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Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering at University of Victoria is known for its innovative research and excellent academic programs.

In mechanical engineering, you’ll work on cutting edge technology and systems. As a mechanical engineer, you'll use your problem-solving and teamwork skills to work on real-world problems. You will see the results of your efforts and have a chance to make an impact on society. 

Degree programs offered

Program Expected length Project and/or thesis Course-based
MEng, MASc 2 years Yes No
PhD 3 years Yes No

Quick facts

Program options:
Masters, Doctorate
Program delivery:
Dynamic learning:
Co-op optional

Areas of focus

  • Advanced manufacturing
  • Advanced materials
  • Aeronautics and aerospace
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Computational and continuum mechanics
  • Computational design and computer aided engineering
  • Alternate energy technologies and systems
  • Industrial sensing and optics
  • Mechatronics and controls
  • Micro-electromechanical systems
  • Ocean engineering and ocean energy
  • Robotics and mechanisms

Need help?

Contact Jaerang Lee at or 250-721-8921.

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