Join our group of outstanding faculty and student researchers who shine brightly on the international stage. Waterloo has granted the most Engineering PhD degrees in Canada over the last five years. As a graduate, you will join a strong network of exceptional alumni, focused on advancing solutions for real-world problems.

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The Waterloo advantage

  • Work with world-renowned experts in today's latest innovations. Waterloo Engineering has an impressive record of research achievements: 54 of our faculty members are Early Researcher Award recipients. If you are interested in working with one of our faculty members in a specific area of research, use our contact a professor form.
  • Study, work and collaborate in world–class facilities with the most up–to–date technology.
  • Use your ideas to partner with industry or commercialize a product. You have 100% ownership over your ideas and technology.
  • Connect with industry partners in Waterloo Region - one of Canada's leading technology hubs. Our faculty members have many long-standing relationships with industry players.

COVID-19 update: There will be no negative impact on applications to Graduate Studies which include transcripts with grades recorded as CR/NCR for the term(s) affected by COVID-19 - EGSO Admissions Team (May 2020)

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