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Canada's Largest Engineering School

Ranked among the top 50 engineering schools worldwide, Waterloo Engineering is committed to leading engineering education and research.

We are the largest engineering school in Canada, with more than 9,500 students enrolled in 2016. In 2014/15, external research funding from Canadian and international partners exceeded $64 million, a strong indication of the excellence of our engineering research programs.

  1. Mar. 28, 2017Two engineering professors honoured for teaching

    Two professors at Waterloo Engineering will be the recipients at convocation ceremonies this spring of awards for exceptional teaching.

  2. Mar. 23, 2017Student teams win $50,000 each to pursue startupsMichael Phillips and Phil Cooper

    An endoscope for arteries and a wearable oxygen device are the goals of two Waterloo Engineering student teams that have won $50,000 each to turn their fourth-year design projects into business startups.

  3. Mar. 16, 2017Editorial stresses the need for advanced degrees in engineering

    "To keep our economic engine running in the face of this imminent shortfall, Canadian industry needs the specialized knowledge and skills of a new kind of engineer — those with advanced degrees." This is the key focus of an editorial published in Policy Options on March 15.

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  1. Mar. 29, 2017CBB Workshop: UWaterloo Intellectual Property Part 4 Trademarks, Trade Secrets, Industrial Designs

    Presented by:
    Eric Luvisotto, Technology Transfer Officer, University of Waterloo, Waterloo Commercialization Office

    The Waterloo Commercialization Office (WatCo) offers commercialization services and expertise to package and convert research innovations into commercially viable products and services.

  2. Mar. 29, 2017AquaHacking Information Night and Mixer

    Students will: learn about AquaHacking, have their questions answered, learn about past winners and find out how they can be a part of this innovative movement

    Free food and drinks

  3. Mar. 29, 2017Grad Class ToastCongrats balloon

    Graduating Students
    Engineering Alumni Affairs cordially invites all engineering students graduating in 2017 to the Dean's toast to the Class of 2017 from 5:30 to 7:00 pm on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. The champagne toast will be at 6:00 p.m.

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