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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 9,900 students enrolled in 2017. In 2017/18, external research funding from Canadian and international partners exceeded $72.4 million, a strong indication of our extensive industry partnerships and the excellence of our engineering research programs.

  1. Jan. 17, 2019Graduate scholarship launched to honour engineering professor

    Alumni have established a scholarship in Xuemin (Sherman) Shen's name to show their gratitude for the electrical and computer engineering professor's dedication to his graduate students over the years.

  2. Jan. 15, 2019Fast-growing AI startup lands $16.3 million in funding

    A startup company that was co-founded by Waterloo Engineering alumnus Mike Matta has raised $16.3 million to continue growing and developing its business intelligence and surveillance video software.

    Solink, one of the fastest-growing companies in Ottawa, synchronizes security video footage with information on sales transactions and analyzes the combined data using artificial intelligence (AI) to give retail business owners insight into their operations.

  3. Jan. 11, 2019Waterloo recognized for innovation in AI and robotics

    An online magazine has recognized the University of Waterloo as one of the five most innovative universities in North America and South America in the fields of artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics.

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  1. Jan. 23, 2019Office Hour with Prashanth Madhi, Project Manager, Digitization & Automation at TD CanadaPrashanth Madhi (BASc '14)

    Students and alumni are invited to participate in an exclusive Office Hour with engineering alumni Prashanth Madhi (BASc '14), Project Manager, Digitization & Automation at TD Canada.

  2. Jan. 24, 2019ANA Avatar XPRIZE Information SessionInformation Session

    Students, researchers, and entrepreneurs interested in robotics and artificial intelligence are invited to an information session on campus to learn about the ANA Avatar XPRIZE competition.

  3. Feb. 5, 2019Waterloo Alumni Angels Event #7Waterloo Alumni Angels - event #7 banner

    Join us for a brief sit down with two of Toronto's most prominent technical leaders and University of Waterloo alumni, David Au-Yeung of Flipp, and Henry Shi of Snaptravel. 

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