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Electrical Engineering and Computing Technology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #145 (WUR) Ottawa, Canada
Electrical engineering is at the heart of today's exciting advances in technology. The Electrical Engineering and Computing Technology program is offered at University of Ottawa.
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Overview

With five technical specializations—communications, systems, electronics, microwave and photonic, and power and sustainable energy—our curriculum will enable you to influence how the world communities communicate, generate sustainable energy and heal diseases. As an electrical engineer, you will work with other engineers or scientists on emerging technologies. 

The option of Engineering Management will prepare you with necessary skills to pursue entrepreneurial activities and start your own technology-related business. The double degree program—BASc in Electrical Engineering and BSc in Computing Technology—will put you at the intersection of the two areas that propel the waves of technological development.

This Electrical Engineering and Computing Technology program at University of Ottawa is offered in English and in French. 

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Computing 
  • Discrete Structures
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Programming Paradigms
  • Advanced Programming Concepts with C++
  • Programming Language Concepts
  • Operating Systems
  • Introduction to Software Engineering
  • Software Construction

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    86

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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