Program Information

School: University of New Brunswick – Saint John
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering (Saint John Campus)
Degree: Bachelor; University Transfer
Field of Study: Geological/Geophysical Engineering
Description: Geological engineers merge earth sciences with engineering principles to determine what lies underground. Working primarily in the mining and mineral extraction sectors, geological engineers oversee the stability and safety of mines and of drilling sites, particularly of oil and natural gas wells. This includes: stabilizing the site against landslides and other ecological disasters, protecting groundwater supplies from contamination, and ensuring all work is conducted in an environmentally sustainable way.
URL: Geological Engineering at University of New Brunswick – Saint John
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $18,082
Careers: Geological Engineers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 75
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 Physics 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions and Introductory Calculus 

One additional course is required.