Program Information

School: McMaster University
Faculty: Faculty of Health Sciences
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Engineering Science
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Description: This new program is the first in Canada to offer a truly interdisciplinary 5-year biomedical program that integrates Engineering with Health Sciences. It is also the only Health Sciences program in health, engineering science and entrepreneurship.

After a common first year, students will enter either the Bachelor of Engineering and Biomedical Engineering or the Honours Bachelor of Health Sciences in Health Engineering Science and Entrepreneurship degree program.

URL: Health, Engineering Science and Entrepreneurship (Specialization) at McMaster University
Length: 5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $40,009

Cost per year is based on 34 units, and includes the cost of tuition and mandatory supplementary fees.

Careers: Mechanical Engineers,Industrial Engineers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 90
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions  or  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors  or  Grade12 Mathematics of Data Management 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •   Chemistry 

Applicants are required to have completed at least six Grade 12 U/M level courses, including: ENG4U; one of: MHF4U, MCV4U, MDM4U; SBI4U; SCH4U; and one non-math; non-science; non-technology 4U/M credit *. *NOTE: It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that they meet this requirement.

Test Scores:

  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or Cambridge English for Speakers of Other Languages: Certificate in Advanced English [min. 176] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85]

Students who have been asked to meet McMaster’s English Language Proficiency requirement must demonstrate English language proficiency by achieving the minimum requirements as specified by McMaster: IELTS: 6.5, CAE: 176, PTE: 60, CAEL: 70, MELAB: 85, TOEFL (iBT): 86