University of Waterloo, a leading public academic institution in
Canada, is committed to international outreach. It welcomes students
and faculty from across the globe. It is one of Canadas
leading comprehensive universities, with strong teaching and
research programs in six faculties: Applied Health Sciences, Arts,
Engineering, Environmental Studies, Mathematics, and Science. They
are committed to advancing learning and knowledge through teaching,
research, and scholarship. The school is notable for being the first
accredited university in North America to create a Faculty of
Mathematics, and for having the largest co-op program in the world.
The school is also known for having more company spin-offs than any
other Canadian university, and as such, the university has been
called the "Silicon Valley of the North"
Applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis, until the maximum
enrollment is met. Once the maximum enrolment is met we will
consider applications for the following year. As a result of the
large number of applicants and the high degree of interest in the
MBET program, we strongly recommend you apply as soon as possible.
If you are an international student, please check with your embassy
for study permit processes and timelines.
A letter of intent stating why you would like to enter the MBET
program, and outlining previous work, business or entrepreneurial
experiences. (Normally at least one year of prior work experience
obtained either through cooperative work terms as part of an
undergraduate academic program or through post-graduate work
experience is required.)