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Computer Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #145 (WUR) Ottawa, Canada
Building on a solid foundation of traditional engineering skills, this Computer Engineering program at University of Ottawa covers many different aspects of computer software and hardware design, and allows for more specialized studies in microprocessor-based systems, computer architecture, programming concepts, real-time operating systems, software engineering and robotics.  
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Overview

The School of EECS is the University of Ottawa's centre for research and teaching in all areas related to computing, computers and communications. This interdisciplinary school combines four cutting-edge programs: electrical engineering, software engineering, computer engineering and computer science.The Computer Engineering  program is offered at University of Ottawa.

Having these closely-related programs joined in one academic unit means that our students benefit from professors with interdisciplinary knowledge gained from teaching in one or more of the four programs. The School of EECS also offers degrees in computing to several other Faculties.

Advanced research, carried out in the School of EECS's fifteen research areas, is funded by grants and contracts in the millions of dollars. The School, located in one of Canada's largest high-technology centres, enjoys excellent relationships with many local companies.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    129 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • Partially taught in English
    • Partially taught in French
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Principles of Chemistry
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Digital Systems 
  • Introduction to Computing 
  • Calculus 
  • Introduction to Linear Algebra
  • Discrete Mathematics for Computing
  • Fundamentals of Physics for Engineers

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    86

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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General Requirements

Before submitting an application, you must meet or intend to meet all of the admission requirements, namely, have a secondary school diploma (or the equivalent if you’ve studied outside Canada), attain the minimum average, meet the language requirements and take all the prerequisite courses for the program. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    52706 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26353 CAD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9420 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4710 CAD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Ottawa

  • 1168 - 1930 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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