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Power up your career success and be on the forefront of innovation with our electrical engineering program. Learn about robots, autonomous cars, smart cities, the Internet, network design and more. You’ll have lots of opportunity to do research and many of our students hold patents on new discoveries and inventions they’ve developed while at UWindsor.
Sample Courses: Engineering Mechanics, Engineering Thermofluids, Electrical and Computing Fundamentals, Circuit Analysis, Digital Logic Design, Signals and Systems
Career Tracks: Robotics technician, software developer, systems engineer, controls designer, automation manager
Professional Designation Possible: PEng (Professional Engineer)
Course Requirements: Advanced Functions/MHF4U, Chemistry/SCH4U, Physics/SPH4U
Strongly Recommended: Calculus & Vectors/MCV4U
Minimum Average: 74% (74% in all math and science courses except Biology/SBI4U)
Mean Average (Entering Fall 2019): 86%
* Average over six Grade 12 academic courses.
Course Requirements: Grade 12 Advanced Functions, Grade 12 Chemistry, Grade 12 Physics
Strongly Recommended: Grade 12 Calculus & Vectors
Minimum Average: 74% (74% in all math and science courses except Grade 12 Biology)
Mean Average (Entering Fall 2019): 86%
* Applicants educated outside of Canada must submit evidence of education equivalent to the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) with six Grade 12 academic courses. Grades will be converted to Ontario equivalent grades.
Number of Graduates (2018)
Employment Rate of Graduates
(OUGS Engineering, 2017)
"The co-op placements through the University of Windsor helped me see my potential and improved my chances in finding full-time positions after graduation. The classes that helped me the most in achieving my goals were Electronics, Analog Circuit Design, Electromagnetic Waves, Embedded System Design, and many other courses."
Hanan Mekawy BASc in Electrical Engineering 
* Additional education and/or training required for some of the above careers.
With the programs you want and smaller student-to-faculty ratios, you can get the hands-on learning that’s sure to set you on a journey to a future you’ll be proud of.
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Your UWindsor experience is more than attending classes. It is a combination of academics, co-curricular activities, and extracurricular involvement. By making the most of all three elements of your university experience, you will maximize your opportunities to build your skills, broaden your personal network, and clarify your long term academic and career goals.
Courses of study specific to each program
Activities and experiences that complement coursework (Outstanding Scholars, peer mentoring, VIP)
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