Mechanical Engineering

Faculty of Engineering

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


Graduate studies in Mechanical Engineering at Dalhousie University are designed to help students develop and strengthen understanding of their selected specialty in Mechanical Engineering through state-of-the-art research work, lectures, tutorials, and laboratory activities. Modern, well-instrumented laboratories provide experience to ensure a thorough understanding and appreciation of the subject matter. The department consists of twenty-three full-time faculty members, seventy postgraduate students, and over three hundred undergraduate students.

Research Areas

  • Marine robotics
  • Fluid mechanics
  • Solid mechanics
  • Heat Transfer
  • Energy systems, storage and modelling
  • Manufacturing and advanced materials

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: MECH
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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