Carleton’s Engineering and Design programs prepare you for rewarding careers in the real world, by providing you with knowledge and skills that are highly desirable in today’s fast-paced, technology-driven society.

Carleton’s Faculty of Engineering and Design is recognized as a leading engineering and design faculty within Canada and beyond, with one of the most extensive ranges of programs in the country. You can graduate with the knowledge to design buildings, aircraft, software, telecommunications systems, medical devices, environmental solutions to pollution, or anything you can imagine. Carleton’s engineering and design programs will teach you that if you can envision it, you can make it a reality.

All programs of study leading to a Bachelor of Engineering degree are accredited by the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board of Engineers Canada.

Student Stories

Learn by Doing

You will be taught by faculty members who bring research expertise and industry know-how to the classroom. Carleton’s links with some of the best-known Canadian companies and government departments and agencies position our programs to be on the cutting-edge of advances.

Co-op Education

Apply your theoretical knowledge in the real world and try on career options through co-op placements.

Fourth-Year Projects

We emphasize problem solving through laboratory work, which culminates in a capstone design project.


Test your knowledge and match wits with other university students at the departmental, provincial or national levels. You’ll hone professional presentation skills and be exposed to mentors and business contacts.


Explore new interests, take on leadership roles and meet new friends who share your creativity and curiosity.

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Live Chat

Every Tuesday, 2:30 to 4:00 p.m.

Saturday Engineering and Design Sessions

Every fall, spend a Saturday getting to know the program you are most interested in.

Be an Engineer for a Day

Shadow an engineering student through our Carleton Engineering Mentorship Program (CEMP)

Bring Carleton to You

Classroom Sessions

Recent Carleton engineering graduates can present to your math, science, physics or careers class on our undergraduate engineering programs, co-op and job opportunities, or run hands-on activities to complement the curriculum.

Club Mentors

Mentors are available to support your robotics club.

Virtual Tour

See campus from your smartphone.

Success Stories

Faculty and Student Stories

Recent achievements and news.

Alumni Notes

How our grads are changing the world.

Student Projects

A sampling of undergraduate projects.

Learn about Carleton

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Life on campus and in the nation’s capital.

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