Collaborative program in Nanotechnology

SYDE Degree Requirements


Students must fulfill the minimum requirements of their home department including all required courses, comprehensive examination (PhD), seminar, and thesis milestones.  

  • MASc students:  Four courses as specified in this link plus two core NANO courses and two technical electives.
  • PhD students:  Three courses as specified in this link plus two core NANO courses and two technical electives.
  • Click the WIN link below for a list of Core NANO courses (701 & 702) and Technical Electives plus other important details. 

All about Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN)

For consideration on admission, please refer to the Application & admission and Application Deadlines posted on the SYDE webpage.


Nanotechnology Faculty Members

  • Professor Eihab Abdel-Rahman, Systems Design Engineering
  • Professor John Yeow, Systems Design Engineering

Please follow the Application Deadlines posted on the SYDE webpage.