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The Master of Engineering Management program is offered jointly between the Odette School of Business and the Faculty of Engineering


For the regular Master of Engineering Management (MEM) Program: Fall semester intake only.

Admission will be granted, within the limits of program availability to students with the following credentials:
1) Bachelor of Applied Science degree in engineering (or other undergraduate degree (or equivalent) with related technical background) with an average of at least B (73%) from an accredited university
2) Proof of English language proficiency IELTS: 7.0 / iBT TOEFL: 100
3)Two reference letters
4) CV/Resume
5)Statement of purpose letter
6)Preference will be given to candidates who have at least two years of relevant work experience in engineering or a related field

Total courses: Students are required to complete nine (9) courses or a total of 30 credits for graduation.
Courses will be divided into:
A) Core Courses (6 courses for a total of 18 credits),
B) Non-core Courses (2 courses for a total of 6 credits)
C) Capstone Project Course (two semester course for a total of 6 credits)

A) Core Courses: all students need to complete the following 6 mandatory core business and engineering courses before taking any non-core courses:

Core Business Courses:
BUSI-8310. Financial and Managerial Accounting
BUSI-8300. Applied Finance
STEN-8980. Strategic Management

Core Engineering Courses
INDE-8430. Product Innovation and Design Management
INDE-8390. Work Organization: Analysis and Design
GENG-8020. Engineering Project Management

B) Non-core Courses: students select 1 non-core course from each of the following course groups:

Non-core Business Courses:
Choose One:
MSCI-8040. Operations Management
BUSI-8050. Marketing Management
STEN-8820. Manufacturing Strategy
BSMM-8130. Managing Employees
STEN-8920. Special Topics (depending on semester)

Non-core Engineering Courses
Choose One:
INDE-8340. Engineering Design, Methodology and Applications
INDE-8420. Supply Chain Management and Logistics
ENVE-8500. Sustainability: Principles and Practice
ELEC-8900-2. Electronic Commerce
ELEC-8900-40. Technology Entrepreneurship

C) Capstone Project Course: all students must complete a capstone course offered jointly by the Faculty of Engineering and Odette School of Business. This course, BUSI-8400/MECH-8040 Engineering Management Capstone allows students to practice their theory by completing one of: 1) an engineering management report 2) engineering feasibility study, or 3) new venture business plan. Coordinators and associate deans from engineering and business will appoint instructors for this course. The teams and projects in this course should be managed in a manner similar to the existing corporate MBA project and with emphasis on student mentorship and project supervision by subject matter experts.

D) Mandatory Workshops (to be delivered on-campus during the first weekend in each term):
Students are required to complete all the following workshops before the end of the program:
    1. Year 1 Winter Term: Team building and development
    2. Year 1 Summer Term: Intellectual property with focus on engineering/technology
    3. Year 1 Fall Term: Negotiation skills and practices
    4. Year 2 Winter Term: Pre-capstone camp
All courses are used to calculate the major average.