Electrical Engineering (with optional Co-op)

Bachelor of Applied Science in Electrical Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering offers you a diverse range of exciting opportunities in high-tech industries.

As an electrical engineer, you might design communications systems, electrical power grids, circuits, electric motors, electronic sensors, and many more of the technologies and applications so important to society today. 

Program Description

After first year, you will take courses in: numerical programming; circuit analysis; digital design; electromagnetic fields and photons; signals; and physical electronics.

Third- and fourth-year courses include: microprocessors; analog communications; intelligent computing; power electronics; computer networks and security; wireless communications; and digital computer architecture.

In fourth year, you can select technical electives that focus on communications, computer engineering, electronics, or a cross between various areas of interest. 

Course Descriptions - Electrical and Computer Engineering

Faculty - Faculty of Engineering

Department - Electrical and Computer Engineering

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum admission average of 74%
  • Secondary average of 74%
  • Mean admission average of 86%
  • All programs take a common first year.
  • ENG4U, MHF4U, SCH4U and SPH4U required. MCV4U is strongly recommended.

Engineering second average is the average of all math and science courses except biology.

Career Tracks

  • State-of-the-art manufacturing and production
  • Business
  • Government
  • Systems design/operation/building/maintenance
  • Consulting
  • Transportation
  • Pollution control and prevention
  • Advanced computing and communications
  • Medicine and medical technology
  • Bio-based engineering
  • Research and development
  • Structural design
  • Failure analysis
  • Construction and infrastructure renewal
  • Scheduling and optimization
  • Automotive industry
  • Environmental protection
  • Project, process and systems management
  • Robotics and advanced electronics
  • Power generation and distribution

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Electrical Engineering (BASc) (Co-op)

Electrical Engineering (Honours Certificate)

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