|School:||University of Waterloo|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Engineering|
|Degree:||Bachelor; Co-op; Honours|
|Field of Study:||Geological/Geophysical Engineering
|Description:||Geological Engineers study the origins and properties of earth materials, and learn how to predict the behaviours of these materials. This information is used to design structures in or on soil and rock, design mineral extraction processes in mining and petroleum engineering, explore for and protect groundwater sources, plan and design transportation routes, and so on.
Students can choose to specialize in either Geomechanics or Hydrogeology.
|URL:||Geological Engineering at University of Waterloo|
|Cost per year:*||
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*||86 to 100|
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
70% is required for each of the prerequisites.