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The Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering offers programs leading to the degrees of Master of Applied Science (MASc), Master of Engineering (MEng), Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)Green Energy Graduate Diploma (GDip), or a Graduate Diploma in Design (GDip). Our programs are open to students who satisfy our admission requirements.

The Department also offers an Accelerated BASc-MASc degree program for current University of Waterloo undergraduate students who qualify for the program. How to apply

The Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering Department offers an opportunity for full-time graduate student to carry out research under the supervision of a Professor who is expert in the subject field. You can contact prospective supervisors using our online form. Students research a topic from a broad range of research areas. Almost all full-time thesis students are fully supported either from major scholarships such as NSERC and OGS, or from Research Assistantships funded by their faculty supervisors research grants.

NOTE: For all inquiry e-mails, please allow up to 48 business hours for a response from one of our graduate administrators. As well, please do not send multiple e-mails of the same request within this time frame. 

Current and future students should provide their student number in every correspondence to ensure a timely response. 

Cecile Devaud
Professor and Associate Chair, Graduate Studies

Jian Zou
Graduate Administrator, PhD Program, Graduate Studies

Karen Schooley
Graduate Administrator, Master's and MENg Programs, Graduate Studies (sick leave)

Emilie Mechler
Graduate Administrator, Master's and MENg Programs, Graduate Studies  

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