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The University of Waterloo (Canada)

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Funny how only haters choose to comment here.Quite BrightEngineering Department
Funny how only haters choose to comment here. Matter of the fact is, if you're here for anything not Engineering/Math then it's not worth it.

On the other hand, the tech programs here are the best in Canada. Especially because of the Co-op program. I'm in third year Software Engineering, and 90% of my class is heading to the bay area (California) to work for tech giants (like Google/Fb etc) for their next co-op term. The pay for these interns is averaged around 50$/hr along with great connections and environment. If you want a good career path, Waterloo is definitely the best choice. Companies (such as google) even decide to open local offices just to hire Waterloo grads/co-ops.Sad to see loo rated so low on this site.

3rd Year Male -- Class 2017
Collaboration/Competitive: A+, Extracurricular Activities: C
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The most useless school i've ever attended. I was depressed the entire 4 years I attended that school. If you are an Asian and a geek, then this is the school for you.
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