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Degree

Master of Engineering Leadership in Urban Systems

master

Degree

Master of Engineering Leadership in Urban Systems

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $54,367 CAD

  • Application fee

    $168 CAD

  • Duration

    1 year

  • PGWP

    1 year

  • Min GPA

    16 out of 20

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Winter-January 30-June-2021 2021-06-30

Overview

Master of Engineering Leadership in Urban Systems

The Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) in Urban Systems is a professional degree for system thinkers who want to address complex infrastructure challenges. 

This hybrid program combines graduate-level engineering and urban planning courses with UBC Sauder School of Business courses – giving you the skills and confidence to build your career and drive innovation in urban planning. 

The MEL in Urban Systems program offers a unique combination of technical and business classes – giving you the strategic skills to play a leading role in forward-thinking organizations.

 Engineering and urban planning courses span the entire industry value chain, from the social context of infrastructure and planning through to engineering and design, project delivery and asset management. 

Business courses offered by the top-ranked UBC Sauder School of Business give you a solid foundation in business strategy and innovation, operations and logistics, project management, and organizational leadership. You can take the program either full time (12 months) or part time (24 months). 

With the 12-month full-time option, you’ll complete your studies in one year, expanding your knowledge base and skill set in a concentrated time frame. GAIN A COMPETITIVE EDGE Over the 12-months/24months program you will: gain a comprehensive understanding of best practices in designing and managing interdependent urban infrastructure systems and services to contribute to more resilient and sustainable cities broaden your sector-specific knowledge through a project-based curriculum that covers all stages of community and infrastructure system life cycles study under renowned faculty and industry experts expand your professional network while collaborating with other MEL students gain the fundamental business, project management and interpersonal skills to advance your career and confidently take on positions of increased responsibility

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$65,067

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,536
Accommodation 1 bed room $10,700
Tuition 1 person $54,367

Hourly wage

Min wage

15.20 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

1. Letter of intent
2. CV or Resume
3. A copy of your transcripts and degrees certificates
4. Three reference letters

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

90
22
listening
21
writing
21
speaking
22
reading

PTE

65
60
listening
60
writing
60
speaking
60
reading

Cambridge

-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading

Academic background and requirement

Undergraduate degree in a discipline related to urban systems (a degree in engineering is not required for program entry) Three or more years of relevant work experience

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