Electrical and Computer Engineering

Why Queen's ECE?

Imagine learning and contributing to the body of knowledge in the important field of Electrical and Computer Engineering. You can play a vital role in future developments in such areas as microchip design, solar vehicles, robots, next generation internet, fiber optics, communications, power engineering, green energy, wireless networks, internet security, and thousands of other areas. Almost every aspect of modern life is impacted by electrical and computer engineering.

At Queen's University, you will be work side-by-side with professors who not only know the industry, but help to shape it. Recent major employment surveys showed that Computer and Electrical Engineers are amongst the highest demand university graduates. Distinguish yourself with a degree from one of the most research intensive universities in Canada to help secure the future you want.

Our undergraduate student to professor ratio is amongst the lowest in the country. That means - as an undergraduate you will get to know your professors in small classroom settings.

Our graduate program is the largest in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Queen`s, and one of the largest on campus at Queen`s. That means access to resources and a large network of graduate students.

Our educational mission is to produce graduates with well-rounded technical knowledge and skills, with the ability to learn and adapt, with team-oriented and leadership skills, with a strong work ethic, and with effective communication skills.

In ECE at Queen's we offer the support of our excellent faculty, staff, and facilities - making our Department a superb place to learn and to excel.