Systems Engineering

Systems engineers study electronics, mechanical design, and computer hardware and software, and integrate these components into one system. Students go on to to become versatile engineers working in fileds such as robotics, automation, image processing, and analysis. 

Overview

Systems Engineering is an option in the Engineering Science program.

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.