Minimum requirements for entry into the MASc are:
- BSc (Hons) in Electrical and/or Computer Engineering, or
- BSc (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering, or
- BSc (Hons) in Applied Physics majoring in Electronics, or
- Other such qualifications deemed equivalent to any of the above (1, 2, 3) by the Faculty.
Candidates with a BSc Third Class (Hons) Degree in Electrical Engineering may be considered eligible for entry, subject to an evaluation of the BSc degree and relevant post-degree industrial experience.
For entry into MASc Energy Systems option, only candidates with qualifications under categories 1 or 2 or equivalent are eligible for entry.
Students who seek entry may be required to pursue qualifying courses and undertake examinations in these courses. The qualifying courses will be determined by the Head of the Department and will not normally exceed 12 credits.
Each MASc major has a different set of set of required BSc level courses. These may be waived based on qualification and experience. Otherwise, candidates are required to complete the relevant prerequisites as qualifying or departmental courses, as determined by the Department Head. Qualifying courses are prerequisites for entry into the programme while departmental courses (co-requisites) may be undertaken along with Master's courses in the MASc programme.