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Please e-mail queries about admissions to the Chair of the Graduate Admissions Committee.

viviane [dot] yargeau [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Viviane Yargeau)
Associate Professor and Graduate Admissions Committee Chair

All other queries should be directed to the Graduate Program Director or Graduate Secretary.

Graduate Degrees

The Department of Chemical Engineering provides graduate programs at the Master's and Doctoral levels. A general description of these programs follows. For a more detail on the graduate program and degree requirements, please see our latest handbook located below.



Answers to frequently asked questions are listed below. Note that many issues are addressed in detail in the Graduate Student Handbook (see right block). The Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Office at McGill also publishes several guides and handbooks for graduate students. Please contact louise [dot] miller [at] mcgill [dot] ca (graduate admissions) in Chemical Engineering with any outstanding queries.

Graduate Studies

Chemical Engineering has been taught at McGill since 1908. The first doctorate was awarded in 1935, and our program has subsequently grown to accommodate approximately 90 full-time PhD and MEng candidates, and postdoctoral researchers. Our alumni occupy many key positions in industrial, academic and governmental organizations in Canada and throughout the world.