Faculty of Engineering

Engineering Leadership and Innovation Certificate

Students participating in the Engineering Leadership and Innovation certificate will acquire a developed knowledge and critical understanding of the key concepts and skills in management, leadership and innovation. In particular, they will learn how the fields of engineering and business intersect and how principles of business and management can enhance the implementation of engineering technologies.

Admission and Program Structure
The certificate is open to Engineering students in their second or third year. To be eligible for admission, students must obtain a weighted average (YWA) of 70 per cent in their previous year in Engineering with no failures. In addition, students must complete an application form. Admission is not guaranteed and space is limited.

Requirements
To complete the Engineering Leadership and Innovation Certificate successfully, students must complete the following in addition to their BESc degree:

3.0 courses:
1.0 courseBusiness Administration 2257
2.0 coursesES 3330A/BES 3331A/BES 4480A/BES 4481A/B
Note: Students enrolled in the Integrated Engineering program are not eligible for this certificate.
Please also note:
Students who complete the Engineering Leadership and Innovation Certificate will not be required to take Business 2299E
BUS 2257 can be counted as a 1.0 Non-Technical Elective
Any of ES 3330A/B, ES 3331A/B, ES 4480A/B, ES 4481A/B may also count as a 0.5 Non-Technical Elective