Office of the Registrar
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science (2012/2013)
4.3 Admission Requirements to the Faculty Program

Applicants may apply for admission to the University in a category as defined in the Calendar section under UNIVERSITY REGULATIONS - Admission/Readmission to the University (Undergraduate), Categories of Applicants, Admission Criteria and Other Information. In addition to meeting these regulations, applicants to the faculty program in the following categories must meet the requirements as indicated below.

4.3.1 High School Applicants
  • The Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science encourages applications from high school students who have an interest in pursuing an engineering degree and who have achieved a good academic performance during high school.

  • High school applicants admitted to the program who are admissible to the required Engineering One courses Mathematics 1000, Physics 1050, and Chemistry 1050 are expected to be able to complete the Engineering One requirements during their first two semesters at Memorial University of Newfoundland.

  • High school applicants who are not admissible to these courses, but who are interested in pursuing an engineering degree, are encouraged to apply to the Faculty and to discuss an appropriate first-year program with the Associate Dean (Undergraduate Studies).

4.3.2 Memorial University of Newfoundland Applicants
  • To be eligible for consideration for admission to Engineering One, students who are attending or have previously attended this University must have a cumulative average of at least 60% or an average of at least 65% on their most recent 30 attempted credit hours and be admissible to (or have previously completed) the Engineering One courses Mathematics 1000, Physics 1050 and Chemistry 1050.

  • To be eligible for consideration for admission to Academic Term 3, students who are attending or have previously attended this University must meet the requirements stated in the Promotion Regulations, Promotion Status (Engineering One).

4.3.3 Transfer Applicants
  • Applicants seeking admission through transfer from accredited post-secondary institutions must have achieved a minimum overall average of 60% to be considered for admission.

  • A student’s placement within a program, and requirements needed to complete the program, will be determined on an individual basis at the time of admission. Transfer applicants must complete a majority of the credit hours in their program at Memorial University of Newfoundland.