Masters in Chemical Engineering


Laval University

Quebec, Canada

About Course

Key information
: 2 Year
Study Type
: Full Time
Tuition fees
: 15.00 CAD / Per Year
Exam Accepted
: IELTS 6.0/9
Exam Intake
: Oct | Jan | Jul
Conditional Scholarship
: NA
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  • Master's in Chemical Engineering

  • With a long tradition in research, this program will make you a researcher capable of developing scientific and technical knowledge related to chemical engineering and used in biotechnology, the environment, in chemical processes and in the petroleum industry.
  • The primary goal of this program is the training of researchers. To this end, you will achieve a high level of training by deepening scientific and technical knowledge. The initiation into research is based on learning research methods in order to acquire a spirit of synthesis and creativity.

  • Supervisor to be found before admission : you will need to find the professor who will agree to supervise your research work before your admission. This step is mandatory for the continuation of your studies. How to find your supervisor and your research project .
  • Full-time : can only be followed full-time.
  • Areas of expertise

  • Biochemical engineering
  • Production of proteins, viruses and vaccines
  • Biomolecular, cellular and metabolic engineering
  • Modeling, control and optimization of processes
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Catalysis
  • Nanoparticles
  • Fuel cells
  • Environmental catalysis
  • Processing of polymers
  • Polymer foams
  • Rheology
  • Flow metrology
  • Multiphase reactors
  • Environmental engineering
  • Air pollution control
  • Greenhouse gas reduction
  • Goals

    The primary goal of this program is the training of researchers. To this end, the student must reach a high level of training, by deepening scientific and technical knowledge, in one of the fields of chemical engineering. The initiation to research is based on learning research methods, in order to acquire a spirit of synthesis and creativity.

    The master's degree is, in principle, a prerequisite for the doctorate; however, it can be terminal and lead to the labor market.

Entry Requirement

  • Applicants must have Bachelor of Science, or equivalent degree
  • Applicant must have a bachelor degree.

Application Process

  • The candidate holds a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering, or a diploma deemed equivalent.

    A bachelor's degree holder in a related discipline is also eligible. Admission is not automatic (see Preparatory schooling below).


    The candidate has achieved a program pathway or graduation average of 2.75 out of 4.33 or greater, or the equivalent.

    Preparatory schooling

    After analyzing the admission file and depending on the candidate's previous preparation, the program director may impose preparatory schooling.

    Language requirements

    Teaching at Laval University is done in French. Fluency in written and spoken French is therefore essential.

    Although knowledge of French and English is not an admission requirement, successful completion of this study program is linked to the student's ability to read and understand texts in French and English. . Students who do not have sufficient command of these languages ​​could experience difficulties in their studies. The student must ensure that he has a good understanding of French and English and, if necessary, take measures to develop his language skills during the training (for example at the School of Languages ​​of the University Laval ). In the event of significant deficiencies, the program management can impose corrective measures.

    Research Director

    Before applying for admission, the candidate must contact one of the professors of the program. The program director can only admit a candidate if a professor has agreed to supervise his research work.


    Meeting the admission requirements does not automatically result in the admission of a candidate. Each request is studied by the program director who takes into account, in its assessment, the candidate's previous preparation, his academic record, his aptitude for research and his entire file, as well as the resources of the department. .

    Find out more about university studies in Quebec .
    Consult the list of equivalences generally granted to the various international diplomas.

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