Master of Engineering - Energy Systems Engineering

2 years
9,666 CAD
Rolling admission
Rolling admission
St. John's / Canada
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Program description

Energy systems engineering is an important field that requires both innovation and highly qualified employees.

The demand for conveniently available and high-quality energy is growing in Newfoundland and Labrador and around the world, creating a global demand for graduate-level professional training in energy-related fields.

The demand for sustainable energy, as well as the environmental risks associated with existing methods, necessitate major innovation in energy systems engineering.

To develop more sustainable ways, research and innovation are required to produce financially feasible, readily available, and environmentally benign energy generation and consumption. This curriculum is multidisciplinary in nature. It addresses the industry's complexity and need for knowledge in a variety of technological fields.

Program structure

Energy Conversion Technical Stream

  • Energy Economics and Policy
  • Fundamentals of Energy Systems
  • Energy and the Environment
  • Electrical Power Systems
  • Advanced Thermodynamics

Power Systems Technical Stream

  • Energy Economics and Policy
  • Fundamentals of Energy Systems
  • Energy and the Environment
  • Instrumentation and Control of Energy Systems
  • Advanced Power Systems


  • Tuition — 9,666 CAD

OTHER FEES (REQUIRED) amounts listed are for two semesters

  • Student Services Fee — 100 CAD
  • Students' Union — 140 CAD
  • Recreation Fee — 138 CAD
  • Health Insurance — 523 CAD


Requirements for applicants

To be considered for admission to the MASc. in energy systems engineering program, the minimum requirements will normally be a second-class degree in mechanical, electrical, chemical or industrial, or in a related discipline from a university of recognized standing.

Applicants who did not complete a baccalaureate or post-graduate degree at a recognized university where English is the primary language of instruction must normally complete either the:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) and achieve a paper-based score of 580 (or higher), computer-based score of 237 (or higher), or internet-based score of 92-93 (or higher); or
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) and achieve a score of 7 (or higher).

About the university

Memorial University has a unique responsibility to the people of Newfoundland and Labrador as the only university in the province. Memorial University was founded as a tribute to the Newfoundlanders who gave their lives in military duty during globe War I and later conflicts. We take inspiration from their efforts to create a better future for our province, our country, and the globe.

Over 115 different nations are represented among Memorial University's 19000+ students. Programs range from the traditional to the cutting edge, and can be found at any of Memorial's five locations or online. Memorial University's worldwide network of nearly 100,000 successful alums enhances the institution's capacity and reputation for leadership in research, teaching, and public engagement. Learn more about Memorial University in this quick read.

Vision, Mission

  • Vision — Memorial University will rise to prominence as one of Canada's and the world's top public institutions of higher learning, and it will honor its commitment to serving the people of Newfoundland and Labrador.
  • Mission — When it comes to education, research, scholarship, creative activity, service, and public engagement, Memorial University is committed to being at the forefront of innovation and excellence. International students and scholars are welcomed and supported at Memorial, and the institution's contributions of knowledge and experience are valued on all levels of society.


More than 19,400 students and 3,800 teachers and staff from more than 115 countries study, teach, conduct research, create, and participate in activities at our campuses and other locations. You can attend classes at one of Memorial University's several campuses in Newfoundland and Labrador or anywhere in the world; we also offer 475 courses online.

  • St. John's campus
  • Grenfell Campus
  • Marine Institute
  • Harlow Campus
  • Signal Hill Campus
  • Labrador Campus

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