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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 2016/17, external research funding from Canadian and international partners exceeded $64 million, a strong indication of our extensive industry partnerships and the excellence of our engineering research programs.

  1. Dec. 12, 2017Waterloo introduces unique architectural engineering program

    Prospective students who have a hard time choosing between Waterloo’s civil engineering and architecture programs will now have another option beginning next year:  architectural engineering.

    The new Waterloo Engineering offering, which combines architectural design with building engineering, will launch in September 2018.

  2. Dec. 4, 2017Student hopes Day of Remembrance encourages conversations

    Rawoofeen Chowdhury hopes the December 6 vigil for the women killed during the mass shooting at l'École Polytechnique de Montréal in 1989, will inspire conversations about diversity, inclusion and all forms of gender-based violence.

    December 6 is the 28th anniversary of the Montreal Massacre, when a gunman walked into an engineering classroom and separated the men from the women before killing 14 women and screaming, “I hate feminists.”

  3. Nov. 30, 2017Igor Ivkovic honoured by Engineering Society

    Igor Ivkovic, a systems design engineering lecturer, is the recipient of the Engineering Society Teaching Excellence Award for the 2017 fall term.

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  1. Dec. 13, 2017Stress Reduction Hour

    Stress reduction hour includes, gentle yoga, guided meditations, and mindful breathing. Facilitated by Fiona Dhanapala, Engineering Counselling.

  2. Dec. 15, 2017The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology Seminar - Optochemical waves: from bio-inspired optics, 3-D printing to materials for all-optical encoding

    Dr. Kalaichelvi (Kalai) Saravanamuttu
    Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
    McMaster University

  3. Dec. 15, 2017Research Talks: Societal impacts of 21st Century technology

    A panel presentation for Waterloo staff, faculty, and students featuring:

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