Toronto ranked #1 safest city in North America and #4 in the world     Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering ranked Nº7 in Canada for Overall Research, NTU International Rankings     Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering ranked Nº4 for faculty h-index in Canada for Overall Research, NTU International Rankings     Engineering not for women? WRONG!: Dept of ELCE is proud to announce that 1st year ELCE students are 25% female with Biomedical Engineering at 53%! Graduate Student female population at 25% and a strong female faculty contingent also at 25%     Strong Enrolment: ELCE Department currently has 1179 undergraduate students, 167 graduate students     Ryerson Engineering ranked among the Top 10 Engineering Schools in Canada, Maclean's & US News  

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The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is the largest department in the Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science (FEAS) at Ryerson University. The Department has 40 full-time faculty members, 12 support staff, and over 1,000 undergraduate students pursuing Bachelor of Engineering degrees in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, and Biomedical Engineering. Over 150 students are currently enrolled in M.A.Sc., M.Eng., and Ph.D. programs in Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Computer Networks.


The Department is the home to one Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, three IEEE Fellows, one 3M National Teaching Fellow, one NSERC Industrial Research Chair in energy systems, one tier-2 Canada Research Chair in Software and Semantic Computing and two Tier-2 Canada Research Chairs in Biomedical Engineering, and many other faculty members who have distinguished themselves with numerous awards including Premier Research Excellence, and Ryerson Research Chair awards.


  • EPEC 2018 CALL FOR PAPERS IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference, chaired by Bala Venkatesh, welcomes papers related to the conference theme, "Clean Technologies for Smart Cities". Deadline is April 15.
  • NSERC CANADA RESEARCH CHAIR OPENINGRyerson University invites applications for a Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Tier 1 or Tier 2 Canada Research Chair (CRC) in “Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning”.
  • 2017 RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS A catalog of journal publications published by the faculty and their graduate students.


IOT Smart City Hackathon • This two-day hackathon organized by IEEE Ryerson will provide a venue for students to express their creativity, collaboration, and innovative thinking to come up with ideas to solve real life problems. • Register


Hang Gao • PhD Final Thesis Defense • ENG460 • "Model Predictive Control of High Power Current-Source Converter for Medium-Voltage Induction Motor Drive"

Ajmery Sultana • PhD Internal Thesis Defense • ENG460 • "Resource allocation strategies for cognitive radio networks coexistence with D2D communications"