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University of Waterloo Overview

Waterloo, ON (Canada)
1001 to 5000 employees
1957
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Education
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
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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 ... Read 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 ... Read more

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    Great working environment for a graduate student. Faculties are nice to work with.

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    Don't see any down sides.

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University of Waterloo Interviews

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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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University of Waterloo Awards & Accolades

  • Business Excellence Award Winner - Employee Engagement, Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce, 2016

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