Program Information

School: The University of British Columbia – Vancouver
Faculty: Applied Science (Engineering)
Degree: Bachelor; Co-op
Field of Study: Chemical Engineering
Description: The program’s objective is to provide an outstanding and distinctive education in chemical engineering, through a comprehensive and progressive range of academic courses and activities that respects society’s needs. Selection of electives from a range of topics prepares chemical engineers for meaningful, satisfying and productive careers in industry, government and academia in British Columbia, Canada and other regions of the world. The Chemical Engineering degree program puts emphasis on the analysis, design, process control and operation of efficient chemical processes within resource-based industries such as oil and gas, pulp and paper, petro-chemical, polymers, inorganic chemicals, and fertilizers. In addition, pollution prevention and reduction in industrial processes and systems is emphasized.
URL: Chemical Engineering at The University of British Columbia – Vancouver
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $44,463
Scholarships: 2
Careers: Chemical Engineers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 70
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 Physics 
  •  Grade11 Chemistry 
  •  Grade11 Physics 

– Final grade of 70% in Grade 11 or Grade 12 English (or equivalent course, including provincial examinations where applicable).

– Graduation from high school with a minimum average of 70% (or higher for many programs).