Program Information

School: University of Waterloo
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering
Degree: Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study: Computer Engineering, General
Description: Computer engineering combines the disciplines of electrical engineering and computer science. As a computer engineer, you’ll deal with both the hardware and software aspects of computers. After you graduate, you might design the control system for an automated production line, create software for digital telephone switching systems, develop a new operating system for a client with specific needs, or plan and supervise the installation of a local area computer network. Experience with leading-edge technology will place you in high demand in this expanding field.

URL: Computer Engineering at University of Waterloo
Length: 5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $48,177
Enrolment #: 124
Scholarships: 1
Careers: Computer Engineers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 90 to 96
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English (ENG4U) 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 Physics 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 

At least 70% is needed in each required course.