Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Designed around a framework of sustainability, Mechanical Engineering empowers you to design and develop processes and systems that improve our environment, technology and quality of life. 

Our innovative Mechanical Engineering program has been built to prepare you for a challenging and rewarding career in this versatile field. This program emphasizes the principles of physics and materials science for analysis, design, manufacturing, and maintenance of mechanical systems. It involves the production and usage of heat and mechanical power for the design, production, and operation of machines and tools. By emphasizing collaboration and integration, you will experience practical design-based learning and develop the tools to create new and effective solutions to issues in our world.

With unique options to challenge and inspire, you can choose to obtain a degree of specialization in one of five areas, or to complete electives which broaden your understanding and knowledge for use in a range of mechanical applications.  Areas of specialization include:

  • Renewable and sustainable energy 
  • Mechatronics
  • Manufacturing
  • Biomechanics and prosthetics 
  • Or - mix and match to complement your own interests

Co-op option available for Mechanical Engineering