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Department of Mining and Materials Engineering

Department of Mining and Materials Engineering

Location

Location

  • General Office:
  • Wong Building, Room 2140
  • 3610 University Street
  • Montreal QC H3A 0C5
  • Materials:
  • Wong Building, Room 2140
  • 3610 University Street
  • Montreal QC H3A 0C5
  • Telephone: 514-398-1040
  • Fax: 514-398-4492
  • Email: coordinator [dot] minmat [at] mcgill [dot] ca
  • Mining:
  • Frank Dawson Adams Building, Room 125
  • 3450 University Street
  • Montreal QC H3A 0E8
  • Telephone: 514-398-2215
  • Fax: 514-398-7099
  • Email: admin [dot] mining [at] mcgill [dot] ca

About the Department of Mining and Materials Engineering

About the Department of Mining and Materials Engineering

The Department of Mining and Materials Engineering offers programs leading to the Bachelor of Engineering degree in Materials Engineering or Mining Engineering. In addition to regular courses and laboratories, the curriculum includes seminars, colloquia, and student projects reinforced by field trips to industrial operations.

For more information, refer to:

Scholarships

Scholarships

The Department offers renewable Entrance Scholarships every year. A substantial number of other scholarships and bursaries are also awarded by the Department as well as by the Canadian Mineral Industry Education Foundation.

Please refer to the Faculty of Engineering website's Scholarships and Financial Aid section for more information.

Mining and Materials Engineering Faculty

Mining and Materials Engineering Faculty

Department Chair
Stephen Yue
Associate Chair, Student Affairs
Kristian Waters
Graduate Program Director
Richard Chromik
Graduate Program Coordinator
Barbara Hanley
Director, Mining Engineering Program
Hani S. Mitri
Emeritus Professors
John E. Gruzleski; B.Sc., M.Sc.(Qu.), Ph.D.(Tor.), Eng., F.C.I.M., F.A.S.M. (Gerald G. Hatch Emeritus Professor)
John J. Jonas; B.Eng.(McG.), Ph.D.(Cant.), Eng., F.A.S.M., F.R.S.C. (Henry Birks Emeritus Professor)
Gordon W. Smith; B.Eng., M.Eng., Ph.D.(McG.), Eng.
Professors
George P. Demopoulos; Dipl.Eng.(NTU Athens), M.Sc., Ph.D.(McG.), Eng., F.C.I.M. (Gerald Hatch Faculty Fellow)
Roussos Dimitrakopoulos; B.Sc.(Thessaloniki), M.Sc.(Alta.), Ph.D.(École Poly., Montr.) (Canada Research Chair I)
James A. Finch; B.Sc.(Birm.), M.Eng., Ph.D.(McG.), Eng., F.C.I.M., F.R.S.C. (Gerald G. Hatch Professor)
Raynald Gauvin; B.Ing., Ph.D.(Montr.), Eng.
Roderick I.L. Guthrie; B.Sc., Ph.D.(Lond.), D.I.C., Eng., A.R.S.M., F.C.I.M., R.R.S.C. (William C. Macdonald Professor)
Faramarz (Ferri) P. Hassani; B.Sc., Ph.D.(Nott.), C.Eng.(U.K. Reg.) (George Boyd Webster Professor) (on sabbatical)
Hani S. Mitri; B.Sc.(Cairo), M.Eng., Ph.D.(McM.), Eng.
Stephen Yue; B.Sc., Ph.D.(Leeds) (James McGill Professor) (Lorne Trottier Chair in Aerospace Engineering)
Associate Professors
Mathieu Brochu; B.Eng.(Laval), Ph.D.(McG.) (Canada Research Chair II)
Richard Chromik; B.Sc.(Penn. St.), M.Sc., Ph.D.(SUNY/Binghamton)
Mainul Hasan; B.Eng.(Dhaka), M.Eng.(Dhahran), Ph.D.(McG.)
In-Ho Jung; B.Sc.(POSTECH ), Ph.D.(École Poly., Montr.) (Gerald Hatch Faculty Fellow) (William Dawson Scholar)
Mustafa Kumral; B.Eng.(Hacettepe), M.Eng.(Cukurova), Ph.D.(Leeds)
Frank Mucciardi; B.Eng., M.Eng., Ph.D.(McG.), Eng.
Showan Nazhat; B.Eng., M.Sc., Ph.D.(Lond.) (Gerald Hatch Faculty Fellow), Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Education
Mihriban Pekguleryuz; B.Sc., M.Eng.(Flor.), Ph.D.(McG.)
Assistant Professors
Kirk Bevan; Ph.D.(Purd.)
Marta Cerruti; B.Sc., Ph.D., Laurea in Chemistry(Torino)
Nathaniel Quitoriano; B.S.(Calif., Berk.), Ph.D.(MIT)
Agus Pulung Sasmito; B.Eng.(Univ. Gadjah Mada), Ph.D.(NUS), Mech. Eng.
Jun Song; M.Sc., Ph.D.(Princ.)
Kristian Waters; M.Eng., M.Sc.(UMIST), Ph.D.(Birm.)
Post-Retirement Professor
Michel L. Bilodeau; B.A.Sc.(Montr.), M.Sc.(A.), Ph.D.(McG.), Eng.
Adjunct Professors
Bruno Benedetti, Mostafa Benzaazoua, Marc Bétournay, Martin Bureau, P.W. Cox, Robin A.L. Drew, Daryoush Emadi, Elhachmi Essadiqi, Carlton Fuerst, Mory Ghomshei, Bryn Harris, Brendan Griffin, Robert Harrison, Ahmad Hemami, Wynand J. Kleingeld, Eric Lifshin, Arun Mujumdar, Jan Nesset, Jacques Ouellet, Joe Stachulak, Denis Thibodeau, Michel Trudeau, Karim Zaghib
Faculty Lecturer
Florence Paray; B.Eng.(CSP), M.Eng., Ph.D.(McG.)
Course Lecturers
Bruno Benedetti
Yves Buro
Marco Quirion
Co-op Program Liaison Officers
Teresa Barrett (Mining)
Genevieve Snider (Materials)

