Your passion meets a community of collaborators
Choose between course-based master's programs taught by world-renowned experts or research-intensive master's and PhD programs that put you at the cutting edge of discovery. Many programs incorporate practical experience through research projects, fieldwork, practicums, and internships, and some have a co-op option.
SCIENCE THAT MATTERS
Meet current graduate students in the Faculty of Science
Learn from world-renowned and award-winning researchers
Our faculty are focused on life-enhancing research with a global impact.
Read their stories
OWN WHAT YOU INVENT
Unlike other universities, researchers at Waterloo own what they invent. Our unique creator-owns intellectual property policy may be the most entrepreneurial IP policy in North America.
CROSS-DISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AND TEACHING
Ranked Canada's most innovative university for 29 years, Waterloo is a perfect blend of cross-disciplinary research and teaching.
We offer unique specializations in Water, Quantum Information, Quantum Technology, Nanotechnology and Aeronautics that will prepare you to meet the needs of a global job market.