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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. Oct. 13, 2017Students start their studies with $100K scholarships

    Two new students began their studies at Waterloo Engineering this fall backed by prestigious scholarships valued at $100,000 each.

    Gwyn Foster and Matthew Reynolds were among 33 young Canadians selected as 2017 Loran Scholars from an initial pool of more than 4,400 applicants.

    The Loran Scholars Foundation uses a rigorous selection process that stresses character, commitment to community service and long-term leadership potential.

  2. Oct. 13, 2017Researchers lead projects awarded $14.6M in funding

    Five projects led by researchers at Waterloo Engineering have been awarded a combined total of almost $14.6 million from a federal fund for research infrastructure.

    They are among nine University of Waterloo-led projects to receive more than $17 million through the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI), which aims to equip researchers and scientists with the best tools and labs.

  3. Oct. 12, 2017Professor recognized for his contributions to physics

    Waterloo Engineering professor Sushanta Mitra has been elected as a fellow of the American Physical Society (APS) for his outstanding contributions to physics.

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  1. Oct. 17, 2017Enterprise Co-op Information Session

    Enterprise Co-op (E Co-op) allows students to pursue an entrepreneurial co-op option in which students start their own business while earning a co-op credit. E Co-op is open to students from all faculties with any type of business concept: no-tech, low-tech, high-tech, service, consulting and more. If you have an idea you want to take to market and have the passion to build your venture, Enterprise Co-op may be for you.

    Attend an info session to learn more!

  2. Oct. 18, 2017Master of Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology (MBET) info session

    Learn about the  (MBET) program by attending our live online information session.

    In this one-hour session, you will learn everything you need to know about the program—including admissions requirements and tips, program details, and alumni stories.

    Have all of your questions answered in an in-depth live Q&A, and hear directly from a Conrad faculty member who will share insights into the interview process.

    Can't make this session?

  3. Oct. 18, 2017Waterloo Engineering and Math Alumni Reception in BostonClarke's

    You're invited to indulge in a slice of Canada in Boston! Held at Clarke's, the evening features reminiscing about Canada and Waterloo and celebrating Canada's 150th birthday and UWaterloo's 60th birthday! This event is open to all engineering and math alumni and current engineering and math students living/working in the Boston and Cambridge area.

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