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 over 10,100 students enrolled in 2018. 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. June 21, 2019Faculty members and graduate inducted into the CAE

    Two Waterloo Engineering faculty members and an alumnus are new members of the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE).

  2. June 14, 2019Five professors named to Canada Research Chairs

    Five researchers at Waterloo Engineering have had Canada Research Chairs for world-class scientists and scholars awarded or renewed by the federal government through the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC).

  3. June 12, 2019Engineering wins gold for E7 opening and campaign close

    Waterloo Engineering is the winner of a prestigious gold award from the international Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) for its Engineering 7 official opening and campaign close event held last October.

    The gold Circle of Excellence award was captured in CASE's  Special Events|Single-Day Events category.

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  1. June 27, 2019Guest Speaker and Fireside Chat: Janét Aizenstros

    We are excited to welcome speaker, serial entrepreneur, multiple awards winner, and investor - Janét Aizenstros. Janét will deliver a talk entitled "Pioneer Adventures in Entrepreneurship and Business" followed by a fireside chat.

    Please register and join us in the Conrad School Hub on June 27 at 5:35 p.m. for an inspiring and enlightening eventing with a dynamic and mult-factected Canadian entrepreneur.

  2. June 28, 2019Coffee and Donuts with the Associate Dean, International
    coffee chat

    The Associate Dean International invites Engineering International Students to join him for an informal coffee break in the Engineering C&D. This is an opportunity to let us know how we can improve the experience of studying at Waterloo for International Students.

    Email Annette ( to register

  3. July 4, 2019EWB Krispy Kreme Fundraiser
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    Since the last fundraiser was so successful, EWB has partnered again with Krispy Kreme to have another fundraiser to raise money for social enterprises in Sub-Saharan Africa to help reduce poverty.

    $10 for a dozen or $1 per donut

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