Graduate Studies

Grow your knowledge of sustainable processes of natural resources

Memorial University’s undergraduate program in Process Engineering is unique in Canada. Graduates of this and other engineering programs can specialize in advanced research studies in materials, chemical and physical sciences, and mathematics and learn to apply this knowledge in economical and sustainable ways for different industries.

Currently, the Department of Process Engineering offers the following graduate programs:

The following programs are in development stages will be available from Fall

  • PhD in Process Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Process Engineering (thesis-based program)

Select a link to learn more about our graduate studies:

Outstanding teaching and research labs

Your graduate studies are complemented by numerous research groups on campus, faculty experts and graduate teaching and research labs for:

  • Hydrometallurgy
  • Environmental engineering
  • Reservoir simulation
  • Drilling engineering
  • Safety and Risk Engineering Lab
  • Process Dynamics and Control Lab
  • Corrosion and Asset Integrity Management Lab

Applying to Memorial is as easy as 1-2-3! Follow the link to become a graduate student for everything you need to know about the university, its programs, admissions, the City of St. John's and environs, and lots more.

If you have questions, you can use the MUNlive chat to ask any time.

The priority deadlines for submitting applications for admission are:

November 1 (MEng and PhD) for Fall admission
April 1 (graduate diploma, MASc, international MEM) for Fall admission
May 1 (Canadian MEM) for Fall admission

For more information, contact:

Dr. Leonard Lye
Associate Dean, Graduate Studies
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's, NL  A1B 3X5
Phone: 709-864-8901
Fax: 709-864-3480
Email: engrdoffice[at]


Process Engineering

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000