Electrical and Computer Engineering

Degrees offered: Ph.D.; M.A.Sc.; M.Eng.

The Electrical and Computer Engineering Graduate programs create and maintain excellence in areas at the forefront of research and innovation. Our objective is to attract the best students and to educate them in the rigors of scientific research. We provide a scholarly and dynamic environment with attention to scientific discipline, detail and accuracy.
Areas of Specialization Include:

• Communication Systems

• Control Systems

• Microelectromechanical Systems

• Microelectronics

• Computer Hardware

• Pattern Recognition

• Signal Processing

• Image Processing

• Robotic Vision

• Neural Networks

• Coding and Encryptions

• Embedded Systems

• Network Security and Management

Admission Requirements:

The following are admission requirements for the Electrical Engineering programs. See also general admission requirements applicable to all programs.


M.A.Sc., Ph.D.

M.Eng. (Course work stream)

Deadline for Fall: M.A.Sc., Ph.D July 1

Deadline for Fall: MEng

International Applicants: May 1

Domestic Applicants: June 1

Deadline for Winter: M.A.Sc., Ph.D. November 1

Deadline for MEng:

International Applicants: August 1

Domestic Applicants: October 1

Deadline for May: M.A.Sc., Ph.D March 1

Deadline for May: MEng

International Applicants: January 1

Domestic Applicants: February 1

Minimum TOEFL: 237,  IBT-87 (M.Eng IBT-92)

Minimum MELAB:


Minimum CAEL: 70

Minimum IELTS:

Minimum Pearson:



Additional Materials:  Plan of Study/Research Interest
Contact Information:

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