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

Electrical and Computer Engineering

24 months
1329 CAD/credit 39870 CAD/year
342 CAD/credit 10260 CAD/year
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Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of Ottawa combines the research strengths of the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) at the University of Ottawa and the departments of Electronics and of Systems and Computer Engineering at Carleton University.


Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of Ottawa introduces you to Computer communications, multimedia and distributed systems, Computer-aided design for electronic circuit and many more.

Students at Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of Ottawa will gain knowledge in:

  • Computer and software engineering
  • Digital and wireless communications
  • Microwave and electromagnetics
  • Signal, speech and image processing
  • Integrated circuits and devices
  • Systems and machine intelligence
  • Photonics systems
  • Biomedical engineering

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Software Engineering Project Management
  • Virtual Environments
  • Quality of Service Management for Multimedia Applications
  • Multimedia Compression, Scalability, and Adaptation
  • Network Routing Technologies
  • Planning and Design of Computer Networks
  • Cross Layer Design for Wireless Multimedia Networks
  • Design of Distributed System Software
  • Design and Testing of Reliable Digital Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have a bachelor’s degree with a specialization, or a major in electrical and computer engineering (or equivalent) with a minimum average of 70% (B).
  • Resume
  • A letter of intent outlining your career goals and proposed research area.
  • A very good knowledge of English language
  • 2 Recommendation letters
  • Transcripts 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39870 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1329 CAD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    10260 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 342 CAD per credit during 24 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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