A YEAR can

Take your career to the next level with the Master of Engineering Leadership
degree. The MEL is a one-year, full-time degree for practicing professionals who want to excel in their careers, broaden their technical perspectives and acquire new business and leadership skills. The programs run from January to December and are offered by the UBC Faculty of Applied Science in collaboration with the Sauder School of Business at the Vancouver campus and the Faculty of Commerce at the Okanagan campus.

A winning combination

Build your professional network

Connect with a dynamic and diverse cohort of motivated students from across the faculty and UBC as you build a strong network that will offer connections and opportunities well into the future.

Sharpen your technical skills

Immerse yourself in one of several sector-specific specializations, gaining practical training and developing the tangible technical skills demanded by leading organizations.

Develop as a leader

Acquire the leadership skills you need in today’s team-oriented work environments through unique learning opportunities such as professional development workshops and individual coaching.

Application Deadlines

January 2018 intake
International students: Closed
Domestic students: Closed

January 2019 intake
Application system will open on February 1, 2018!

How to Apply


“I am trying to develop who I am as a leader and this program is helping me do that. ”
- Rishabh Rajiv – MEL

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