Engineering Systems and Computing

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Engineering Systems and Computing is a        multi-disciplinary field that combines the base fundamentals of general engineering with the strength of computer hardware and software knowledge.

Engineering Systems and Computing is the only program of its kind in Canada that focuses on designing integrated computer based engineering systems.  It includes a mix of courses that cover software development, computer hardware design, mechanics and energy transfer, signal processing and optimization control. 

You will understand the strengths and limitations of hardware, software and their controls in order to develop efficient and reliable systems in a variety of industrial and commerical applications.  This unique mix will empower you to tackle the design of modern systems that requires multi-disciplinary skills and knowledge.

Students in Engineering Systems and Computing are able to direct their course of study to a particular area of interest in the following options:

  • Embedded systems
  • Mechantronic systems
  • Computing
  • Biomedical systems

Co-op option available for Engineering Systems and Computing

University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1