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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 28, 2017Team helps respond to ‘unquenchable’ data demand

    Engineering researchers at the University of Waterloo are working with Ciena to find solutions to help network operators and service providers respond to the insatiable demand for faster and faster data transmission over the Internet.

  2. June 28, 2017Researcher aiming to explain complex AI decisions

    A doctoral candidate at Waterloo Engineering is ahead of the pack as he works on ways to unravel how powerful artificial intelligence (AI) computer programs make their decisions in fields including medical diagnosis and autonomous vehicles.

  3. 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.

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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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