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 10,500 students enrolled in 2020. In 2019/20, external research funding from Canadian and international partners exceeded $86.8 million, a strong indication of our extensive industry partnerships and the excellence of our engineering research programs.


  1. May 25, 2022Prof cited for contributions to hands-on education

    The founding director of a busy clinic for hands-on learning at Waterloo Engineering has been honoured as a “trailblazer” by a national engineering organization.

    Sanjeev Bedi, a professor of mechanical and mechatronics engineering with a deep belief in the power of experiential education, is the 2022 winner of a Medal of Distinction in Engineering Education awarded at a gala in Toronto this week by Engineers Canada.

  2. May 26, 2022Milestones celebrated at Faculty Commencement Day

    Major academic milestones in the careers of faculty members were celebrated Wednesday as Waterloo Engineering hosted its inaugural Faculty Commencement Day in the Engineering 7 event space.

    The event recognized faculty members who have received tenure, and promotion to associate professor and full professor, and those advancing from lecturer to continuing lecturer. New faculty members, who bring fresh ideas and enthusiasm, novel research focuses and the potential for future achievements, were also welcomed into the Waterloo Engineering community.

  3. May 25, 2022International project targets carbon in steel industry

    A professor at Waterloo Engineering is teaming up with collaborators at Strathclyde University in Scotland on a research project that involves decarbonizing the steel industry.

    Eric Croiset, a professor of chemical engineering, is co-lead of the interdisciplinary project, The Role of Hydrogen in Decarbonizing the Steel Industry: Upstream and Downstream Opportunities in Scotland and Ontario, which will include an exchange of research students.

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  1. May 7 to Aug. 7, 2022Waterloo Architecture at Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery
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    Material Syntax: 3D Printed Masonry Facade Systems

    Waterloo School of Architecture student projects that test how building facades of the future can be 3D printed with clay are on display at the Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery in Waterloo from May 7th to August 7th, 2022.

  2. May 30 to June 17, 2022Climate Change and Water Security in Urbanized Watersheds Summer School
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  3. June 4, 2022Waterloo Engineering Class Reunion 2022
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    The Waterloo Engineering alumni class reunion in 2022 is taking place on June 4, 2022 at Alumni Weekend. The engineering Classes of 1962, 1967, 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007, 2012 and 2017 are invited to campus to celebrate this milestone in their engineering career.

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