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Mechanical Engineering with an Automotive Engineering Option (with optional Co-op)

  • Explores the exciting automotive industry in one of Canada’s original and most diverse programs in automotive engineering education
  • Includes the study and application of the core technologies, practices and concepts behind the design, manufacturing, and business of the automotive sector

Course Descriptions - Mechanical Engineering


Minimum Admissions Average: 
Bachelor of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering - Automotive Option
Second Average: 
(plus 74% secondary average)
Mean Admissions Average: 
  • All programs take a common first year.
  • ENG4U, MHF4U, SCH4U and SPH4U required. MCV4U is strongly recommended.

Engineering second average is the average of all math and science courses except biology.


Career Tracks: 
  • State-of-the-art manufacturing and production
  • Business
  • Government
  • Systems design/operation/building/maintenance
  • Consulting
  • Transportation
  • Pollution control and prevention
  • Advanced computing and communications
  • Medicine and medical technology
  • Bio-based engineering
  • Research and development
  • Structural design
  • Failure analysis
  • Construction and infrastructure renewal
  • Scheduling and optimization
  • Automotive industry
  • Environmental protection
  • Project, process and systems management
  • Robotics and advanced electronics
  • Power generation and distribution