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Quality Systems Engineering MEng

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Building Engineering, Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, or any engineering or science discipline provided that the student has the appropriate background.

Admission to this program is competitive and only applicants with high academic standing will be considered. Qualified applicants requiring prerequisite courses may be asked to take such courses in addition to their regular graduate program. The GCS Graduate Studies Committee, in consultation with the Institute, is responsible for the recommendation of all applications for admission.

Residence Requirements. The minimum residence requirement for the Master’s degree is three terms (one year) of full-time study, or the equivalent in part-time study.

Fully-qualified candidates are required to complete a minimum of 45 credits.

Students must complete a total of 45 credits of course work at the 6000 or 7000 level.

12 credits – Core Courses

From Topic Area E68:
INSE 6210 - Total Quality Methodologies in Engineering (4 credits)

INSE 6220 - Advanced Statistical Approaches to Quality (4 credits)
INSE 6230 - Total Quality Project Management (4 credits)

24 credits minimum

Of program elective INSE courses from Topic Areas E66, E67, E68, E69 and E70 and E02.

Remaining credits

Obtained by selecting one of the following options:

Option 1
A maximum of two 4-credit courses chosen from departments within the Gina Cody School of Engineering and Computer Science, together with:
INSE 6240 - Executive Communication (1 credit)
INSE 6961 - Graduate Seminar in Information and Systems Engineering (1 credit)

Option 2
ENGR 6991 - Project and Report III (5 credits)
And a maximum of one 4-credit course chosen from departments within the Gina Cody School of Engineering and Computer Science.

Option 3
ENCS 6931 - Industrial Stage and Training (9 credits)

In order to graduate, students must have a CGPA of at least 2.70.

Credits. Additional credits may be required in some cases.

Transfer Credits. Students may be granted transfer academic credits for, in general, not more than eight credits taken in approved graduate studies prior to their entry into this program. A course submitted for transfer credit must be appropriate to the student’s program of study at Concordia University. An application for such credit will be considered only at the time of admission.

Time Limit. Please refer to the Academic Regulation page for further details regarding the Time Limit requirements.

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