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 over 10,100 students enrolled in 2018. In 2018/19, external research funding from Canadian and international partners exceeded $96 million, a strong indication of our extensive industry partnerships and the excellence of our engineering research programs.

  1. Sep. 20, 2019Pearl Sullivan stepping down as Dean of Engineering

    The following statement was issued by James Rush, Vice-President, Academic and Provost at the University of Waterloo:

    I am writing to announce that Pearl Sullivan, dean of the Faculty of Engineering, will step down from her role on December 31, 2019 to focus her energy on major initiatives for the University and the Faculty.

  2. Sep. 20, 2019Engineering startups win at Velocity pitch competition

    Two startup companies that began as Capstone Design projects at Waterloo Engineering won $50,000 each in direct equity investments at a Velocity pitch contest this week.

    Stacktronic and Watfly were among four winners as the Velocity Fund Pitch Competition, part of the flagship entrepreneurship program at the University of Waterloo, went on the road to downtown Toronto for the first time in its history.

  3. Sep. 18, 2019Engineering researchers awarded provincial funding

    Four professors at Waterloo Engineering were recently awarded $570,000 in provincial funding to build their research teams and pay for research-related infrastructure.

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  1. Sep. 26, 2019WISE Energy Day 2019
    WISE energy day

    Waterloo Institute for Sustainable Energy (WISE) invites you to Energy Day: a chance to meet and mingle with WISE researchers; connect the dots and get energized by talented young entrepreneurs and emerging leaders at the most innovative University in Canada; join academic, industry & government experts who have come together to share insights & new ideas for our energy future.

  2. Sep. 26, 2019Waterloo Engineering Alumni Reception in Seattle

    Waterloo Engineering alumni living or working in the Seattle area are invited to meet and catch up with fellow alumni for an after-work reception at the Brave Horse Tavern. Drinks and appetizers will be provided with complimentary registration.

    This event is jointly hosted by the Faculty of Engineering and the Faculty of Math.

  3. Oct. 1, 2019Waterloo Engineering Alumni Happy Hour in Boston
    drink glasses and hands

    Waterloo Engineering alumni living or working in the Boston area are invited to meet and catch up with fellow engineering and math alumni for happy hour at Beerworks No. 3. Reminisce about the University of Waterloo, network with classmates and hear the latest news from your alma mater.

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