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University of Calgary

Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

Calgary, AB

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University of Calgary

Overview

University of Calgary / Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering is located in Calgary, AB, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Engineering (M Eng) Chemical engineering
Master of Engineering (M Eng) Reservoir characterization
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Chemical engineering
Master of Engineering (M Eng) Environmental engineering
Master of Science (M Sc) Chemical engineering
Master of Science (M Sc) Petroleum engineering
Master of Engineering (M Eng) Energy and environmental systems
Master of Science (M Sc) Energy and environmental systems
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Energy and environmental systems
Master of Engineering (M Eng) Energy and environment engineering
Master of Science (M Sc) Environmental engineering
Master of Science (M Sc) Energy and environment engineering
Master of Science (M Sc) Reservoir characterization
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Petroleum engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Environmental engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Energy and environment engineering
Master of Engineering (M Eng) Petroleum engineering

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 39
Doctoral Degrees 11

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Candidacy exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

490
Applied
96
Accepted
54
Enrolled
20%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic
130
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 15th March 15th No
Winter deadline November 15th March 15th No
Spring deadline March 15th November 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 or equivalent
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.5 or equivalent

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 10
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

363
Total Graduate Students
9%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
90%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10.47%
Black or African American 8.54%
White or Caucasian 8%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 71.9%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (74%)
Female (25%)

Faculty

45
Total faculty
Full-time - 36
Part-time - 9
Male (40)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Environmental engineering, biomedical engineering modeling, simulation and control, petroleum recovery and reservoir engineering, phase equilibria and transport properties
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
10,237,646

Location & Contact

Address 2500 University Drive, NW
Calgary, AB  T2N 1N4
Canada
Contact Dr. U. Sundararaj
Head
Email: ut@ucalgary.ca
Phone: 403-220-5750
Fax: 403-284-4852