McGill University - Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
845 Sherbrooke Street West
Montréal, QC
Canada H3A 2T5

Bioresource Engineering (M.Sc.)

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Agricultural/Biological Engineering and Bioengineering
Description The various areas of bioresource engineering include plant and animal environments; ecological engineering (ecosystem modelling, design, management, and remediation); water resources management (hydrology, irrigation, drainage, water quality); agricultural machinery, mechatronics and robotics; food engineering and food processing; postharvest technology; waste management and protection of the environment; artificial intelligence; bioenergy. Science and Engineering graduates with a flair for research in these areas can pursue this program and would be suitable for individuals who intend to follow a career in Bioresource Engineering.
Website: Bioresource Engineering (M.Sc.) at McGill University - Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Areas of Research: Thesis: Environment, Neotropical Environment Non-Thesis: Integrated Water Resources Management, Environment, Neotropical Environment, Environmental Engineering
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:

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Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 83
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 213] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
Two letters of recommendation on letterhead (official paper) of originating institution or bearing the university seal and with original signatures from two instructors familiar with the applicant's work, preferably in the applicant's area of specialization. It is the applicant's responsibility to arrange for these letters to be sent.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: July 23, 2015