About Materials Engineering

About Materials Engineering

Materials Engineering (Co-op)

Materials Engineering (Co-op)

The Materials Engineering degree is a cooperative program leading to a B.Eng. and includes formal industrial work periods. It is built on a strong background of mathematics, basic sciences, computer skills and applications, and specific engineering and design courses to provide up-to-date training in materials engineering. Students take core courses covering processing, fabrication, applications, and performance of materials, namely:

  • metals;
  • ceramics;
  • polymers; and
  • composites.

The program is fully accredited by the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board (CEAB) and is designed to offer students exceptional training for employment in the field.

The core courses are supplemented by complementary courses, which provide a diverse selection of specialties for the graduating engineer. The course structure is reinforced with laboratory exercises. Graduates find employment in a wide range of industries, including the resource and manufacturing sectors. Students in the Co-op program benefit from practical learning experience gained from work-term employment in meaningful engineering jobs, as well as non-tangible learning experiences arising from the responsibilities required to obtain and successfully complete the work terms.

Regarding the Co-op program fees, an amount of $200 will be billed during ten consecutive terms for a total amount of $2,000 before graduation. These fees cover expenses directly related to the operation of the Co-op program. Students must register for each of their industrial training courses within the university registration period for returning students or late fees will apply. Before registering for any work term course, students must contact the Materials Co-op Liaison Officer for approval.

Student Advising

Student Advising

Students entering this program must plan their schedule of studies in consultation with one of the departmental advisers. Appointments may be obtained by contacting the Administrative and Student Affairs Coordinator.

For more information, please refer to the Academic Advising section of our website.

Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.) - Materials Engineering CO-OP (148 credits)

Program credit weight: 148 credits Program credit weight for Quebec CEGEP students: 119 credits In addition to regular courses and laboratories, the B.Eng. Materials Engineering curriculum includes seminars, colloquia, and student projects reinforced by field trips to industrial operations. Students entering this program must plan their schedule of ...

For more information, see Materials Engineering CO-OP (148 credits).

About Mining Engineering

About Mining Engineering

Mining Engineering (Co-op)

Mining Engineering (Co-op)

McGill is proud to be the host of the oldest mining engineering program in Canada, which started in 1870. The program is known for the excellence of its courses as well as the training it provides in mining technology, mineral economics, and mine design. Excellent career opportunities are available in Canada and around the world. There have been rapid technical developments in recent years, presenting a challenge to the creative student with a strong interest in engineering and a taste for innovative solutions.

The Department offers a co-operative program leading to an accredited B.Eng. degree in Mining Engineering. It includes three paid industrial work terms. The Co-op program is offered in one of two streams: English Stream for non-CEGEP students and Bilingual Stream (six courses in French) for CEGEP students, in collaboration with the mining engineering program at École Polytechnique in Montreal. Students in the Bilingual Stream are required to take six mining courses, designated by subject code MPMC, at École Polytechnique in the latter part of the program.

Students must register for each work term:

and pay associated fees by the Course Change (add/drop) registration deadline. Before registering for any work term course, students must contact the Mining Co-op Liaison Officer for approval.

Student Advising

Student Advising

Students entering this program must plan their schedule of studies in consultation with one of the departmental advisers: Professor Mustafa Kumral or Professor Agus Sasmito.

For more information, please refer to the Academic Advising section of our website.

Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.) - Mining Engineering CO-OP (150 credits)

Program credit weight: 150-152 credits Program credit weight for Quebec CEGEP students: 121-123 credits In addition to regular courses and laboratories, the curriculum of the B.Eng. Mining Engineering Co-op program includes seminars, colloquia, and student projects reinforced by field trips to industrial operations. Students entering this program must ...

For more information, see Mining Engineering CO-OP (150 credits).

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