Welcome to Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering at the University of Waterloo

Part of Canada's largest engineering school, the Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering department at the University of Waterloo is home to nearly 1600 undergraduates, graduate students, faculty and staff.
Our programs are designed to produce skilled problem solvers, leaders and innovators able to create mechanical systems and electro-mechanical designs that impact industries and improve the world.
Research in Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering at Waterloo has global impact.
  • Waterloo is Canada's largest university for automotive research 
  • The first Canadian university with a full undergraduate mechatronics engineering program
  • First in the country to offer interdisciplinary research and collaborative programs in nanotechnology engineering
  1. Mar. 15, 2019Jörg Ahne MME PhD Student Athlete of the WeekJorg Ahne and Claire Machenzie

    These 2 capped off 5 incredible years with the Warriors in style & they both jump very high.

    Ahne won second place medal in long jump at Championship!

  2. Nov. 21, 2018Atlas Medical wins two pitch competitions, granted award fundingatlas medical team

    Atlas Medical: Daniel Zhou, Jake Fisher, Colin Cooke, Michael Jonas

  3. Sep. 11, 2018Carolyn Ren named member of Royal Society of Canada's College of New Scholarsrsc-banner

    Four University of Waterloo engineering professors are named fellows of the Royal Society of Canada (RSC) and members of the Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists.

    Waterloo’s Feridun Hamdullahpur, Zhou Wang, Carolyn Ren and Alexander Wong are joining this prestigious national organization. The RSC recognizes remarkable contributions in the arts, humanities, and sciences, as well as Canadian public life.

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  1. Mar. 20, 20193MT final competition3MT slogan

    Come watch the finalists of the 3MT faculty-based heats present their research in the 3MT university-wide final competition.

  2. Mar. 21, 2019Innovate with GM Canada | Design Thinking Session for Capstone Designstudent looking at calendar

    Need to start thinking about a Capstone Design project idea? Interested in solving the personal mobility problems of the future alongside General Motors?

  3. Mar. 22, 2019Additive Manufacturing for Biomedical Applications Workshopbrain scan

    Come learn about additive manufacturing (3D printing) at UWaterloo. Tour state-of-the-art labs and create your own 3D design.

    The registration is limited to 25 early birds.

    This event is only open for University of Waterloo Students and Post Docs

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