Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Computer Engineering)
Field of Study
International Student Tution
- The University of Saskatchewan offers BSc in Computer Engineering with a duration of 4 years (8 semesters).
- This course is offered on a full-time basis and part-time studies are not available for this program.
- This program is provided both on-campus and off-campus.
- This program provides training in the software/hardware co-design of digital systems with an emphasis on embedded systems.
- The computer engineering program is an amalgamation of electronic engineering and computer sciences. Through this program, students can design and develop computer systems and other technological devices.
- The program is in collaboration with Electrical Engineering Program to cover general and in-depth topics of it.
- Student can take the following featured classes while pursuing this program:
- Discrete-Time Signals and Systems
- Microprocessor-Based Embedded Systems
- Verification of Digital Systems
- Students will complete several design projects throughout the degree, but perhaps the most exciting is the fourth-year Capstone Design Project.
- The Capstone Design Project allows students to apply top-down design principles to a year-long project, starting with a basic description of the product or system and culminating in a presentation of the final working design.
- While completes this Bachelor degree, a student can also enhance the experience with the following options:
- Certificate in Professional Communication
- Certificate in Technological Innovation
- Engineering Professional Internship Program
- The faculty and student ratio for this program are 1:17.
- The average salary goes up to 54,000 USD after completing this program.
- At the University of Saskatchewan, there are more than 25000 students that have come from over 130 countries.
- This university offers more than 130 programs, it has 13 colleges, 6 affiliated colleges, and three graduate schools under it.
- They offer multiple scholarships, around $13 million are provided for scholarships, bursaries, and awards.
- It ranked at #401 by the survey reports of Times World University Ranking, 2020 in the world, and 16-18 in Canada.
- The university comprises of 3 campuses spread in the area of 2,425 acres across the regions of Saskatoon, Regina, and Prince Albert.
|Degree Type Offered||Bachelor|
|Fees||$ 73408 for 4 yearsor 120 Credits Program|
|Delivery Type||full time|
|Admission Intake||fall (Deadline - July 1)|
Eligibility & Entry Requirement
- Required grade 12 classes and a minimum grade of 70% is required in each of these courses:
- Chemistry 30
- Physics 30
- Pre-Calculus 30
- Proof of English proficiency may be required for international applicants, whose first language is not English.
- Admission is offered on an ongoing basis until all seats are filled.
- Students must be qualified in IELTS or TOEFL to get admission in this program.
Indian Student Eligibility:
- The student has graduated from senior secondary school or equivalent (those applying for a postgraduate program must have graduated from a university or college).
- Minimum 4 major subjects in 12th Grade, including English, with an average of 70% and no course less than 65%.
Required Document List
Required Documents are:
- Transcript: Students must submit the official marks statements or transcripts that are provided by the college.
- Certificates: Certificates like High School or University/College Certificates are to be submitted of education qualification.
- Resume/CV: Outline of academic achievements and/or awards, publications, relevant work, and volunteer experience.
- Test Results: Provide proof of English proficiency, if English is not the first language in student country, as proof of IELTS/TOEFL result scores is to be submitted.
|fall||Jul 1, 2021|
Fees & Funding
Tution & Application Fees
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Academy Ranking of World Universities 2020
Ranked #301 / 500
Computer Science and Engineering [ International ]
Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids
|Name||Amount||International Students Eligible||Application Deadline|
|Axol Science Scholarship||$ 2000||Yes||Jul 1, 2020|
|ASID Foundation Legacy Scholarships||$ 4000||Yes||N/A|
|Adobe Women in Technology Scholarship||Variable||Yes||N/A|
|BrokerFish International student scholarship||$ 1000||Yes||Dec 21, 2020|
VISA & Work Study
- International Students will need to apply for a valid Student VISA before entering Canada.
- A student visa is an immigration document that allows students to live and study in Canada.
- The student must have a student visa to enroll in any degree, program, or course that takes more than 6 months to complete.
- Whether students also need an Entry Visa depends on their country of citizenship.
- The Temporary Resident Visa (Entry Visa) is a stamp placed on their passport that allows them to enter Canada.
- In most cases, students Entry Visa will have the same expiry date as their Student VISA.
- A student VISA is usually valid for the length of the student’s study program, plus an extra 90 days.
- The students need these documents to apply for a study permit:
- Proof of acceptance i.e The offer letter that the student received from the university.
- Proof of identity
- Proof of financial support i.e Documents showing the financial status.
- On-campus working options are available for full-time students.
- In case, an institution has campuses in different cities, students must not work on the campus where they are enrolled full-time.
- Working as a teaching or research assistant at a library, hospital, or research facility affiliated with the institution is also an option for students
- An International student with a valid student visa is eligible to work off-campus while completing studies.
Career and Placement after Course
As a computer engineering graduate, the student will have many possible job opportunities. Some of those job opportunities could include:
- Creating high-tech products like iPhones, digital TVs, and security scanners
- Developing satellite-based communication systems, wireless networks, and devices that comprise the Internet
- Designing robotic equipment for everything from medicine to mining
- Working for industry-leading companies like Apple, Electronic Arts, RIM and Google
- Designing and building international products for companies like Cisco networks while living in Saskatchewan
It was an easy way to experience life abroad and learn practically rather than theoretical.
The courses are good and interesting. The syllabus is not too much that it becomes a burden which is great.