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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 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. June 27, 2017Faculty and alumni inducted into academy of engineering

    Two Waterloo Engineering faculty members and three alumni are new fellows of the prestigious Canadian Academy of Engineering.

  2. June 23, 2017Save yourself first in emergencies, study suggests

    A study by a Waterloo Engineering researcher suggests that saving yourself first before trying to save others is the best strategy for overall survival rates in life-and-death disasters involving groups of people.

  3. June 16, 2017Research could save fuel, reduce vehicle emissions

    A system developed by Waterloo Engineering researchers could help organizations with service vehicles save money and reduce emissions by putting waste energy to good use.

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  1. June 28, 2017NSERC Announcement

    Feridun Hamdullahpur, President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Waterloo, Dr. B. Mario Pinto, President of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Council of Canada, and Steve Alexander, Sr. Vice-President and Chief Technology Officer of Ciena, invite you to attend an NSERC announcement noting Amir Khandani as the Ciena Industrial Research Chair on Network Information Theory of Optical Channels.

    Light refreshments will be served.

    Please RSVP and indicate if you require parking.

  2. June 28, 2017WISE Public Lecture: Printed MEMS: sensors, actuators or energy harvesters processing with standard or modified screen-printing

    Speaker: Hélène Debéda, Associate Professor, University of Bordeaux, IMS Laboratory, PRIMS team


  3. July 2, 2017UWaterloo Software Engineering alumni meetup in Seattle60 years of innovation

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