Application Process

Before starting the application procedure, please check that you meet the admission requirements.

Application Dates

Term Application opening dates     Application deadlines
Applicant All applicants Non- Canadian (i.e. international) Domestic applicants (i.e. Canadian Citizens/Permanent Residents of Canada)
Fall September 15 January 15 June 21
Winter February 15 August 1 November 10
Summer May 15 October 1 April 1

Application Review

Applications are reviewed by the Graduate Admissions Committee of the Department of Chemical Engineering. The committee makes recommendations of admission to the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Office (GPSO) when a qualified applicant is matched with a supervisor and financial support. Applicants should receive an acceptance or rejection letter from McGill 2-3 weeks after the applicable application closing date.


Please note, McGill’s Department of Chemical Engineering cannot issue application fee waivers.

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