The Faculty of Applied Science comprises a unique constellation of disciplines. Our core purpose is to discover, design, innovate, provide unwavering top-tier education and champion a community of responsible professionals.

STRATEGIC PLAN

Our strategic plan captures our vision and sets out our aspirations for the future. It articulates the diverse voices of the Applied Science community, and reflects what matters most to us.

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LEADERSHIP

Applied Science is currently led by Dean James Olson, who is assisted by six Associated Dean’s. Each school, engineering department, engineering program and research centre within Applied Science has a Director or Head.

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ADVISORY COUNCILS

The Faculty of Applied Science and each of its schools and engineering departments have advisory councils to help insure the most relevant academic programs, teaching, research, and professional service

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APSC AT A GLANCE
STUDENT ENROLLMENT
  • Undergraduate: 5,714
  • Graduate: 1,767
  • Alumni: 30,000
RESEARCH
  • $46 million annual research funding
  • $8 million industry funding
INDUSTRY
  • 106 spin-off companies
  • 1,975 annual co-op work terms in 16 countries
FACULTY
  • 320 faculty members
  • 365 faculty staff