Program Information

School: University of New Brunswick – Fredericton
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering
Degree: Bachelor; Co-op
Field of Study: Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering
Description: Looking for a fast-paced career in a high-tech world? An Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) degree will teach you how to develop new products, devices, and systems that are vital in today’s tech-hungry market.

UNB’s Co-operative Education program offers attractive salaries, allowing most of the Co-op students to graduate with very low debt or even debt-free. Co-op graduates typically have job offers before they graduate because of their previous experience with employers. Previous work placements include: Altera Corp, NB Power Nuclear, Siemens, J.D. Irving Limited, Communications Security Establishment, Twin Rivers Paper Co, Bell Aliant Regional, Suncor Energy, McCain Foods, IBM Limited, NB Department of Environment, Dragonwave, and others. Through the Engineering Co-op and Exchange Program, our students have worked and studied in Germany, France, and Norway.

URL: Electrical Engineering at University of New Brunswick – Fredericton
Length: 5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $18,211

The co-op fee is $730.00 per work term.

Careers: Electrical and Electronics Engineers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 75

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

  •  Grade12 English  or  Grade12 Français 
  • 2 of  Grade12 Precalculus 
  •  Grade12 Physics 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 

An additional course is also required.