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    I worked at University of Waterloo full-time (More than 5 years)

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    Waterloo in a great city to live, safe environment, nice people.

    Cons

    Staff working in ECE department are the worst ever ones I have seen in my entire life. A bunch of old ladies who think don't respect other employees and students.


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    I applied in-person. I interviewed at University of Waterloo.

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    The selection was based on committee decision, past achievements in the field, GRE general and GRE subject scores as well as TOEFL scores. The results were announced within approximately four months of the application. After the acceptance, I took around 4-5 months to start my PhD program

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Website www.uwaterloo.ca
Headquarters Waterloo, Canada
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1957
Type College / University
Industry Education
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

In just half a century, the University of Waterloo, located at the heart of Canada's technology hub, has become one of Canada's leading comprehensive universities with 35,000 full- and part-time students in undergraduate and graduate programs. Waterloo, as home to the world's largest post-secondary co-operative education program, embraces its connections to the ... More

Mission: The University of Waterloo's new Strategic Plan has a single goal: to be recognized as one of the top innovation universities in the world. Our Strategic Plan identifies eight themes (areas of strength) for Waterloo. ◾Experiential education ◾Entrepreneurship ◾Transformational research ◾Outstanding academic programming ◾A global outlook (Internationalization) ◾Vibrant student experience ◾Robust staff-employer relationship ◾A sound value system

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