Application Process

Before starting the application procedure, please check that you meet the admission requirements.

Formal application

As of October 2012, McGill’s formerly paper-based graduate application process has been replaced with a more convenient electronic version.  For detailed instructions on how to apply and how to upload required supporting documents in the new version, please see: http://www.mcgill.ca/gradapplicants/apply/prepare

Dates for Guaranteed Consideration

Term International Deadline Domestic Deadline
Summer (May) January 15 January 15
Fall (September) January 15 January 15
Winter (January) September 10 October 15

Potential students who miss the deadline should contact Louise Miller-Aspen

Application review

Applications are reviewed by the Graduate Admissions committee of the Department of Chemical Engineering. The committee makes recommendations of admission to the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Office (GPSO) when a qualified applicant is matched with a research adviser and financial support.