The University of Waterloo is home to world-changing research and inspired teaching. At the hub of a growing network of global partnerships, we build bridges with industry and between disciplines, institutions and communities.
Ranking of Engineering disciplines:
- 1st in Canada for Energy Science and Engineering
- 2nd in Canada for Chemical, Civil, Electrical and Electronic, Materials Science, and Mechanical Engineering
The University of Waterloo has earned its reputation as a world-leading research institution in a wide-range of fields and disciplines, at all levels of study. Built to answer the challenges of a rapidly advancing society, Waterloo is a place where ideas are innovated, tested and proven.
World-changing research is an integral part of learning and connects Waterloo to all corners of the globe. This important work has a direct impact on the way we live, work, play and learn.
From quantum computing and nanotechnology to clinical psychology, engineering and health sciences research, ideas that change the world are at the heart of who we are.