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 Mechatronics Engineering
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SchoolUniversity of Waterloo
LocationWaterloo, ON, Canada
School TypeUniversity
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 34,000
Full-time Graduate: 4,700
DegreeBachelor
Honours
Co-op
Length5 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*87% to 93%
Prerequisites
  •  Grade12 English (ENG4U) 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 Physics 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 
Prerequisites NotesA minimum final grade of 70% is required in each of the prerequisite courses.
Cost
National: $16,000
International: $63,000
Scholarships5 scholarship(s)
DescriptionFrom the ATM down the street to the drone that will one day deliver your pizza, computer-controlled electromechanical systems drive all kinds of technology. Learn to design those systems in Waterloo's Mechatronics Engineering program - the first of its kind in Canada and one of the top 100 in the world (Shanghai World University Rankings 2020). You'll develop expertise in mechanical engineering, electronics, control engineering, and computer science, pulling together know-how from these different fields to develop sophisticated machines.

Waterloo offers career preparation unlike any other university in Canada. You'll earn money, access North America's largest selection of co-op jobs, and graduate with 2 years of valuable work experience.
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