Engineering Science

In this program, you will solve problems with elegant but advanced solutions, from electronics to robotics to medical devices. You will bring your expert technical skills from the classroom to your mandatory co-op work experience, gaining valuable industry experience. By third year, you will specialize in one of five main options.


The Engineering Science program in the Faculty of Applied Sciences offers you the opportunity to work in your field in a co-operative education placement.

Degree: Bachelor of Applied Science

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Admission requirements for Engineering Science

For students applying directly from BC high school Grade 12, please see the program specific requirements listed for 2020. For other areas and other categories of admission, please see admission requirements.

How to apply

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

  • Go to
  • 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 choose an Engineering option towards the end of your second year.

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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.