This five-year degree option enables students to reduce their workload through a longer, more flexible curriculum. The following curriculum table outlines the courses required to successfully complete this five-year degree program.

In addition to the MSE Program requirement, students must also satisfy the University writing intensive, quantitative, and breadth requirement in order to graduate.


  • Mechatronic Systems Engineering students must finish three mandatory co-op terms before graduation.
  • MSE 4XX =  T echnical Studies Elective  (can be selected from the list of Technical Studies Electives)
  • Fall 2014 and later admits must complete 6 courses from the list of  Technical Studies Electives.  Please visit go.sfu.ca for list of coures offered in a particular semester.  Pre-Fall 2014 admits follow the Pre-FAll 2014 curriculum.
  • Starting Fall 2018,  MSE 100, MSE 101W and MSE 102 will be offered in the fall and spring terms.