Electric Power Engineering - GDip at Waterloo

At a glance:

This program is offered online

Application deadlines

  • May 1 (for admission in September)
  • September 1 (for admission in January of the following year)
  • February 1 (for admission in May)

Study options

  • Coursework

Minimum admission requirements

  • The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering requires either (i) a 75% overall standing in the last two years, or equivalent, in a relevant four-year Honours Bachelor's degree or equivalent or (ii) a 75% overall standing or equivalent, in a relevant four-year Honours Bachelor's degree or equivalent, as the minimum requirement for admission to a Master's program for applicants educated at a Canadian institution. A 75% overall standing or equivalent, in a relevant four-year Honours Bachelor's degree or equivalent is the minimum requirement for admission to a Master's program for applicants educated outside of Canada.
  • Two references, at least one academic
  • Proof of English language proficiency, if applicable. TOEFL 80 (writing 22, speaking 20, reading 20, listening 18) IELTS 6.5 (writing 6.0, speaking 6.0)

Approximate tuition, fees, and living costs

  • Canadian and permanent resident students, part-time: $3,452.00 per course tuition and $42.80 incidental fees per term (as of January 2021)
  • International students, part-time: $4068.00 per course tuition and $42.80 incidental fees per term (as of January 2021)
  • Study and living costs