Engineering Mathematics

Faculty of Engineering

Master of Science (MSc)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)


The program provides a specialization in Applied Mathematics with the engineering background knowledge required for work with engineers and scientists on problems that require a combination of engineering insight and rigorous mathematical analysis. It also prepares the student for work on engineering problems in research centres and industry. The program is designed for students who have already completed an undergraduate program in Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, or Engineering.

Current Research Projects

  • Biological Control Systems
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Industrial Control Systems
  • Internetworking
  • Signal Processing/Pattern Recognition
  • Fluid-Structure Interaction
  • Marine Ecosystem Modelling

Admission Requirements

Candidates must satisfy the general requirements for admission to the Faculty of Graduate Studies. They also require at least two full year mathematics classes at the third year level, one of them in differential equations. Applicants without these requirements may be admitted to a Qualifying Program.

Contact Information

Subject Code: ENGM
Tel: 902-494-1288
Address: Faculty of Engineering, Dalhousie University
5217 Morris Street, 4th Floor
PO Box 15000
Halifax, NS  B3H 4R2
Graduate Coordinator: Issam Hammad
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