Many Nanotechnology Engineering graduates leverage ideas they generated during their fourth-year Capstone Design Project to create ground-breaking nanotechnology companies, producing useful technology and creating new jobs in our region and beyond.

The University of Waterloo's Velocity program and the Waterloo Region’s startup ecosystem provide fledgling companies with world-class business incubation advice and acceleration services, including access to space, mentoring and capital.

Nanotechnology startup companies

The drop-down list below shows some of the companies created by Nanotechnology Engineering graduates, organized by their year of incorporation.