Program Information

School: Memorial University – St. John’s Campus
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Ocean Engineering
Description: In the program you’ll cultivate solid technical skills to collect, manage, analyze and disseminate ocean data.

You’ll be trained in marine surveying equipment, optical & acoustic remote sensing technologies, oceanographic instrumentation and geographic information systems. By the end of the program, you’ll have had the opportunity to delve deep into the ocean to examine the ocean surface, the water column, and the wonders of the seabed.

URL: Ocean Mapping (Marine Institute) at Memorial University – St. John’s Campus
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Cost shown is for two semesters of undergraduate study in the 2018 – 2019 academic year.

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 80
Prerequisites:*

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

  •   English 
  •   Data Management  or   Calculus and Vectors  or   Advanced Functions 
  •   Biology  or   Chemistry  or   Physics  or   Earth and Space Science 
  •   International Languages  or   Social Science 

Students must also have two credits at the 3000 level in elective courses.

Test Scores:

  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 79] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 50-60] or Cambridge English for Speakers of Other Languages: Certificate in Advanced English [min. 176]

Additional Admission Requirements:

    Proof of physical fitness must be provided by way of a signed Transport Canada Seafarer’s medical from an approved physician.