Academic Year 2017-2018

Students enrolled in the MASc or PhD programs in Civil Engineering are offered funding packages that consist of Scholarships, Fellowships, Research Assistantships (RA), and Teaching Assistantships (TA).   Funding packages for MASc start at $15,500 per year plus tuition, and are increased depending on awards the student receives.  Funding packages for PhD start at $17,000 per year plus tuition, and are increased depending on awards the student receives. Please consult the chart below for 2017-2018 funding levels.  The totals listed below include tuition for 2016-2017, and will be updated once 2017-2018 tuition totals are released.   

Students are responsible for paying their tuition from the total amounts listed below.  For tuition rates, please see the Student Accounts site. 

The MEng professional program is not currently funded.

 

Domestic PhD Student (four years for PhD, five years for PhDU):

PhD students receive 4 years of funding for their PhD program, at the yearly rate below. Please refer to your funding letter for your specific arrangement.

 

International PhD Student (four years for PhD, five years for PhDU):

PhD students receive 4 years of funding for their PhD program, at the yearly rate below. Please refer to your funding letter for your specific arrangement.

Domestic MASc Student (24 months):

 MASc students receive 24 months of funding for their MASc program, at the yearly rate below. Please refer to your funding letter for your specific arrangement.

International MASc Student (24 months):

MASc students receive 24 months of funding for their MASc program, at the yearly rate below. Please refer to your funding letter for your specific arrangement. 

 

*Please note: OGS scholarships are valued at $15,000. $10,000 is provided by the Ontario Government as a scholarship, and the remaining $5,000 is paid by a fellowship top-up of $2,000 and an RA top-up of $3,000.

This list includes the most common funding packages. If a student holds a scholarships not listed below, please contact us to obtain further information about funding packages.

 

How Long Will You Be Funded For?

  • MASc - 24 months beyond the Bachelor's Degree. 
  • MEng - not currently funded.  MEng students are encouraged to seek out scholarships, bursaries and other external awards to support their studies.
  • PhD - 4 years of guaranteed funding beyond the Master's Degree.
  • PhDU (Fast track Bachelor's to PhD) - 5 years of guaranteed funding beyond the Bachelor's Degree.