Electrical and Computer Engineering, M.Eng. | Carleton University | Ottawa, Canada
M.Eng. On Campus

Electrical and Computer Engineering

12 months
39797 CAD/year
8455 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Electrical and Computer Engineering MEng program is offered jointly by the Department of Systems and Computer Engineering and the Department of Electronics in the Faculty of Engineering and Design at Carleton University.


Carleton has known expertise in this field, producing highly qualified graduates to work on projects ranging from high-speed/high-frequency circuitry to optical fiber communications.

Our renowned researchers work in areas such as biomedical engineering, computing, electrical engineering, engineering systems and analysis, interactive multimedia systems, software engineering, speech/signal/image processing and telecommunications.

The Electrical and Computer Engineering MEng program is also offered through the Ottawa-Carleton Institute for Electrical and Computer Engineering which allows our students access to the largest program in Canada with resources both at Carleton University and the University of Ottawa.

Career Opportunities

Our location in the nation’s capital allows for collaboration with relevant government departments, the National Research Council Canada, the Communications Research Centre Canada, and high-tech industries in the aerospace, telecom, automotive, and service industries, for example. Your proximity to these facilities ensures that your potential career is just around the corner.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Channel Coding
  • Fourier Optics
  • Photonics Networks
  • Knowledge-Based Systems
  • Topics in Electronics
  • Survivable Optical Networks

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree with an average of at least B+ or higher in electrical engineering or a related discipline.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39797 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39797 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8455 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8455 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Ottawa

1168 - 1925 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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