About
Engineering Canada

The Canadian Engineering Competition

The Canadian Engineering Competition (CEC) is an annual competition involving more than 170 of the best and brightest engineering students from across Canada. The competition strives to expand and advance the education of our future engineers. Additionally, it is designed to test the competitors to become innovative and creative engineers that always consider environmental, social and economic impacts of their decisions All competitors at the CEC qualify for the competition through one of four regional competitions:

Competitors will have the oppourtunity to compete in various competitions and engange with a number of sponsors through a career fair and social events. The CEC includes competitions in a variety of topics. Individual competitors can be entered in any one of the following competition categories:

  • Extemporaneous Debate
  • Senior Team Design
  • Junior Team Design
  • Consulting Engineering
  • Innovative Design
  • Engineering Communication
  • Re-Engineering

Memorial University

Founded in 1925 as a memorial to Newfoundland’s war dead, Memorial University College was elevated to degree-granting status in 1949 as Memorial University of Newfoundland. With about 19,000 students, today Memorial provides excellent undergraduate, graduate and professional programs across a wide range of disciplines.

The Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Memorial University is experiencing tremendous growth. The province's thriving industries in offshore oil, oceans, information and communication technologies, energy and mining sectors, among others, is creating a high demand for more engineers. Home to over 1000 students Memorial Engineering offers a variety of opportunity most notably 2 years of work experience through co-op before graduation.

St. John's, Newfoundland & Labrador

Memorials home in St. John’s, known affectionately as “The City of Legends” is the perfect place to start some legends of your own. Recognized for our interesting dialect, vibrant culture and overwhelming hospitality, we’ve been the starting place for new adventures for over 500 years. We’re thrilled to welcome you to our beautiful city full of colorful sites, colorful adventures and colorful people. From a “scoff and a scuff” to kissing a cod, by the end of the weekend you’ll be “havin a time” on the biggest little street in the world!