Connected to the world
Internationalization is woven into many elements at Waterloo. With a goal of becoming one of the most internationalized universities in Canada, diversity and global connections are encouraged and celebrated.
Waterloo’s culture of embracing international perspectives and experiences attracts some of the world’s most talented students, staff, and faculty. Global connections encompass academic, research, and industry partnerships, international learning through work placements, exchanges, field programs, and co-operative education, as well as a vast network of alumni around the world.
- Oct. 18, 2018
We welcomed the Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) in South Africa to campus on Wednesday, October 17 and Thursday, October 18. The MUT delegates were here to understand Work-Integrated Learning and student employability at UW, and discuss student entrepreneurship.
- Oct. 1, 2018
On Monday October 1 and Tuesday October 2, 2018, the University of Waterloo welcomed delegates from Wuhan University (WHU) for a two-day visit. The objective of the visit was to review existing 2+2 programs, discuss new work-plans, explore the possibility of a study abroad program, and discuss student innovation, entrepreneurship, and co-op education.
- Oct. 1, 2018
On Monday, October 1, 2018, the Vice President of Research at Tsinghua University in China, Qi-kun Xue visited the University of Waterloo. He also presemted a public lecture on Transformative Quantum Technologies entitled "Physics Beyond Ohm's Law." The objective of the delegation visit was to discuss collaborations on quantum sciences and quantum technology.
- Oct. 23, 2018
His Excellency, Vikas Swarup
High Commissioner for India to Canada
Presentation: “The New India”
Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018
Presentation: 3:30pm — 4:30pm
Reception: 4:30pm — 5:30pm
EC5 Rm 1111 (1st Floor Theatre)