Student posing in the engineering lab

Engineering (First year)

Program Description

Campus Saint-Jean, in collaboration with Faculty of Engineering at the University of Alberta, offers students the opportunity to study their first year of a Bachelor of Science in Engineering (BSc Eng) in French. Students starting out at Campus Saint-Jean have the advantage of smaller class sizes for first-year courses and more individual support from teachers and professors.

The Faculty of Engineering at the University of Alberta offers co-operative programs in which the in-class student experience and theoretical knowledge is enriched with invaluable practical experience in the student's chosen engineering field.

Students attending Campus Saint-Jean also have access to a variety of scholarships, adding to all that engineering has to offer!

The Faculty of Engineering at the University of Alberta is well-known for its excellent corps of professionals and for dynamic scientific research, with more than $52 million given in external grants every year. New research facilities in the Faculty of Engineering at U of A house the Natural Resources Engineering Facility (NREF) and the National Institute for Nanotechnology (NINT) and the Micromachining and Nanofabrication Facility.

Possible Careers

There are many possible careers, depending on the chosen specialization:

  • Biomedical engineering
  • Chemical engineering
  • Civil engineering
  • Electrical engineering
  • Computer science
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Petroleum engineering
    And many more!

Admissions Requirements


Course Requirements

This information is for students applying directly from high school. Please note that the course codes used correspond to the Alberta curriculum. 

Required Courses

  • One of the following courses
    • English Language Arts 30-1
  • One of the following courses
    • Mathematics 31
  • One of the following courses
    • Chemistry 30
  • One of the following courses
    • Mathematics 30-1
  • One of the following courses
    • Physics 30

For more information on the English Language Proficiency policy refer to the U of A Calendar.

Please refer to this page for all dates and deadlines relevant to CSJ undergraduate programs.