Engineering (with optional Co-op)

Bachelor of Applied Science in Engineering

The demands on professional engineers around the world are increasing in terms of what they must address: technical, societal and environmental issues.

As an engineer, you can contribute to society by helping plan communities, provide clean drinking water, build bridges, or design the next-generation automobile.

The Faculty of Engineering offers programs designed to develop your professional competence and prepare you to solve the technical problems of society and the global environment. UWindsor’s unique climate of co-operation between academic, business and industry sectors gives you access to outstanding career opportunities.

  • Provides students with the opportunity to help build the world of tomorrow and improve the world of today
  • Cultivates the skills to solve the technical problems of society and our global environment, in a world embracing sustainability
  • Includes fully accredited B.A.Sc. Engineering programs and co-operative work/education programs (all disciplines)

Engineering Specializations

All Engineering programs are available as co-op with competitive entry.

Course Descriptions - General Engineering courses

Faculty - Faculty of Engineering

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum admission average of 74%
  • Secondary average of 74%
  • Mean admission average of 86%
  • Students in 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.

Experimental Learning

The Faculty of Engineering’s co-op option in many of its programs gives you a well-rounded education founded both in academic theory and real-world application.

By combining your studies with full-time, paid employment in career related positions, you can apply what you learn in the classroom, gain related, hands-on experience, network with employers, explore career options and learn how to compete confidently in the job market.

We offer placement opportunities with a wide range of corporate partners and government agencies. 

A First-Class Facility

Our new, $112-million Ed Lumley Centre for Engineering Innovation (CEI) rivals the technical sophistication of any postsecondary institution in Canada. The CEI meets the highest environmental standards and provides learning opportunities throughout the facility. 

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 solutions
  • 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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Environmental Engineering (BASc) (with optional Co-op)

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Industrial Engineering (BASc) (with optional Co-op) (general program)

Industrial Engineering with Minor in Business Administration (BASc) (with optional Co-op)

Mechanical Engineering (General Option) (BASc) (with optional Co-op)

Mechanical Engineering with Automotive Engineering option (BASc) (with optional Co-op)

Mechanical Engineering with Aerospace Option (BASc) (with optional Co-op)

Mechanical Engineering with Environmental Option (BASc) (with optional Co-op)

Mechanical Engineering with Materials Option (BASc) (with optional Co-op)

Contact Us

Student Recruitment Office
Phone: 519-973-7014
Toll-Free (Canada/US): 1-800-864-2860