Research at MIE

Groundbreaking research is conducted at MIE in eight main areas led by faculty in over 50 different research groups and laboratories.

MIE professors collaborate with students, postdoctoral fellows, industry and community partners and colleagues across the University.

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Community Spotlight

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Kimberly Lai (MASc Candidate, EngSci 1T9+PEY)

Kimberly didn't originally plan on pursuing a Master's degree after graduating, but she is now working towards her graduate degree and completing research she is truly passionate about


Christine Yaromich (MechE 2T1+PEY)

Christine ran into some COVID-19 roadblocks during her Professional Experience Year but still managed to land her dream internship at Tesla in Berlin.


Zhenglin Liu (MechE 1T9+PEY)

After graduating last spring Zhenglin planned to begin a master's program at Cambridge but the COVID-19 pandemic caused him to defer for a year and go down a different path.

Prospective Students

Undergraduate Studies

Our undergraduate students learn the principles of their disciplines by attending courses taught by our world-renowned faculty and gain real-world experience working with companies and organizations related to their fields of interest.

MIE students have the opportunity to:

  • graduate with 600 hours of professional training
  • tailor your studies to your interests in third and fourth year
  • choose to complete the Professional Experience Year program and gain paid work experience


Graduate Studies

Our alumni and current students are the best testament to the value of a U of T Engineering graduate degree. Whether you’re interested in a career as a leader in an engineering firm, the CEO of your own company, a researcher advancing their field, a world-class educator or an aspiring astronaut, graduate study can lead to innumerable opportunities across all sectors and environments.

MIE offers three graduate programs:

  • the professional Master of Engineering (MEng) program
  • the research-based Master of Applied Science (MASc)
  • the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programs

Faculty Initiatives

Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

U of T Engineering is committed to creating an equitable, inclusive and professional environment for all students, staff and faculty.

Read more about our commitment to EDI

Engineering for the World

Where in the world will engineering take you? Our students and alumni engage with their communities and the world with a global perspective.

Learn more about global opportunities

U of T Engineering CONNECT

Whether you are an alumnus, PhD candidate or current undergraduate student, U of T Engineering CONNECT is a gateway to enriching your professional and personal network.

Join U of T Engineering CONNECT

Giving Opportunities

Your generous gifts enable us to enhance our world-class research programs, improve our infrastructure, strengthen our support for students, and develop new educational programs.

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