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Future uOttawa Engineering Students

Discover why you should kick start your engineering or computer science future with us!

Make the future with us!

At uOttawa Engineering you’ll learn from leading researchers in world-class facilities, including our new STEM Complex. Whether you want to be a great engineer or a savvy computer scientist, we offer the perfect balance of theory and practice through our extensive CO-OP programs, our strong connection to the industry and our dynamic Centre for Entrepreneurship and Engineering Design (CEED). With our advanced prototyping and manufacturing facilities, competitive teams, entrepreneurial competitions and startup growth programs, we’ll foster your creativity so you can make your future.

92%
employment rate
after graduation*

500+
projects created annually in
our 7 prototyping facilities

96%
of CO-OP students
find internships


Discover your Faculty

Why Ottawa?

Ottawa is the place to be for engineers

  • #1 Most technology-intensive city in Canada
  • #1 Highest concentration of scientists and engineers in Canada, and #2 in North America after Silicon Valley
  • The region is recognized for excellence in research and innovation, according to Invest Ottawa and the Trade Commissioner Service
  • 1,700+ knowledge-based companies with 68,000+ employees
  • 44+ national and academic research labs
  • 90% of Canada’s industrial telecommunications research and development is conducted in Ottawa
  • Over $4.7 billion invested in Ottawa technology companies in the last ten years
View from downtown Ottawa at night

* Find employment in their field following in the 2 years after graduation. For more information.

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