploration programs are situated toward better usage of characteristic assets in the area, e.g., updating of Athabasca bitumen and hefty oil feedstock’s; preparing of gaseous petrol.
Dynamic exploration zones in materials designing incorporate mineral handling; coal readiness; displaying and reproduction; wise preparing of materials and cementing preparing; hydrometallurgy; pyrometallurgy; high temperature electrochemistry; consumption; physical and mechanical metallurgy; measure metallurgy; welding metallurgy; powder metallurgy; antiquated materials; artistic materials; and electronic materials. Dynamic exploration territories in substance measure control incorporate unique demonstrating, state and boundary assessment, model prescient control, deficiency checking and conclusion and interaction enhancement.
Many exploration projects are mechanically applied, and upheld by industry. Sometimes exploration can be completed at the supporting organization. Subtleties of ebb and flow research projects are accessible from the Department office.
Entrance Requirements for Chemical and Materials Engineering
The Department’s base affirmation prerequisites are a college degree with a confirmation GPA of in any event 3.0 on the 4-point scale from the University of Alberta, or an identical capability and remaining from a perceived establishment. The affirmation GPA will be determined on the last ★60 of reviewed coursework finished, or on what might be compared to the most recent two years of full-time evaluated coursework.
Understudies applying to a PhD program straightforwardly from a BSc should have a normal of at any rate 3.5 on a four-point scale in the last ★60 or two years of undergrad or graduate work at the University of Alberta, or a comparable capability from a perceived foundation.
For candidates with worldwide capabilities, if the past degree was not gotten from Canada, USA, UK, Australia or New Zealand, verification of English Language Proficiency is as yet required.
Where relevant, candidates should give evidence of English Language Proficiency (allude to English Language Requirement). Any of coming up next is worthy:
- a base TOEFL score of 92 (web based) with at any rate 21 in each part or same
- a general band score of 7.0 on IELTS with at any rate 6.0 on each band
- a base generally scores of 65 on the CAEL with at any rate 60 on each subtest
- a base score of 62 on the PTE Academic.
Candidates are likewise needed to present a CV, a one-page Personal Statement, and ought to orchestrate three references to be submitted.
The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is discretionary.
The Department will acknowledge qualified candidates with degrees in different fields of designing. Graduates with non-designing foundations might be conceded under uncommon plans which may include the culmination of certain undergrad designing courses.
Candidates wishing to seek after a MEng degree should have a college certificate in Engineering.
Understudies with a Masters’ certificate in Chemical or Materials Engineering (or a connected control) are just qualified for entrance into the PhD program, and understudies with a doctoral certificate in Chemical or Materials Engineering (or a connected order) are ineligible for induction into the alumni program. The assurance of related controls (dependent upon the situation) is made by the Associate Chair (Graduate).
For Fall (September) confirmation, the application cutoff times are April 1 for every global understudy, and August 15 for Canadian and Permanent Resident understudies.
For Winter (January) confirmation, the application cutoff times are October 1 for every single global understudy, and December 1 for Canadian and Permanent Resident understudies.
Financial Assistance for Chemical and Materials Engineering
Graduate assistantships are accessible for qualified understudies on low maintenance or full-time premise, with compensation as indicated by the understudy’s experience and long periods of administration. Grants and partnerships are accessible for research in synthetic designing, materials designing, and cycle control. All MSc and PhD understudies are ensured a base degree of monetary help subject to worthy execution.
Graduate Program Requirements
MSc degree (Chemical and Materials Engineering) [Graduate]
MEng degree (Chemical and Materials Engineering) [Graduate]
MBA/MEng Joint Program (Chemical and Materials Engineering) [Graduate]
PhD degree (Chemical and Materials Engineering) [Graduate]
Graduate courses can be found in Course Listings, under the accompanying subject headings:
- Compound Engineering (CH E)
- Materials Engineering (MATE)
- Synthetic and Materials Engineering (CME)