Why Mac Eng? – Faculty of Engineering
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Why McMaster Engineering?

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Why McMaster Engineering?

At McMaster, you define your experience. We’ll help you get there.

  • A global reputation for excellence

    Ranked as one of the world’s top engineering schools, the Faculty of Engineering plays a significant role in helping McMaster University earn its reputation as one of Canada’s most innovative universities.

  • 2nd largest co-op program in Ontario, Canada

    Gain valuable work experience by participating in our flexible, global co-op programs. Throughout the year, a team of 26 staff from the co-op office will help you connect with more than 1000 employers through 300+ virtual and in-person workshops and events annually.

  • Welcoming, diverse community

    At McMaster Engineering, not only are you a part of one of the world’s top universities, you are joining the #FireballFamily. We foster a spirit of innovation through cooperation, not competition. There are more than 70+ engineering clubs, teams, committees, conferences and competitions you can join to enhance your technical and non-technical skills.

Students from 100+ countries choose to study at McMaster Engineering

  • “I chose McMaster because it is one of the top 100 universities in the world, and McMaster has one of the best engineering programs in Canada.”

    Ayomikun, Civil Engineering
  • “I chose Canada because it is one of the most diverse countries in the world. Although I come from a different part of the world, I never felt I was new in that place, and it was really amazing. It was probably one of my best decisions to come to Canada.”

    Shabab, Electrical Engineering
  • “I chose to study iBioMed at McMaster because it is the first of its kind in Canada that integrates engineering and health sciences perfectly. Also, I really like the flexible co-op program. We can do 4, 8, 12 or 16 months of co-ops at any time after the first year, which is very special to McMaster Engineering.”

    Wantong, iBioMed

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