Materials Engineering

Faculty of Engineering

Master of Engineering (MEng)
Master of Applied Science (MASc)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)


The Materials Engineering Program has a strong research record, with a mix
of fundamental research coupled with work of direct commercial relevance conducted in collaboration with industry. The program offers opportunities for study in fields ranging from materials production, including extraction from ores and recycling, to the design, development, and processing of these materials.

Topics of Research

Topics of current research include powder metallurgy processing of light metals, intermetallics, and cermet materials, corrosion, electronic materials development, synthesis of intermetallic compounds, ceramic processes and properties, as well as composite materials synthesis.

Admission Requirements

Candidates must satisfy the general requirements for admission to the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Contact Information - Admissions and New Students

For any questions regarding admission, please contact the Faculty of Engineering Admission Officer using the information below.

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

Contact Information - Current Students

Graduate Coordinator: Robert Bauer
Graduate Coordinator Email:
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