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Degree

Master of Engineering - Electrical and Computer Engineering (Coursework)

master

Degree

Master of Engineering - Electrical and Computer Engineering (Coursework)

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $47,000 CAD

  • Application fee

    $125 CAD

  • Duration

    16 months

  • PGWP

    1-2 years

  • Min GPA

    75 out of 100

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Spring-May 01-October-2023 2023-10-01
Fall-September 01-February-2023 2023-02-01
Winter-January 01-June-2023 2023-06-01

Overview

Master of Engineering - Electrical and Computer Engineering

Electrical and computer engineers shape the future through innovation.  

They develop and improve systems that serve the everyday needs of society spanning from high-voltage engineering and sustainable energy to breakthroughs in wireless technology. 

Students come from all over the globe to experience the first-rate faculty, education, and research programs.  Graduates at the University of Waterloo are among the most sought-after in the world.

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$55,579

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,359
Accommodation 1 bed room $8,579
Tuition 1 person $47,000

Hourly wage

Min wage

15.50 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Supplementary information form (SIF)
  • Transcript(s)
  • SOP
  • 2 References
  • Proof of English language proficiency

 

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
-
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
-
reading

TOEFL

80
18
listening
22
writing
20
speaking
20
reading

PTE

60
-
listening
60
writing
60
speaking
-
reading

Cambridge

185
176
listening
176
writing
176
speaking
176
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available

Conditional English language proficiency admission:
If you are applying to a graduate program, have supplied an ELP test but and are slightly below the required score, conditional admission may be offered. 

If you are applying with a sponsorship that includes funding for English language studies, conditional admission may be offered.


Academic background and requirement

  • The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering requires either (i) a 75% overall standing in the last two years, or equivalent, in a relevant four-year Honours Bachelor's degree or equivalent or (ii) a 75% overall standing or equivalent, in a relevant four-year Honours Bachelor's degree or equivalent, as the minimum requirement for admission to a Master's program for applicants educated at a Canadian institution.
  •  A 75% overall standing or equivalent, in a relevant four-year Honours Bachelor's degree or equivalent is the minimum requirement for admission to a Master's program for applicants educated outside of Canada.

Career opportunities

  • Circuits Engineer
  • Controls Engineer
  • Design Engineer
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Instrumentation and Electrical Reliability Engineer
  • Power Systems Engineer
  • Project Engineer
  • Test Engineer

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