Electrical and Computer Engineering

Why Graduate Studies at Queen's ECE?

Why Choose Graduate Studies in ECE at Queen's University?

  • Queen's University is one of the most prestigious and research-intensive universities in Canada and recognized around the world.
  • ECE has the largest graduate program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Queen's.
  • Graduate Students who are completing a thesis are fully funded - guaranteed funding from scholarships, teaching assistantships, research assistantships
  • Currently Industrial collarborations include such companies such as: Nortel, IBM, Samsung, Bell Mobility, MD Robotics, Sun Microsystems, and BTI Photonics.
  • Research expenditure in the department currently exceeds $7 million annually.
  • Our faculty have achieved both national and international recognition. Among our ranks we have two Canada Research Chairs, a Queen's Research Chair and 13 faculty members who are either Senior Members of Fellows of the IEEE.
  • We offer a wide range of research activities in all of the major specialization areas of electrical and computer engineering and have outstanding research facilities in the following areas:
    • Communications & Signal Processing
    • Microelectronics, Electromagnetics & Photonics
    • Robotics & Controls
    • Biomedical & Intelligent Systems
    • Power Electronics
    • Computer and Software Engineering