Engineering Physics

Engineering physics students learn how to understand electrical systems from two perspectives: an engineer knows how to use a transistor while a physicist knows why the transistor works. This program is demanding and multidisciplinary, and students graduate with qualifications to go on to graduate school or directly enter the industry.

Overview

Engineering Physics is an option in the Engineering Science program in the Faculty of Applied Sciences.

Degree: Bachelor of Applied Science

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Detailed admission requirements

For students applying directly from BC high school Grade 12. For other areas and other categories of admission, please see admission requirements.

Engineering Science

How to apply

Before applying, you might want to review this help video. Then:

  • Go to https://apply.educationplannerbc.ca/sfu.jsp
  • In section 4, Applying to SFU:
    • select from the drop-down list of faculties: Faculty of Applied Sciences
    • select from the drop-down list of programs: BASC Engineering Science

You will choose an Engineering option towards the end of your second year.

Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Graduates of this program may end up in a range of occupations, including these:

  • Electrical Engineer
  • Production Engineer
  • Systems Engineer
  • Biomedical Engineer
  • Automotive Engineer
  • Aerospace Engineer
  • Computer Engineer
  • Electronics Engineer
  • Software Engineer
  • Robotics Specialist
  • Computer and Information Systems Manager

Not sure where to start? Career Services can help you explore your options and create possibilities.