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Quick Facts

  • The Faculty of Engineering was established in 1974
  • We have two locations: our Thunder Bay campus and our new hub in Barrie
  • Lakehead’s Faculty of Engineering is ranked #1 in Canada among universities focused on undergraduate education by Times Higher Education
  • Every Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) degree we offer is accredited by the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board (CEAB)
  • Lakehead University’s engineering graduates have a high employment rate, with approximately 95% of graduates finding employment within six months of graduation

By The Numbers

  • 800 Undergraduate Students
  • 200 Graduate Students (Master’s and PhD)
  • 50 Faculty Members
  • 6 Undergraduate Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) Programs
  • 9 Graduate Programs (Master’s & PhD)


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