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Industrial Engineering, Ph.D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #462 (QS) ,
Industrial Engineering involves the design, organization, implementation, and economic operations of integrated production and service systems using people, materials, and equipment. Industrial engineers are trained to provide the best productivity and quality of such systems.

About

Concordia’s new industrial engineering PhD program is one of only two currently offered in Quebec. It is thesis-oriented and provides students with solid fundamental and theoretical knowledge, as well as substantial research experience for innovative system design and problem solving in various research areas, including operations research and its applications, transportation systems, supply chain management, scheduling, stochastic optimization, quality control and reliability, Lean systems design, human factors and safety, production planning and inventory control, revenue management, and product design and development.

Faculty research in industrial engineering include:

  • Operations research
  • Lean Engineering
  • Simulation of systems/Virtual Prototyping
  • Flexible and Cellular Manufacturing Systems
  • Logistics/Network Optimization
  • Product design

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    Part-time
  • Credits
    90-106 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Theory of Operations Research
  • Graph Theory with System Applications
  • Lean Enterprise
  • Advanced Quality Control

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    95

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General Requirements

To be considered for admission applicants normally must hold a master’s degree or equivalent with high standing in engineering or computer science, or in a cognate discipline. 

 A completed file that is ready to be assessed will include:

  • Application form and Fee
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Three Letters of Reference and assessment form
  • Statement of purpose
  • Transcripts (with mark sheets if applicable) for all post-secondary institutions attended
  • Proof of Canadian citizenship (if applicable)
  • Applicants whose primary language is not English, are required to submit official language test scores, unless exempted.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    503 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 503 CAD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Local PhD students are not billed this fee.

Living costs for Montréal

  • 1074 - 1760 CAD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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