Why Grad Studies?Why Grad Studies?Queen's University

Program Overview

The Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering is home to nationally and internationally recognized researchers. And because we keep our class sizes small, our students are able to interact with faculty members and learn from them in a way that is simply not possible in a larger institution. Our faculty includes 2 Canada Research Chairs, Queen’s Research Chair and 12 faculty members are either Senior Members or Fellows of the IEEE Our department is home to the Advanced Photonics Systems Lab, a national photonics and microelectronics facility unique to Queen’s, and the Energy and Power Electronics Applied Lab.


  • Communications
  • Computer and Software Engineering
  • Microelectronics
  • Electromagnetics and Photonics
  • Power Electronics
  • Biomedical and Intelligent Systems

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Why MEng?

The Master of Engineering (MEng) is an eight month coursework based graduate program that is designed for engineering graduates who want to enhance their technical and professional skills to have a competitive edge in today’s job market.

ECE has a unique industrial internship option. This option suits students who are interested in developing advanced management skills while gaining real-world experience.

Why Queen’s for your MEng?

Queen’s Engineering has leading-edge faculty, state of the art facilities and a customizable program to help you enhance your employment opportunities.

Program Details:

The requirement for the MEng degree is eight courses. Two of the courses can be at the 400 undergraduate level. Students are eligible to take any course listed in the Graduate Calendar, as long as at least four of the courses are taken from their home department. Students generally take a set of courses that fit their background and interests.